College of Humanities and Social Sciences

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Upcoming Defenses

Apr30

Jingnan Chen - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Three Essays in Behavioral and Experimental Economics

Major Professor: Daniel E Houser, PhD, Department of Economics

Metropolitan Building, #5075
April 30, 2014, 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM

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Apr29

Jonathan Barth - Doctor of Philosophy in History

The Significance of Money in Colonial America

Major Professor: Cynthia A. Kierner, PhD, Department of History and Art History

Johnson Center, F
April 29, 2014, 09:30 AM to 01:30 PM

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Apr25

Gonzalo Ferro - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

An Empirical Examination of Knowledge and Skill Predictors of Cultural Adaptive Performance

Major Professor: Jose M Cortina, PhD, Department of Psychology

Research Hall, #91
April 25, 2014, 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM

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Apr25

Tracy McCausland - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Chronological Age and Training Outcomes: Examining Psychological Processes and Cognitive Ability

Major Professor: Eden B King, PhD, Department of Psychology

Robinson Hall B, #213
April 25, 2014, 09:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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Apr24

Kirsten Hutzell - Doctor of Philosophy in Criminology, Law and Society

The Impact of Interpersonal Bullying and Cyberbullying on School Avoidance

Major Professor: David B Wilson, PhD, Department of Criminology, Law and Society

Research Hall, #162
April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM

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Apr23

Olga Ulloa-Herrera - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

The US State, The Private Sector, and Modern Art in South America 1940-1943

Major Professor: Michele Greet, PhD, Department of History and Art History

Johnson Center, #240A
April 23, 2014, 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM

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Apr23

Heidi DeLoveh - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Where do I Turn? A Qualitative Investigation of College Students' Helpseeking Decisions After Sexual Assault Victimization

Major Professor: Lauren B Cattaneo, PhD, Department of Psychology

David King Hall, #1004G
April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM

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Apr23

Grace Howarth - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Temperament and Reactions to Frustration in Preschool Classrooms: An Exploration of the Moderating Effects of Emotion Knowledge

Major Professor: Susanne A Denham, PhD, Department of Psychology

David King Hall, #1024A
April 23, 2014, 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM

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Apr22

Jason Morris - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Local Renewable Energy Actions in the Washington D.C. Region: Political Economy, Place, Policy and Culture

Major Professor: Debra Lattanzi Shutika, PhD, Department of English

Johnson Center, #240A
April 22, 2014, 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Apr21

Craig Bailey - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

The Socialization of Emotion Regulation in Preschool Classrooms

Major Professor: Susanne A Denham, PhD, Department of Psychology

David King Hall, #1024A
April 21, 2014, 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM

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Apr21

Jennifer Miller - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Diminished Citizenship: A Genealogy of the Development of ‘Soft Citizenship’ at the Intersection of Mass and Political Culture

Major Professor: Denise Albanese, PhD, Department of English

Johnson Center, #240A
April 21, 2014, 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM

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Apr21

Olga Nicoara - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Essays on Entrepreneurship and Social Change

Major Professor: Peter J Boettke, PhD, Department of Economics

Enterprise Hall, #318
April 21, 2014, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Apr21

Denise K. Scannell - Doctor of Philosophy in Communication

Communicating about Autoimmune Thyroiditis: Influences on Marriage and Caregiving

Major Professor: Gary Kreps, PhD, Department of Communication

Johnson Center, #244
April 21, 2014, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Apr18

Jeffrey Weir - Doctor of Philosophy in History

A Challenge to the Cause: Smallpox Inoculation in the Era of American Independence, 1764 to 1781

Major Professor: Randolph Scully, PhD, Department of History and Art History

Robinson Hall B, #333
April 18, 2014, 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM

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Apr17

Jenna R. Frost - Doctor of Philosophy in Biodefense

The Nexus Between Criminal and Extremist Groups in Latin America: Implications for Unconventional Weapons Acquisition

Major Professor: A. Trevor Thrall, PhD, Department of Public and International Affairs

Robinson Hall A, #203
April 17, 2014, 01:00 PM to 03:30 PM

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