Graduate School

Current Students – Upcoming Doctoral Defenses

June

6/24/16
Saeed Tiari, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
Ph.D.
Experimental and Numerical Study of Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage Systems Assisted by Heat Pipe for Concentrated Solar Power Application
301 Engineering Building, 2:00 p.m.

6/27/16
Jaeseok Lee, Business Administration, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Understanding the Responsible Gambling Behavior of Non-Problem Gamblers
394 Speakman Hall, 11:00 a.m.

6/28/16
Adam Blomberg, Physics, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Studies of the Proton Structure Through Measurements at the First Nucleon Resonance
408 Science Education and Research Center, 10:30 a.m.

6/28/16
Robert DePhillips, Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Economic Freedom for the Free: How Neoliberalism is Leading to Greater Inequality Within Countries
206 Anderson Hall, 3:30 p.m.

6/28/16
Nicole Lounsbury, Pharmaceutical Sciences/Medicinal Chemistry, School of Pharmacy
Ph.D.
Design, Synthesis and SAR of the First Inhibitors of Methicillin-Resistant S. Aureus RnpA as Novel Antimicrobial Agents
530 School of Pharmacy Building, 1:00 p.m.

6/28/16
Anne Roder, Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
An Examination of the Effectiveness of Community-Based Organizations in Helping Low-Income Individuals Improve Their Use of Credit and Credit Scores as Part of a Wealth-Building Strategy
206 Anderson Hall, 1:00 p.m.

6/29/16
Carrie Potter, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Interactive Role of Anxiety Sensitivity and Pain Expectancy in Dental Anxiety
Psychological Services Center, Room 420, 1:00 p.m.

6/30/16
Ariella Werden-Greenfield, Religion, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Warriors and Prophets of Livity: Samson and Moses as Moral Exemplars in Rastafari
621 Anderson Hall, 1:00 p.m.

6/30/16
Yanqing Zhang, Business Administration, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Reinsurance Counterparty Analysis in the Life Insurance Industry: The Impact on Firm Performance/Mergers and Acquisitions in the Global Insurance Industry
505 Alter Hall, 1:00 p.m.

 

July

7/6/16
Daniel Kulper, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
The Time Course of Anger: An Experimental Investigation
615 Weiss Hall, 2:00 p.m.

7/6/16
Johnny Perez, Chemistry, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Elucidating the Fundamentals of Laser Electrospray Mass Spectrometry and Characterization of Composite Explosives and Classification of Smokeless Powder and its Residue Using Multivariate Statistical Analysis
404 Beury Hall, 11:00 a.m

7/7/16
Chelsea Black, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Resting-State Functional Brain Networks in Bipolar Spectrum Disorder: A Graph Theoretical Investigation
642 Weiss Hall, 12:00 p.m.

7/7/16
Junko Kanero, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Where Linguistics Meets Psychology: Can Talmy's Categories of Motion Events Explain How Children Learn Verbs?
322C Weiss Hall, 10:00 a.m.

7/7/16
Noopur Mandrekar, Biology, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Characterization of a Novel Component of Wnt Signaling Pathway Using Zebrafish as a Model Organism
234 Biology-Life Sciences Building, 11:00 a.m