College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Past Defenses

James Broughel - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Three Essays on Regulation and Economic Growth

Major Professor: Tyler Cowen, PhD, Department of Economics

December 14, 2016

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John Graybeal - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Investigating the Impact of Daytime Exposure to Blue-Enriched Light and the Power of Expectancy: Modest Benefits to Arousal and Cognition

Major Professor: Patrick E McKnight, PhD, Department of Psychology

December 12, 2016

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Margaret P. Tuszynski - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Incentives Matter: Examining the Problematic Nature of Public Aid in the US

Major Professor: Richard E Wagner, PhD, Department of Economics

December 07, 2016

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Stefanie N. Howell - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

A Longitudinal Investigation into the Effects of Zn and Cu on Spatial Learning/memory and Social Preference in a Mouse Model of LOAD

Major Professor: Jane M Flinn, PhD, Department of Psychology

December 06, 2016

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Michele Krugh - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Etsy, Inc.: Crafting a Living in a Capitalist Economy

Major Professor: Mark D Jacobs, PhD, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

December 05, 2016

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Brian Falcone - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Using Simultaneous tDCS and fMRI to Investigate How Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Enhances Complex Perceptual Learning Through Modulation of Task-relevant Brain Networks

Major Professor: Matthew S. Peterson, PhD, Department of Psychology

December 05, 2016

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Jacqueline Beatty - Doctor of Philosophy in History

In Dependence: Women’s Protection and Subordination as Power in Early America, 1750-1820

Major Professor: Rosemarie Zagarri, PhD, Department of History and Art History

December 02, 2016

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Celeste Tường Vy Sharpe - Doctor of Philosophy in History

They Need You! Disability, Visual Culture, and the Poster Child, 1945-1980

Major Professor: Suzanne E. Smith, PhD, Department of History and Art History

November 30, 2016

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Kelly Satterfield - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

The Influence of Risk on Trust in Automation

Major Professor: Tyler H. Shaw, PhD, Department of Psychology

November 30, 2016

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Eli Dourado - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Metapolitical Explorations

Major Professor: Tyler Cowen, PhD, Department of Economics

November 28, 2016

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