Dissertation Announcements
  Student Name:   Jin, Xiaoshen
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Psychology
  Dissertation Title:  
The Development of Identity in Preschoolers

  Date:  April 27, 2015
  Time:   3:30 pm
  Location:   Quad-L Library, Logan Hall, Room 226
  Committee Chair:   David Witherington
  Committee Members:
  • Eric Ruthruff
  • Steven Verney
  • Jan Armstrong
  

  Student Name:   Stryowski, Jason
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   History
  Dissertation Title:  
Impossible Heights: From Mining To Sports In The Mountain West, 1849 to 1936.

  Date:  April 27, 2015
  Time:   12:00 PM
  Location:   1104 MVH
  Committee Chair:   Paul Hutton
  Committee Members:
  • Virginia Scharff
  • Margaret Connell-Szasz
  • Andrew Kirk
  

  Student Name:   Fischer, Daniel
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Psychology
  Dissertation Title:  
Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity and Client Change: Using ROC Analysis to Explore the Relationship Between MI Fidelity Level and Drinking Outcome.

  Date:  April 28, 2015
  Time:   9:00 am
  Location:   Quad-L Library, Logan Hall, Room 226
  Committee Chair:   Theresa Moyers
  Committee Members:
  • Katie Witkiewitz
  • Sarah Feldstein Ewing
  • Jennifer Hettema
  

  Student Name:   Fitzgerald, Annarose
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   English
  Dissertation Title:  
(The Fact) of God: Form and Belief in British Modernist Poetry.

  Date:  April 29, 2015
  Time:   1:00 PM
  Location:   HUM 231
  Committee Chair:   Matthew Hofer
  Committee Members:
  • Gary Harrison
  • Aeron Hunt
  • David Chinitz
  

  Student Name:   Larach, Gustavo
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Art & Art History
  Dissertation Title:  
Discourses of Dissent in Contemporary Honduran Art

  Date:  April 29, 2015
  Time:   9:00 am
  Location:   CFA
  Committee Chair:   Kirsten Buick
  Committee Members:
  • Kency Cornejo
  • Erica Segre
  • Szu Han Ho
  

  Student Name:   Islam, Md Rashadul
  College:   Engineering
  Department:   Civil Engineering
  Dissertation Title:  
Thermal Fatigue Damage of Asphalt Pavement

  Date:  April 29, 2015
  Time:   12:00 PM
  Location:   SOE Dean Office Conference Room
  Committee Chair:   Rafiqul Tarefder
  Committee Members:
  • Arup Maji
  • Tang-Tat Ng
  • Yu-Lin Shen
  

  Student Name:   Lang, Matthias D.
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Physics and Astronomy
  Dissertation Title:  
Measures of Nonclassical Correlations and Quantum-Enhanced Interferometry.

  Date:  April 30, 2015
  Time:   3:30 pm
  Location:   PandA, Room 190
  Committee Chair:   Carlton Caves
  Committee Members:
  • Akimasa Miyake
  • David Dunlap
  • Rolando Somma
  

  Student Name:   Windsong, Elena Ariel
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Sociology
  Dissertation Title:  
Neighborhood Experiences and the Co-Construction of Neighborhood, Race, and Gender: A Qualitative Study of a Middle-Class, Latino-White Neighborhood

  Date:  May 01, 2015
  Time:   9:00 AM
  Location:   Social Science Building #1101
  Committee Chair:   Nancy Lopez
  Committee Members:
  • Christopher Lyons
  • Sharon Erickson Nepstad
  • Gabriel Sanchez
  

  Student Name:   Leiting, Keri
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Psychology
  Dissertation Title:  
Development of the Sexual Assault Script Scale.

  Date:  May 06, 2015
  Time:   1:00 PM
  Location:   Logan Hall, Room 123
  Committee Chair:   Elizabeth Yeater
  Committee Members:
  • Kamilla Venner
  • Katie Witkiewitz
  • Jessica Goodkind
  

  Student Name:   Bryant, Julie
  College:   Education
  Department:   Language, Literacy & Sociocultural Studies
  Dissertation Title:  
Teachers Experiences with the Implementation of the Common Core State Standards.

  Date:  May 07, 2015
  Time:   1:00 PM
  Location:   TECH 230
  Committee Chair:   Donald Zancanella
  Committee Members:
  • Lucretia Pence
  • Scott Hughes
  • Sandra Hurley
  

  Student Name:   Campbell, William
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Psychology
  Dissertation Title:  
A New Kind of Therapeutic Relationship: Exploring Factors that Influence the Effectiveness of Computer-driven Interventions for Alcohol Use Disorders

  Date:  May 07, 2015
  Time:   4:00 PM
  Location:   Logan Hall, Room 156
  Committee Chair:   Michael Dougher
  Committee Members:
  • Steven Gangestad
  • Theresa Moyers
  • David Witherington
  • Gill Woodall
  

  Student Name:   Owens, Mandy
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Psychology
  Dissertation Title:  
A Randomized Clinical Trial of a Brief Motivational Intervention for Incarcerated Drinkers.

  Date:  May 11, 2015
  Time:   1:00 PM
  Location:   Quad-L Library, Logan Hall, Room 226
  Committee Chair:   Barbara McCrady
  Committee Members:
  • Theresa Moyers
  • Katie Witkiewitz
  • J. Scott Tonigan
  • Michael Bogenschutz