Graduate School

Current Students – Upcoming Doctoral Defenses

May

5/23/17
Lauren Spirko, Statistics, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Variable Selection and Supervised Dimension Reduction for Large-Scale Genomic Data with Censored Survival Outcomes
391 Speakman Hall, 10:30 a.m.

5/23/17
Courtney Tepera, Religion, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
"Faith Comes By Hearing": A Bourdieusian Analysis of Christian Contemporary Music and Aural Piety
821 Anderson Hall, 11:00 a.m.

5/23/17
Qi Xia, Statistics, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Sufficient Dimension Reduction with Missing Data
391 Alter Hall, 1:00 p.m.

5/24/17
Han-Up Park, Business Administration/Accounting, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Changes in Operating Margins During a Sales Decline and Abnormal Returns
505 Alter Hall, 11:00 a.m.

5/26/17
Han-Chih Wang, Art History, Tyler School of Art
Ph.D.
TThe Profane and Profound: American Road Photography from 1930 to the Present
Dean's Conference Room, Tyler School of Art, 10:00 a.m.

5/30/17
Travis Blemings, Political Science, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
The Politics of Development Aid: Understanding the Lending Practices of the World Bank Group
664 Gladfelter Hall, 2:30 p.m.

 

June

6/2/17
Joshua Boden, School Psychology, College of Education
Ph.D.
What Schools Can Do: An Exploration of Personal and School Factors in Youth Sexting Behaviors and Related Attitudes
301 Ritter Hall, 1:30 p.m.

6/5/17
Erin Cassar, Urban Education, College of Education
Ph.D.
Food for Thought: Understanding the Role of Food and Food Policy in Low-Income Schools
301 Ritter Hall, 9:30 a.m.

6/5/17
Meghan Woodard, Music Performance/Oboe, Boyer College of Music and Dance
D.M.A.
On the Record: Interpreting Recorded Orchestral Excerpts for the Oboe, 1910-2016
136 Presser Hall, 11:00 a.m.

6/8/17
Maxine Gesualdi, Media and Communication, Lew Klein College of Media and Communication
Ph.D.
Extending Organizational Role Theory to Understand Shared Resources and Role Encroachment in Organizations
5 Annenberg Hall, 10:00 a.m.