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Dissertation Defense Announcements

Fall 2018

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College of Business

Department of Management Science and Statistics

  • Busby, Antoine: Backfired: The unintentional consequences of emotional labor on organizations 
    Date: November 30, 2018
    Time: 11:00 a.m.
    Location: BB 4.02.10 (Executive Conference Room)
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Huy Le, Ph.D.
  • Zhiruo Liu (Ian) : Conditional tail dependence for bivariate copulas with applications in finance
    Date: December 6, 2018
    Time: 8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
    Location: BB 3.02.16 (Stats Lab)
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Keying Ye, Ph.D., and Da-Hsiang Donald Lien, Ph.D.

College of Education and Human Development

Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching

  • Whitlock, Tivy: Learning to work with parents: the significance of empathy in the professional
    Date: November 13, 2018
    Time: 12:00 p.m.
    Location: GSR 1.204
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Mari Cortez, Ph.D.

College of Liberal and Fine Arts

Department of Psychology

  • David Weber: Exploring the Latent Factor Structure of Oral Presentations from a Novice Audience’s Perspective
    Date: November 15, 2018
    Time: 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
    Location: MH 4.02.40
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Robert Fuhrman, Ph.D.
  • Jeffrey Tabares: The Relationship of Mental Health, Stress, and Deployment on Suicidal Ideation in Active Duty U.S. Army Soldiers
    Date: November 21, 2018
    Time: 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
    Location: MH 4.04.58
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Alan Peterson, Ph.D., ABPP

College of Engineering

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

  • Sullivan, Timothy: Nitrate Sources, Vulnerability, Fate and Transport in the Cibolo and Dry Comal Creek Watersheds of The Edwards Aquifer, South Central Texas
    Date: November 9, 2018
    Time: 10:00 a.m.
    Location: FLN 4.02.08p
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Yongli Gao, Ph.D.

College of Public Policy

Department of Applied Demography

  • Omoregie, Jessica: Determinants of Women’s Health in Nigeria: The Role of Media Exposure and Autonomy
    Date: December 3, 2018
    Time: 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
    Location: BV 3.304
    Campus: Downtown Campus
    Chair: Lloyd Potter, Ph.D.

College of Sciences

Department of Chemistry

  • Tarpley, Reid: Structure-Based Drug Design, Synthesis, and Optimization of Broad Range Anti-Schistosomal Agents
    Date: September 21, 2018
    Time: 10:00 a.m.
    Location: GSR 1.204
    Campus: Main Campus
    Chair: Stanton McHardy, Ph.D.

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