Faculty Fellow Symposia

Symposiums are sponsored by the Donald D. Harrington Fellows Program and organized by Harrington Faculty Fellows.

2015

Webber Energy Group Research Symposium
Professor Michael Webber
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
University of Texas at Austin
Department of Mechanical Engineering
January 13-14, 2015


2014

Pushing Borders: Extending Mexican, U.S. & Chicano Historiographies
Professor Ana Raquel Minian
Stanford University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Center for Mexican-American Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
February 28, 2014

Conference on Industrial Organization
Professor Allan Collard-Wexler
New York University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Economics
The University of Texas at Austin
April 4-5, 2014

Place Memory, Place Politics: Cultural Perspectives on the Local and Locality
Professor Omur Harmansah
Brown University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Middle Eastern Studies and Religious Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
April 11-12, 2014

Bayesian Analysis and Scientific Computation
Professor Donatello Telesca
University of California – Los Angeles
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Division of Statistics and Scientific Computation
The University of Texas at Austin
April 25, 2014

Practices of Play
Professor Patrick Jagoda
University of Chicago
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of American Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
November 14. 2014


2013

Systematic Semantic Change
Professor Ashwini Deo
Yale University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Linguistics
The University of Texas at Austin
April 5-6, 2013

Next-Generation Materials for Energy Generation, Storage, and Transport
Professor Alan McGaughey, Carnegie Mellon University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin 
May 9, 2013

Energy [Ex]Change - Munich and Austin: Regional Centers of Sustainable Innovation
Professor Petra Liedl, Technische Universität München
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
School of Architecture
The University of Texas at Austin
October 1-2, 2013


2012

Picking Up the Pieces: Refiguring Jerusalem and Rome in Late Antiquity
Professor Ra'anan Boustan, University of California - Los Angeles
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Religious Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
March 26, 2012

Probabilistic Techniques and Algorithms
Professor Rachel Ward, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas at Austin
April 6-7, 2012

Matter of Contention: Relics & Other Sacred Objects at the Crossroads of Religious Traditions
Professor Ra'anan Boustan, University of California - Los Angeles
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Religious Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
April 23-24, 2012


2011

New Directions in Aesthetics: The Twentieth Century and Beyond
Professor Holly Watkins, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Butler School of Music
The University of Texas at Austin
February 26, 2011

Performing Lesbian Archives
Professor Robin Bernstein, Harvard University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Theatre and Dance
The University of Texas at Austin
March 4-5, 2011

Acquaintance Conference
Professor Katherine Dunlop, Brown University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Philosophy
The University of Texas at Austin
March 26-27, 2011

Harrington Mathematics Symposium
Professor Monica Vişan, University of California - Los Angeles
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas at Austin
April 29-30, 2011

The Romantic and Peer Contexts of Adolescent Health
Professor Derek Kreager, Pennsylvania State University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Population Research Center in conjunction with the Department of Sociology
The University of Texas at Austin
May 5-6, 2011

Harrington Symposium in Biomedical Engineering
Professor Ali Khademhosseini, Harvard-MIT's Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Biomedical Engineering
November 10, 2011


2010

Seaborne Renaissance: Global Exchanges and Religion in Early Modernity 
Professor Su Fang Ng, University of Oklahoma, Norman
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of English
The University of Texas at Austin
February 6, 2010

Discourses of Music, Sound, and Film: A Meeting of Disciplines
Professor Mark J. Butler, Northwestern University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Butler School of Music
The University of Texas at Austin
February 14-17, 2010

The Archives and The Profession of Literary Studies: Early Modern and Modern British and Irish Literature
Professor Jason E. Powell, St. Joseph's University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of English
The University of Texas at Austin
February 20, 2010

Symposium on Bayesian Non-Parametrics
Professor Carlos M. Carvalho, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Information, Risk and Operations
The University of Texas at Austin
March 26, 2010

Nonlinear Analysis and PDEs
Professor Alessio Figalli, University of Nice, France
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas at Austin
April 16-17, 2010

Just Ethics: Topics in Normative Ethics
Professor David Enoch, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
School of Law
The University of Texas at Austin
May 1-2, 2010


2009

Race, Ethnicity, and the History of Books: A Symposium
Professor Matt Cohen, Duke University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of English
The University of Texas at Austin
Saturday, February, 7, 2009

Weather Patterns: Climate, Culture, and Place Making
Professor Allan W. Shearer, Rutgers University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
School of Architecture
The University of Texas at Austin
Saturday, February, 7, 2009

Black Urban Atlantics Conference: An Urban Perspective, 1400-1900
Professor Matt Childs, University of South Carolina
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of History
The University of Texas at Austin
April 2-3, 2009

Immigration and Political Psychology
Professor Bethany Albertson, University of Washington at Seattle
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Government
The University of Texas at Austin
April 24, 2009

Texas Symposium on the Development of Close Relationships: An Interdisciplinary Integration*
Professor Lorne Campbell, University of Western Ontario
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Human Development and Family Sciences
May 8-9, 2009

*"Interdisciplinary Research on Close Relationships: The Case for Integration" was published in December 2011 by the American Psychological Association.  The volume was edited by Dr. Campbell and Thomas J. Loving and is largely based on the presentations from Campbell's symposium. 

