The Graduate School

Dissertation Defense Information

Name: Matthew Crawford

Program: Geological Sciences

Dissertation Title:

     Field Monitoring and 2-D Electrical Resistivity Imaging for Joint Geophysical and Geotechnical Characterization of Shallow Landslides

Major Professor: Dr. Edward Woolery

Date: Monday, September 24, 2018

Time: 9:00 AM

Place: Room 102, Mining and Mineral Resources Building

Name: Jennifer Smith

Program: Nursing

Dissertation Title:

     Factors Associated with Taste Perception and Dietary Consumption Patterns in Individuals With or At-Risk for Cardiovascular Disease.

Major Professor: Dr. Gia Mudd-Martin

Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Time: 1:00 PM

Place: CON 315T

Name: Wenjin Cao

Program: Chemistry

Dissertation Title:

     SPECTROSCOPY AND FORMATION OF LANTHANUM-HYDROCARBON COMPLEXES

Major Professor: Dr. Dong-Sheng Yang

Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018

Time: 9:00 AM

Place: Chem-Phys Building, CP-114

Name: Holly Brown

Program: Edu & Cslg Psy-Counseling Psychology

Dissertation Title:

     Blessing or BS? Examining the Therapy Experiences of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients Obtaining Referral Letters for Gender Affirming Medical Treatment

Major Professor: Dr. Robert Reese

Date: Friday, September 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: 109 Dickey Hall

Name: Bobby Lee

Program: Education Sciences

Dissertation Title:

     COMPARING TWO-YEAR COLLEGES UNDER A COMMON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT FRAMEWORK: PERSONAL NETWORKS AND PERSPECTIVES

Major Professor: Dr. Beth Rous

Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: Room 43 Dickey Hall

Name: Jing Yuan

Program: Edu & Cslg Psy - Educat'l Psychology

Dissertation Title:

     From Mean to Quantiles: Rethinking Individual Differences in Mathematics Achievement and Mathematics Self-Efficacy

Major Professor: Dr. Xin Ma

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018

Time: 11:00 PM

Place: 151F Taylor Education Building