Faculty Profile for Dr. Colleen Crystal Myles

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Dr. Colleen Crystal Myles
Assistant Professor — Department of Geography
ELA 139
phone: (512) 245-1327

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Myles, C. C., & Breen, J. (2018). (Micro)movements and microbrew: On craft beer, tourism trails, and material transformation(s) in the city. In C. Kline, S. Slocum, & C. Cavaliere (Eds.), Beers, Ciders and Spirits: Craft Beverages and Tourism in the U.S. New York, NY: Palgrave.
  • Senese, D., Randelli, F., Hull, J., & Myles, C. C. (2018). Drinking in the good life: Tourism mobilities and the slow movement in wine country. In M. Clancy (Ed.), Slow Tourism, Food and Cities: Pace and the Search for the ‘Good Life.’ New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Furness, W., & Myles, C. C. (n.d.). Apples and actor-networks: Exploring apples as actors in English cider. In Fermented landscapes: Lively processes of socio-environmental transformation. Lincoln, NE, United States: University of Nebraska Press.
  • Myles, C. C. (n.d.). Fermented landscapes: Lively processes of socio-environmental transformation. Lincoln, NE, United States: University of Nebraska Press.
  • Myles, C. C. (n.d.). Fermented landscapes: Considering the macro consequences of micro(be) processes of socio-environmental transformation. In Fermented landscapes: Lively processes of socio-environmental transformation. Lincoln, NE, United States: University of Nebraska Press.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Mobility Partner (funded residency at the University of Rennes-2, Brittany, France). June 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: J. Warren Nystrom Award - Finalist, American Association of Geographers. October 1, 2014 - April 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Second Place, Tom McKnight Graduate Student Paper Award, California Geographical Society. April 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Rural American West Paper Award, Rural Geography Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers. 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: “Silver” Community Service Award, University of California, Davis. 2011

Selected Grants

  • Myles, Colleen Crystal. Research Enhancement Program (REP) grant, Texas State University, $8000. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Myles, Colleen Crystal. Graduate Studies Travel Award, University of California, Davis, Institutional (Higher Ed). (Funded: 2011). Grant.
  • Myles, Colleen Crystal. Oroville Thompson Travel Grant, Community Development Graduate Group in the Department of Human and Community Development, UC Davis, Institutional (Higher Ed). (Funded: April 2007). Grant.
  • Myles, Colleen Crystal. AAG-NSF Travel Grant to attend the International Geographical Union/International Geographical Congress Conference in Beijing, China, $2000. (Funded: August 21, 2016 - August 25, 2016). Grant.
  • Hiner, Colleen C (Principal). Study Abroad Development Grant, Texas State University Study Abroad Office, Institutional (Higher Ed), $1500. (Submitted: May 1, 2015, Funded: May 1, 2015 - May 31, 2015). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Travel Funding Committee (Ad hoc)
January 2019-Present
Member
Environment and Sustainability Committee
August 2018-May 2021
Member
Undergraduate Committee, Department of Geography, Texas State University
August 2018-May 2019
Member
Distance Education Committee
August 2018-May 2019
Member
College of Liberal Arts Study Abroad Council
August 2017-May 2019