Quantitative Methods in Finance: A Bayesian Perspective
Professor Carlos Carvalho, University of Chicago Booth School of Business 
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management 
The University of Texas at Austin
December 4, 2009


2008

Duke University/Northwestern University/UT Austin IO Theory Conference
Seventh in a series of annual conferences focusing primarily on theoretical work in industrial organization and market design
Professor Marcin Peski, University of Chicago
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Economics
The University of Texas at Austin
December 6-7, 2008

Geology of the Aegean 
Professor Elizabeth Catlos
Oklahoma State University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Geological Sciences
The University of Texas at Austin
Monday-Wednesday, April 28-30, 2008
IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science

Mexico-U.S. Migration: Rural Transformation Development
Professor Rebecca Torres, East Carolina University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of Geography and the Environment
Wednesday-Thursday, April 9-10, 2008

The Economics of Business and the Law
Professor Niko Matouschek, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
The University of Texas at Austin
School of Law and Department of Economics
Friday, April 18, 2008

Green Chemistry for Catalytic C-C Bond Formation: USA-Japan Young Chemist Exchange
Professor Fumitoshi Shibahara, Gifu University, Japan 
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Friday-Saturday, July 11-12, 2008


2007

Papyri and Classical Literature
Ben Henry
University of Oxford
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Classics
The University of Texas at Austin
April 16, 2007

Guernica and After: The Power of Representation
Andrea Giunta
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Art and Art History
The University of Texas at Austin
April 21, 2007

The Politics of Peace and the Consequences of War
Ronald R. Krebs
University of Minnesota
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Government
The University of Texas at Austin 
May 6-7, 2007

Neural Systems of Social Behavior Conference
Jennifer Beer
University of California – Davis
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Psychology
The University of Texas at Austin
May 11-13, 2007


2006

Animal Humanities: A Symposium
Ivan Kreilkamp
Indiana University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of English 
April 21-22, 2006

Solid State Cavity Quantum ElectroDynamics
Carlo Piermarocchi
Michigan State University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow 
Department of Physics
The University of Texas at Austin 
October 6-7, 2006


2005

Root Causes of Suicide Terrorism
Ami Pedahzur
University of Haifa. Israel
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Government
Co-sponsored by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Government and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
May 12-13, 2005

State of Research in Strategy and Organizations
James D. Westphal
The University of Texas at Austin
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow 
Red McCombs School of Business
The University of Texas at Austin 
March 25, 2005

Transnational Circulation of Landscape Narratives and Nation Building
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra 
State University of New York – Buffalo
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of History
The University of Texas at Austin
April 15, 2005


2004

The University and International Relations in the 21st Century
Frank Gavin
The University of Texas at Austin
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
Co-sponsored by UT Global Challenges Initiative (UT-GCI)
The University of Texas at Austin
June 23, 2004

Empire, Human Rights, and Transnational Contexts in the History of American Law 
John Witt
Columbia University Law School
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
University of Texas School of Law
Co-sponsored by The University of Texas at Austin Global School of Law
October 28, 2004


2003

Criticizing Asceticism: Asian and European Religious Views in Comparative Perspective 
Oliver Freiberger
University of Bayreuth, Germany
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Asian Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
September 18-20, 2003

Designing for Civic Environmentalism
Andrew Light
New York University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
School of Architecture
Co-sponsored by Center for Sustainable Development
The University of Texas at Austin
November 12-15, 2003


2002

Variational and Viscosity Methods in Partial Differential Equations
Xavier Cabré
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas at Austin
Co-sponsored by TICAM (Texas Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics)
Co-organized by Luis Caffarelli (The University of Texas at Austin)
April 17-20, 2002

The Murray S. Johnson and Donald D. Harrington Conference on Monetary Economics
Beatrix Paal
Stanford University
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Economics
The University of Texas at Austin 
March 1-2, 2002


2001

Nanoscience
Angela M. Belcher
The University of Texas at Austin
Donald D. Harrington Faculty Fellow
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
The University of Texas at Austin
November 2, 2001