Faculty Profile for Dr. Heather Galloway

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Dr. Heather Galloway
Dean, Honors College — Honors College
Professor — Physics
LAMP 407
phone: (512) 245-2266

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Galloway, H. C., Benitez, J. J., Heredia-Guerrero, J. A., & San Miguel, M. A. (2017). Packing Defects in Fatty Amine Self-Assembled Monolayers on Mica as Revealed from AFM Techniques. Physical Chemistry B, 493–499. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b03603
  • Galloway, H. C. (2013). Elementary Physics I, Guide to Syllabus Change. In S. Mayo & P. J. Larke (Eds.), Integrating Multiculturalism into the Curriculum: From the Liberal Arts to the Sciences. Peter Lang Publishers.
  • Dickinson, G., Un, L., Ford, D., Galloway, H. C., Lemke, M., & Ly, M. (2013). Moving Towards Inquiry in a Culture That Values Authority: Cambodian Student Perceptions.
  • Spencer, G., Anyamesem-Mensah, B., Galloway, H. C., Bandyopadhyay, A., & Frasier, D. (2011). Silicon nanoparticle synthesis by short-period thermal anneals at atmospheric pressure in argon. Journal Of Vacuum Science & Technology, 29(5). https://doi.org/051508-1-6
  • Monreal, G. H., Staggs, S. J., Blanda, M. T., Geerts, W. J., Galloway, H. C., & Spencer, G. F. (2005). Synthesis, characterization, and investigation of a conformationally immobile calix[6]arene as a negative electron beam resist. Journal Of Vacuum Science & Technology B 23, 5.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award for Teaching, College of Science. 2005
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award for Teaching, College of Science. 2001
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award for Scholarly/Creative Activity, College of Science. 2001
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Committee on Careers and Professional Development of the American Physical Society. 2000
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Award for Service, College of Science. 2000

Selected Grants

  • Galloway, Heather C (Co-Principal), Gutierrez, C (Co-Principal). Advanced Electronics Interface and Computer Simulation Labs: Preparing Students for High-tech Careers, Texas State University – computer funds, $36461. (Funded: 1999). Grant.
  • Galloway, Heather C. Unsolicited Research Award –Galloway and C. Gutierrez co-PIs (GFT), Motorola, $25000. (Funded: 1998). Grant.
  • Galloway, Heather C, Close, Eleanor W, Olmstead, Alice R, Luxford, Cynthia J, Feng, Li. Building Capacity: Creating Faculty-Student Communities for Culturally Relevant Institutional Change, National Science Foundation Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI Program), Federal, $2499933. (Submitted: March 6, 2019, Funded: October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2024). Grant.
  • Galloway, Heather C (Co-Principal), Dickinson, Gail (Principal), Lemke, Maureen. Transforming teaching methodologies at Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP) and Svay Rieng University (SRU) from lecture to inquiry, Royal University of PhnomPenh, $150000. (Funded: June 1, 2011 - September 1, 2011). Grant.
  • Galloway, Heather C (Principal). The Gallery of Common Experience, National Collegiate Honors Council Portz Grant, $1000. (Funded: September 2007 - May 2008). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Membership Officer
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at Texas State University
Campus Information Resource Advisor Council
Institutional Effectiveness Council
Active panelist
National Science Foundation
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at Texas State University