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Doctoral examination is April 4 for Lauren Fuller

The doctoral examination for Lauren Fuller, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Counseling Psychology, is set for 2 p.m. Thursday, April 4, in the Education Building, room 347. The dissertation title is “The Effects of Perfectionism and Leisure Satisfaction on Academic Burnout.” Cindy Juntunen (Counseling Psychology) is the committee chair. The public [...]

Doctoral examination set for George E. Nolan

The doctoral examination for George E. Nolan, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Narrowing the Achievement Gap: A Case Study of How St. Cloud School District 742 Improved Academic Growth for Black Students [...]

Doctoral examination set for Twyla Baker-Demaray

The doctoral examination for Twyla Baker-Demaray, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Teaching and Learning, is set for 8 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, room 5006. The dissertation title is Mental Health and Social Engagement Among American Indian Elders. Steven LeMire (Teaching and Learning) [...]

Doctoral examination set for Beth J. Walters

The doctoral examination for Beth J. Walters, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Teaching and Learning, is set for 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, in the Education Building, room104. The dissertation title is Perspectives of General Education Teachers Who Work with Students with Autism. Myrna Olson (Teaching and Learning) is the [...]

Doctoral examination set for Rita Meyer

The doctoral examination for Rita Meyer, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Teaching and Learning, is set for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, in 200 Education Building. The dissertation title is Assessment of the Impact of Integrated Simulation on Critical Thinking and Clinical Judgment in Nursing Instruction. Myrna Olson (Teaching and [...]

Doctoral examination set for Mahmoud L. Soliman

The doctoral examination for Mahmoud L. Soliman, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Pharmacology, Physiology and Therapeutics, is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, room 3933. The dissertation title is Neuroglial Mechanisms Involved in the Anti-Inflammatory Effect of Acetate Supplementation. Thad Rosenberger [...]

Doctoral examination set for Lanelia DeCoteau

The doctoral examination for Lanelia DeCoteau, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is Native American Women Perceptions in Pk-12 Administrative Positions in North Dakota Public Schools. Sherryl Houdek (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. [...]

Doctoral examination set for Daniela Koleva

The doctoral examination for Daniela Koleva, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in English, is set for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, in 20 Montgomery Hall. The dissertation title is You Are Safe: Black Maternal Politics of Resistance and the Question of Community Consensus in African American Women’s Literature. Sheryl O’Donnell (English) [...]

Nov. 26 doctoral examination set for Peggy J. Mattson Dunn

The doctoral examination for Peggy J. Mattson Dunn, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26, in 347 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Examining Perceptions of Servant Leadership in Administration of Selected Public Schools.” Gary Schnellert (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. [...]

Doctoral examination is Nov. 14 for Vincent H. Bulus

The doctoral examination for Vincent H. Bulus, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for noon Wednesday, Nov. 14, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Narratives of Nigerian Educated Women Pursuing Higher Education Degrees in Western Universities.” Gary Schnellert (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. The [...]

Doctoral examination is Nov. 19 for Jason M. Askvig

The doctoral examination for Jason M. Askvig, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Anatomy, is set for 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, in the School of Medicine Health Sciences, room B-710. The dissertation title is “Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor Signaling in the Magnocellular Neurosecretory System: Mechanisms of Neuronal Survival and Sprouting.” John [...]

Nov. 20 doctoral examination set for Daniela Koleva

The doctoral examination for Daniela Koleva, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in English, is set for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, in 20 Montgomery Hall. The dissertation title is “You Are Safe: Black Maternal Politics of Resistance and the Question of Community Consensus in African American Women’s Literature.” Sheryl O’Donnell (English) [...]

Doctoral examination is Nov. 19 for Hai Wang

The doctoral examination for Hai Wang, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Chemical Engineering, is set for 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, in room 100G, JODSAAS Center of Harrington Hall. The dissertation title is “The Study of Vinyl Ester Copolymers Derived from Bio-Sourced Fatty Acids.” Edward Kolodka (Chemical Engineering) is the [...]

