Dissertation Defense Events

March 30 - April 5, 2019

Monday, April 1

Dissertation Defense: Alexandria Marsters

Candidate Name: Alexandria Marsters Major: Linguistics Advisor: Natalie Schilling, Ph.D. "Hate Speech Leads To Hateful Actions": A Corpus and Discourse...

Wednesday, April 3

Dissertation Defence: Raymond Rounds

Candidate Name: Raymond Rounds Major: Government Advisor: Andrew Bennett, Ph.D. Title: Sourcing Air Supremacy: Determinants of Change in the International...

Dissertation Defense: Daniel Threet

Candidate Name: Daniel Keith Threet Major: Philosophy Advisor: Henry S. Richardson, Ph.D. Title: Relational Egalitarianism and Informal Social...

Dissertation Defense: Jeffrey Cohn

Candidate Name: Jeffrey Cohn Major: Physics Advisor: James Freericks, Ph.D. Title: Exploring Nature with Quantum Simulators and Digital Quantum...

Dissertation Defense: Dario Sansone

Candidate Name: Dario Sansone Major: Economics Advisor: Garance Genicot, Ph.D. Title: Essays in Applied Microeconomics My dissertation focuses on...

Thursday, April 4

Dissertation Defense: Erin Conn

Candidate Name: Erin Conn Major: Cell Biology Advisor: Aykut Üren, M.D. Title: Investigation of potential targets of chemotherapy in Ewing sarcoma and...

Friday, April 5

Dissertation Defense: Carly Elizabeth Starke

Name: Carly Elizabeth Starke Major: Microbiology & Immunology Advisors: Jason Brenchley, Ph.D. and Marta Catalfamo, Ph.D. Title: SIV-Specific CD8 + T...

Dissertation Defense: Megan Dean

Candidate Name: Megan Dean Major: Philosophy Advisor: Rebecca Kukla, Ph.D. Title: Eating as a Self-Shaping Activity My dissertation offers a new account...

Dissertation Defense: Christina Padilla

Candidate Name: Christina Padilla Major: Psychology Advisor: Rebecca M. Ryan, Ph.D. Title: Moving Beyond the Average Effect: Quantifying and Exploring...

March 30 - April 5, 2019