Graduate School

Current Students – Upcoming Doctoral Defenses

February

2/23/17
Wenjie Du, Business Administration/Tourism and Sport, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Examining the Incremental Effects of Participatory Sporting Events in Promoting Active Living: Creating Actionable Knowledge to Tackle a Public Health Crisis
394 Speakman Hall, 3:00 p.m.

2/23/17
Lixiao Zhang, Pharmacology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Ph.D.
Hyperhomocysteinemia Accelerates Stroke-Induced Brain Injury via Promoting Endothelial Activation and Inflammatory Cell Infiltration--Role of ICAM-1 Mediated Neutrophil and Monocyte Infiltration
710 Medical Education and Research Building, 3:00 p.m.

2/24/17
Steven Merkel, Pathology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Ph.D.
Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury on Addiction-Like Behavior and Their Neuropathological Correlates
810 Medical Education and Research Building, 2:00 p.m.

2/27/17
Elizabeth Hepford, Education/Applied Linguistics, College of Education
Ph.D.
Dynamic Second Language Development: The Interaction of Complexity, Accuracy, and Fluency in a Naturalistic Learning Context
271 Ritter Hall Annex, 2:00 p.m.

 

March

3/7/17
Elena Schmidt, Urban Education, College of Education
Ph.D.
Determinants of Beginning Teacher Career Outcomes: Who Stays and Who Leaves?
301 Ritter Hall, 10:00 a.m.

3/9/17
Sara Wilson, English, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Unnaturalism: British Literary Naturalism Between the Wars
1006 Anderson Hall, 3:30 p.m.

3/28/17
Jonathan Crider, History, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Printing Politics: The Emergence of Political Parties in Florida, 1821-1861
914 Gladfelter Hall, 2:00 p.m.

 

April

4/3/17
Brandon Becker, Social and Behavioral Health Sciences, College of Public Health
Ph.D.
Mindfulness and Work-Related Functioning Among Head Start Staff
941 Ritter Hall Annex, 9:30 a.m.