Dr Jeff Gavin is a Lecturer in Psychology at the Department of Psychology.
As a Critical Social Psychologist, he has an established programme of research examining how identities are constructed and negotiated through online communication.
It took a special meeting at noon on Wednesday with only 24 hours’ public notice during a holiday week when almost half of the City Council was out of town.
One asserts that hummus carries 25 calories per tablespoon; another puts the calorie count at 35. Thanks to one app, she knows the distance and calories burned walking to my office.
Over the next few weeks I learn that her bathroom scale automatically transmits her weight to her i Phone, which also tracks her BMI and fat.
Voice of OC revealed the relationship in October 2015, and Cavazos was censured this past June by an international city management association for dating a subordinate.
However, to many who observe Santa Ana politics – not to mention the vast majority of the 30 or so residents and activists who showed up to the meeting Wednesday – the brazen takedown had much more to do with the mayor’s desire to re-assert his power at City Hall, and for new council members to pay back an election-year debt to the city’s police union, than it did an inappropriate workplace relationship.“Intentionally you guys put this together so the…rest of the City Council wouldn’t be here, and of course the public, who like myself, that [has to] work,” said Albert Castillo, an activist with Chicanos Unidos.
Pulido, Solorio and Villegas had tried last week, during the council’s last regular meeting of the year, to get the four votes necessary to put Cavazos on leave.
But scores of residents packed the chambers to protest the move, and councilmen Sal Tinajero, David Benavides and Vincente Sarmiento — all strong supporters of Cavazos — spoke vehemently against it.
Dr Gavin currently has funding from the National Institute for Health Research and the University Teaching Development Fund.
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He is particularly interested in internet dating, social networking sites, and online support.
His work involves both textual and visual analyses of online interactions, as well as the design and implementation of online support in collaboration with colleagues in Human-Computer-Interaction.
The invitation to play in China saw him drop out of his high school, where his mother was half-supportive at first, however with Anathan's brother convincing her, the family later showed full support and still do to this day.