Doctoral Dissertation Defense Schedule
As defenses are scheduled, they will appear below in chronological order.
Note: All students eligible for graduation within the current academic year (August 2019, January 2020, or May 2020) are included.
|Name||Program||Dissertation Title||Date & Time||Location||Dissertation Chair|
|Elizabeth Conter||Counseling||Clinical Supervisor Self-Perceived Addiction Competencies in Response to the Opioid Epidemic||March 4, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.||University Hall, Room 3132||Dr. Dana Heller-Levitt|
|Meghan L. Reppert||Counseling||Exploring Ways That Women Veterans Describe Their Experience of Transition to the Civilian World of Work||March 16, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.||University Hall, Room 1145||Dr. Harriet Glosoff|
|Soo-Bin You||Family Science and Human Development||Korean American Immigrant Mothers’ Child Launching Experiences: Understanding of Parenting and Parent-Child Relationships in Midlife||March 18, 2020 at 2:30 p.m.||University Hall, Room 4021||Dr. Olena Nesteruk|
|Venita Rawal||Counseling||Finding Their Way: The Journey from Foster Care to Emerging Adulthood||March 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.||University Hall, Room 1143||Dr. Harriet Glosoff|
|Keisha Wint||Family Science and Human Development||The Beginning: Exploring Educational Experiences of Black Boys in State-Funded Preschool Programs||March 23, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.||University Hall, Room 4021||Dr. Pauline Garcia-Reid|
|Kristen Trabona||Teacher Education/Teacher Development||The Social Capital in Teacher Leadership Activities||March 25, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.||University Hall, Room 1121||Dr. Monica Taylor|
|Michaela Ambrosius||Counseling||Antisemitism Today and Its Relationship to Jewish Identity and Religious Denomination||March 26, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.||TBD||Dr. Dana Heller-Levitt|
|Jayne L. Tanis||Teacher Education/Teacher Development||A Community of Practice Approach to Teacher Learning||March 26, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.||University Hall, Room 1120||Dr. Douglas Larkin|
|Stephanie Compasso||Family Science and Human Development||The Impact of Social Support, School Connectedness, and Community Organization on Academic Achievement Among Black and Hispanic Adolescents in an Urban Low-Income School District||March 30, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.||University Hall, Room 4116||Dr. Pauline Garcia-Reid|
|Lei Zheng||Environmental Management||Ferrate(VI) for Wastewater Treatment: Phosphorus Removal||March 30, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.||STCT 413/414||Dr. Yang Deng|
|Victoria Bonaccorso||Mathematics Education||Video Care Materials and the Development of Collective Professional Knowledge||March 30, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.||CCIS-425A||Dr. Eileen Murray|
|Shaniqua Bradley||Family Science and Human Development||“People think it’s easy because I smile, but it’s not easy.” A Phenomenological Study of Single Parents/Guardians Raising an Adolescent Who is Enrolled in Special Education and Engaging in Risk Behaviors||March 31, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.||University Hall, Room 4116||Dr. Sara Goldstein|
|Andrew Matteo||Teacher Education/Teacher Development||Using Video to Reframe the Teacher Evaluation Process as a Professional Learning Experience: An Action Research Study||March 31, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.||University Hall, Room 1120||Dr. Katrina Bulkley|
|Rebecca Swann-Jackson||Family Science and Human Development||Tag-Team Back Again: Using Memory as Method to Understand the Intergenerational Transmission of Egalitarian Parenting in My Black Family||March 31, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.||University Hall, Room 4116||Dr. Jennifer Urban|
|Angela Pack||Teacher Education/Teacher Development||Preparing Preservice Teachers to be Critical Literacy Educators: Co-Constructing and Early Childhood Critical Literacy Junk Art||March 31, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.||University Hall, Room 1121||Dr. Monica Taylor|
|Ellen Cahill||Teacher Education/Teacher Development||Beyond the Book Fair: Building Equity in Teaching and School Practices Through Action Research||April 1, 2020 at 2:30 p.m.||University Hall, Room 1121||Dr. Monica Taylor|
|Alfonso Ferguson||Counseling||Outsiders in the Circle: Examining the Lived Experiences of gay Afro-Caribbean male immigrants living in the United States||April 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.||Online||Dr. Michael Hannon|
|Megan Roeder||Mathematics Education||A Community of Learning in Elementary School Mathematics Classroom||April 16, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.||Online||Dr. Eileen Murray|
|Anthony Bevacqua||Environmental Science and Management||The Spatial Economics of Clean Energy in New Jersey||April 17, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.||Online||Dr. Pankaj Lai|
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any changes to the schedule above.