Graduate School

Current Students – Upcoming Doctoral Defenses

July

7/7/14
David Flay, Physics, College of Science and Technology
Ph.D.
Measurements of the Neutron Longitudinal Spin Asymmetry A_{1} and Flavor Decomposition in the Valence Quark Region
108 Barton Hall, 11:00 a.m.

7/8/14
Hongbo Li, Physiology, School of Medicine
Ph.D.
Selective CB2 Receptor Activation Ameliorates Inflammation in Central Nervous System by Reducing Th17 Cell Differentiation and Immune Cell Accumulation
810 Medical Education and Research Building, 10:00 a.m.

7/14/14
Mikihiro Sato, Business Administration, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
The Role of Physically Active Leisure for Enhancing Well-Being
394 Speakman Hall, 3:00 p.m.

7/16/14
Susan Brandt, History, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Gifted Women and Skilled Practitioners: Gender and Healing Authority in the Delaware Valley, 1740-1830
914 Gladfelter Hall, 10:30 a.m.

7/16/14
Alan Wiig, Geography and Urban Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
After the Smart City: Global Ambitions and Urban Policymaking in Philadelphia
310 Gladfelter Hall, 9:00 a.m.

7/17/14
Brenna Holland, History, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Free Market Family: Gender, Capitalism, and the Life of Stephen Girard
914 Gladfelter Hall, 2:00 p.m.

7/18/14
Yu-Wei Chang, Statistics, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Sample Size Determination for a Three-Arm Biosimilar Trial
746 Alter Hall, 2:00 p.m.

7/22/14
Heru Heq-m-Ta, African American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Ankh, Udjat, Seneb: "Let Food Be Thy Medicine": An Epistemic Examination on the Genealogy of the Africana Holistic Health Tradition, with Preliminary Considerations in the City of Philadelphia, 1967 to the Present
914 Gladfelter Hall, 12:00 p.m.

7/25/14
Nathaniel Light, Business Administration, Fox School of Business and Management
Ph.D.
Essays in Finance
505 Alter Hall, 12:00 p.m.

7/29/14
Katharine Wilson, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Home Behavioral Economics: Family and Work Decisions in the United States and Norway
542 Weiss Hall, 10:30 a.m.

7/31/14
Nicholas Hoffman, Biochemistry, School of Medicine
Ph.D.
Mitochondrial Calcium Influx is Determined by Multiple Protein Components Including SLC25A23 and MICU1
Kresge Hall, Room D, 12:00 p.m.

 

August

8/1/14
Nicole Sorhagen, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D.
Teacher and Mother Inaccurate Beliefs: Exploring Differential Effects on Child Achievement
542 Weiss Hall, 2:00 p.m.