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Doctoral examination for Samantha Chase is Sept. 20

The doctoral examination for Samantha Chase, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Clinical Psychology, is set for 8 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, in 210 Corwin-Larimore Hall. The dissertation title is “State Anxiety and High-Risk Developmental Influences on Laboratory-Provoked Aggression Among College Men.” Alan King (Clinical Psychology) is the committee chair. The [...]

Doctoral examination for Charlotte Klesman is Sept. 28

The doctoral examination for Charlotte Klesman, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Communication and Public Discourse, is set for 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, in 219 Merrifield Hall. The dissertation title is “Communication Challenges Associated with Voyageurs National Park Using Narrative Analysis.” Kyle Conway (Communication) is the committee chair. The public [...]

Doctoral examination set for Jason Naylor

The doctoral examination for Jason Naylor, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Atmospheric Sciences, is set for 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21, in 107 Odegard Hall. The dissertation title is “Tornadogenesis and Tornadogenesis Failure in Numerically Simulated Supercells.” Matthew Gilmore (Atmospheric Sciences) is the committee chair. The public is invited to [...]

Doctoral examination set for Jennifer L. Larson

The doctoral examination for Jennifer L. Larson, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Anatomy and Cell Biology, is set for 9:30 a.m. Monday, July 16, in the School of Medicine and Health Science, room 5510. The dissertation title is “The UROtsa Bladder Cell Model for Heavy Metal Carcinogenesis: Characterization with Respect [...]

Doctoral examination set for Bal Ram Ghimire

The doctoral examination for Bal Ram Ghimire, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Physics, is set for 12:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12, in 211 Witmer Hall. The dissertation title is “Fluxon Dynamics in Two-Gap Superconductor-Based Long Josephson Junction.” Ju H Kim (Physics) is the committee chair. The public is invited to [...]

Doctoral examination set for Frances Ann Rodenburg

The doctoral examination for Frances Ann Rodenburg, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, in the Education Building, room 300. The dissertation title is “Native American Secondary Students’ Perspectives on School Success.” Sherryl Houdek (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. The public [...]

Doctoral examination set for Jo Ellison Wilcox

The doctoral examination for Jo Ellison Wilcox, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Clinical Psychology, is set for 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 17, in 203 Corwin Larimore Hall. The dissertation title is “College Women and Social Networking Sites: Reasons for Use and Related Mental Health Contructs.” Joseph Miller (Clinical Psychology) is [...]

Doctoral examination set for Angelique Gillis

The doctoral examination for Angelique Gillis, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Clinical Psychology, is set for 11 a.m. Thursday, July 19, in 210 Corwin Larimore Hall. The dissertation title is “Delay Discounting Among American Indians and Non-Indian College Stuidents.” Jeff Weatherly (Clinical Psychology) is the committee chair. The public is [...]

Doctoral examination set for Elizabeth Hagensen

The doctoral examination for Elizabeth Hagensen, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Criminal Justice, is set for 4 p.m. Monday, July 16, in the Education Building, room 347. The dissertation title is “Factors That Influence Program Completion: Predicting Kentucky Drug Court Completion Outcomes.” Roni Mayzer (Criminal Justice) is the committee chair. [...]

Doctoral examination set for Chris Przemieniecki

The doctoral examination for Chris Przemieniecki, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Criminal Justice, is set for 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, in 319 O’Kelly Hall. The dissertation title is “‘Reel’ Gangs or ‘Real’ Gangs: A Qualitative Media Analysis of ‘Street Gangs’ Portrayed in Hollywood Films, 1960-2009.” Michael Meyer (Criminal Justice) [...]

Doctoral examination set for David Seyfried

The doctoral examination for David Seyfried, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Criminal Justice, is set for 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, in 319 O’Kelly Hall. The dissertation title is “An Evidence Based Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Continuous In-Service Police Pursuit Training in Minnesota.” Michael Meyer (Criminal Justice) is the [...]

Doctoral examination set for Ronald Hochstatter

The doctoral examination for Ronald Hochstatter, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Communication and Public Discourse, is set for 3 p.m. Friday, July 6, in 210 Corwin/Larimore. The dissertation title is “Peer Mentoring and Empathy.” Pamela Kalbfleisch (Communication) is the committee chair. The public is invited to attend. — Wayne Swisher, [...]

