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Service at Department

Dr. Kyne serves in many different committees at the department level.

  • Committee Member, Sociology Outreach Committee. (September 29, 2017 - Present).

  • Committee Member, Sociology Website Committee. (September 29, 2017 - Present).

  • Committee Member, M.A. Disaster Studies Program. (April 2017 - Present).

  • Committee Member, Environmental Studies Program. (August 2015 - Present).

  • Committee Member, Disaster Studies Assessment Committee. (September 29, 2017 - Present).

  • Committee Chair, Three-Year Lecturer Search Committee. (August 2017 - Present).

  • Committee Member, Emergency Faculty Search Committee. (June 2017 - Present).

  • Committee Member, Sociology General Education Core Assessments. (September 2016 - Present).

  • Faculty Mentor, Faculty Mentor for Amie Bostic. (July 2016 - Present).

  • Faculty Representative, MA Disaster Studies Program Exhibition Booth at the Graduate Fair 2017 at UTRGV. (March 9, 2017).

  • Faculty Representative, Undergraduate Sociology Degrees Exhibition at Sociology Booth at Discover UTRGV Fair. (February 25, 2017).

  • Committee Member, Core Assessment Method. (September 2016 - December 2016).

  • Committee Member, Search Committee for Tenure Track Faculty Position for Medical Sociology. (July 2016 - December 30, 2016).

  • Committee Member, Search Committee for Tenure-tracked Assistant Professor of GIS/Immigration. (October 2015 - March 2016).

  • Committee Member, Search Committee for Three-Year Untenured Lecturer. (November 20, 2015 - February 2016).

 

Graduate Fair 2018 (Edinburg)

Dr. Kyne organized an exhibition of Disaster Studies M.A. booth at the Graduate Fair 2018 (Edinburg) on March 8, 2018, to promote the graduate study program and attract new students. In addition, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held in order to mark the new opening of the graduate program at the event. There were 90 visitors who visited the booth. In other words, the exhibition lasted 3 hours (180 minutes) from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm and there was one visitor every two minutes during the exhibition time. Among 90 visitors, 70 of them completed an online registration form; 47 of them indicated that they would definitely apply to the program. Hearty appreciation goes to a group of Disaster Studies M.A. graduate students who actively volunteered in the event.

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Graduate Fair 2017 (Edinburg)

Dr. Kyne seen at the M.A. in Disaster Studies booth in the Graduate Fair 2017 at UTRGV on March 9, 2017.

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Discover UTRGV Fair 2017 (Edinburg)

Dr. Kyne presenting undergraduate sociological degree programs to prospective students at Discover UTRGV Fair on February 25, 2017.

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