Graduate School

Current Students – Upcoming Doctoral Defenses

June

6/2/15
Ermine Algaier, Religion, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
William James's Early Radical Empiricism: Psychical Research, Religion, and "The Spirit of Inner Tolerance"
621 Gladfelter Hall, 12:00 p.m.

6/2/15
Ke Huang, Statistics, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Optimal Reduced Size Choice Sets with Overlapping Attributes
234 Alter Hall, 11:00 a.m.

6/3/15
LaRetha Powell Odumosu, Urban Education, College of Education
Ph.D.
Why Do Smart Black Girls Get In Trouble?
TBA, 1:00 p.m.

6/4/15
Christina Doherty, Educational Psychology, College of Education
Ph.D.
The Effects of Error Reflection and Perceived Functionality of Errors on Middle School Students' Algebra Learning and Sense of Belonging to Mathematics
303 Ritter Hall, 10:00 a.m.

6/9/15
Izzet Darendeli, Business Administration, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
An Investigation of Firm Responses to Rapid vs. Continuous Institutional Change: Dynamic View of Firm Performance of Post-Entry
A556 Alter Hall, 1:30 p.m.

6/10/15
Shalaka Dewan, Chemistry, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Ions and the Structure and Dynamics of Interfacial Water at Charged Surfaces
226B Beury Hall, 2:30 p.m.

6/10/15
Christa DiMarco, Art History, Center for the Arts/Tyler School of Art
Ph.D.
Painting in Paris: Vincent van Gogh, 1886-1888
B083 Tyler School of Art, 11:00 a.m.

6/11/15
Nagat Frara, Cell Biology, School of Medicine
Ph.D.
The Role of Osteoactivin in Musculoskeletal Tissues as a Repair and Anabolic Factor
410 Medical Education and Research Building, 10:00 a.m.

6/12/15
Ahmad Sabra, Mathematics, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Nonlinear PDE and Optical Surfaces Design
617 Wachman Hall, 2:00 p.m.

6/15/15
Wendy Bradley, Education/Math and Science Education, College of Education
Ph.D.
Electronic Audience Response Systems in the Secondary Mathematics Classroom to Engage Students
TBA, 1:00 p.m.

6/16/15
Kendra Read, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Examining Attention Control as a Moderator of Threat-Related Attention Bias Among Anxiety-Disordered Youth
Psychological Services Center, 1509 Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Conference Room, 11:00 a.m.

6/18/15
Kyle Gilroy, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
Ph.D.
Shape-Engineering Substrate-Based Plasmonic Nanomaterials
347 Engineering Building, 1:30 p.m.

6/24/15
Pauline Milwood, Business Administration, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Measurement and Management of Innovation in Services: Three Papers on ICT Investment, and the Role of the Destination Management Organization
394 Speakman Hall, 1:00 p.m.

6/24/15
Ji Yeon Yang, Pharmacology, School of Medicine
Ph.D.
CD40 Marker in Monocyte Predicts Prognosis of Vascular Inflammation in Chronic Kidney Disease and Epigenetic Modification
2010 Medical Education and Research Building, 10:00 a.m.

6/25/15
Amir Harati Nejad Torbati, Engineering, College of Engineering
Ph.D.
Nonparametric Bayesian Approaches for Acoustic Modeling
304 Engineering Building, 1:00 p.m.

6/30/15
Edward Godfrey, Religion, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
A Case for the Cakras: Finding Their Place in Modern Discourse
821 Anderson Hall, 10:00 a.m.

 

July

7/1/15
Elizabeth Rielly, Biology, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Spatial Variation Structures Community Composition and Trophic Relationships in a Marine System
234 Biology-Life Sciences Building, 3:00 p.m.