Doctoral examination set for Edmond Yong Njua

The doctoral examination for Edmond Yong Njua, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Chemistry, is set for 11 a.m. Monday, July 9, in 240 Abbott Hall. The dissertation title is “Synthesis and Characterization of Homo- and Heterometallic tert-butoxides cyclopentadienides of Group 4/14 Metals And Mixed ligand(tert-butoxides/cyclopentadienides) Coordination Polymers of Group 1/14 [...]

Doctoral examination set for Joseph Kent West

The doctoral examination for Joseph Kent West, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Chemistry, is set for 1 p.m. Monday, July 2, in 240 Abbott Hall. The dissertation title is “Formal Insertion Reactions of Stannylenes and Germylenes Into Phosphorus-Halogen Bonds: A Structural and Mechanistic Investigation.” Lothar Stahl (Chemistry) is the committee [...]

Doctoral examination set for Christian Jungong

The doctoral examination for Christian Jungong, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Chemistry, is set for 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 10, in 138 Abbott Hall. The dissertation title is “Dirhodum-induced Intramolecular C-H Insertion on Diazosulfones/sulfonates and its Synthetic Applications.” Alexei Novikov (Chemistry) is the committee chair. The public is invited to [...]

Doctoral examination set for Thomas Roskos

The doctoral examination for Thomas Roskos, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Counseling Psychology, is set for 3 p.m. Monday, July 9, in the Education Building, room 104. The dissertation title is “Intimate Relationships of Adults Raised in Same-sex Families.” Kara Wettersten (Counseling Psychology) is the committee chair. The public is [...]

Doctoral examination set for David Saxberg

The doctoral examination for David Saxberg, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 10 a.m. June 27, in the Education Building, room 347. The dissertation title is “Perceptions of North Dakota Principals Regarding Teacher Hiring Practices.” Brenda Kallio (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. The public is [...]

Doctoral examination set for Ruth Newton

The doctoral examination for Ruth Newton, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Teaching and Learning, is set for 10 a.m. Monday, July 16, in the Education Building, room 347. The dissertation title is “Pre-Service Teachers’ Professional Knowledge Development of Phonemic Awareness and Phonics Through Constructivist Learning Engagements.” Shelby Barrentine (Teaching and [...]

Doctoral examination set for Abigail Fuller

The doctoral examination for Abigail Fuller, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Nursing, is set for 9:30 a.m. Friday, June 15, in the College of Nursing, room 214. The dissertation title is “Perceived Deployment Stressors Among Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan.” Glenda Lindseth (Nursing) is the committee chair. The public is [...]

Master of Public Health application deadline is June 30

The North Dakota Master of Public Health (MPH) program is accepting applications for the founding class until Saturday, June 30. North Dakota MPH is a graduate program offered jointly by UND and NDSU. At UND, students can emphasize in rural health, including concentrations in Rural Health Management and Policy, Environmental Rural Health, Cultural Aspects and [...]

Doctoral examination set for Sherine Talaat

The doctoral examination for Sherine Talaat, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Biochemistry, is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, in the School of Medicine and Health Science, room 1370. The dissertation title is “Induced Gene Expression in Bladder Cancer: Kindlin-2 and Metallothionein-1X.” Mary Ann Sens (Biochemistry) is the committee [...]

Doctoral examination set for Marron Bingle-Davis

The doctoral examination for Marron Bingle-Davis, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Geology, is set for 9 a.m. Thursday, June 14, in 105 Leonard Hall. The dissertation title is “Systematics, Diversity, and Origins of Upper Cretaceous Continental Molluscan Fauna in the Infra- and Intertrappean Strata of the Deccan Plateau, Central India.” [...]

Doctoral examination set for Janna M. Schill

The doctoral examination for Janna M. Schill, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Teaching & Learning, is set for 1 p.m. Monday, June 18, in the Education Building, room 110. The dissertation title is “Professional Behaviors, Sense of Belonging, and Professional Socialization of Early Career Clinical Laboratory Scientists.” Mary Baker (Teaching [...]

Doctoral examination set for Amy Jo Leonard

The doctoral examination for Amy Jo Leonard, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Teaching and Learning, is set for 4 p.m. Friday, June 8, in the Education Building, room 104. The dissertation title is “Workship Training and Instructional Coaching: A Model for Professional development that Results in Academic Student Growth.” Barbara [...]

Doctoral examination set for Diane J. Wolter

The doctoral examination for Diane J. Wolter, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, in the Education Building, room 347. The dissertation title is “Emerging Adults in College: Assessing Expectations and Perceptions.” Margaret Healy (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair. The public [...]