Nov. 19 doctoral examination set for Gabriel G. Dahl

The doctoral examination for Gabriel G. Dahl, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 8:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Secondary Athletic Administrators’ Perceptions of Title IX Policy Changes.” Sherryl Houdek (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. The public is [...]

Doctoral examination is Nov. 26 for Wendy A.W. Opsahl

The doctoral examination for Wendy A.W. Opsahl, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 10:15 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Knowledge Translation Practices of Health Services Research Organizations in the United States.” Jeffrey Sun (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. [...]

Doctoral examination set for Nancy Jo Burke

The doctoral examination for Nancy Jo Burke, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Positioning for Elementary School Success: Charting the Journey of Adopting and Leading Reform.” Sherryl Houdek (Educational Leadership) is the committee [...]

Doctoral examination set for Peng Pei

The doctoral examination for Peng Pei, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Engineering, is set for noon Friday, Nov. 16, in 100 and 107 Leonard Hall. The dissertation title is “Study on Underground Coal Gasification Combined Cycle Coupled with On-site Carbon Capture and Storage.” Zhengwen Zeng (Engineering) is the committee chair. [...]

Doctoral examination set for Anthony L. Schroeder

The doctoral examination for Anthony L. Schroeder, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Biology, is set for noon Friday, Nov. 9, in 141 Starcher Hall. The dissertation title is “Sex Determination and Differentiation in the Common Snapping Turtle – A Reptile with Temperature-Dependent Sex Determination.” Turk Rhen (Biology) is the committee [...]

Doctoral examination set for Chunguang Yan

The doctoral examination for Chunguang Yan, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Biochemistry, is set for 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, room 5520. The dissertation title is “Roles of CCAAT/Enhancer-Binding protein β an -δ in Immunoglobulin G Immune Complex-Induced Inflammation.” Hongwei Gao (Biochemistry) [...]

Doctoral examination set for Ryan Brovold

The doctoral examination for Ryan Brovold, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, in the Education Building, room 104. The dissertation title is “Community College Faculty Satisfaction Teaching Online: Does Using Prepared Curriculum Matter?” Jeffrey Sun (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. [...]

Doctoral examination set for Theresa Meyers

The doctoral examination for Theresa Meyers, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the Education Building, room 300. The dissertation title is “A Case Study of the Perceived Effects of Change in Principal Leadership in an Upper Midwest Middle School.” Gary [...]

Doctoral examination for Carrie Jepma is Oct. 31

The doctoral examination for Carrie Jepma, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Teaching and Learning, is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, in 347 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Preservice Teachers’ Perceptions of their Knowledge and Application of Response to Intervention.” Margaret Zidon (Teaching and Learning) is the committee [...]

Doctoral examination set for Kimberly Jorgensen Oct. 10

The doctoral examination for Kimberly Jorgensen, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Counseling Psychology, is set for 2 p.m., Oct. 10, in 347 Education Building. The dissertation title is “Multisexual Identities and Mental Health: Mitigating Factors of Minority Stress.” David Whitcomb (Counseling Psychology) is the committee chair. The public is invited [...]

Doctoral examination set for Tsvetan Aleksandrov

The doctoral examination for Tsvetan Aleksandrov, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Chemistry, is set for noon Friday,  Sept. 28, in 138 Abbott Hall. The dissertation title is “Vaper-Liquid Equilibria Using Monte Carlo Wang-Landau Simulations.” Jerome Delhommelle (Chemistry) is the committee chair. The public is invited to attend. — Wayne Swisher, [...]

Doctoral examination set for Melissa Burgess

The doctoral examination for Melissa Burgess, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, in 300 Education Building. The dissertation title is “The Impact of the External Environment on Person-Environment Fit in the Selection of New Housing Professionals.” Margaret Healy (Educational Leadership) is [...]