Doctoral Oral Exams for July 21-25

July 11, 2014

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:

Chanelle Adams, Ph.D., Food Science. Tuesday, July 22, 2 p.m., 243 Chenoweth Laboratory. Dissertation: “Susceptibility of Escherichia Coli 0157:H7, Salmonella Enterica sp., and Listeria Monocytogenes to Antimicrobial Mixed Micelle Delivery Systems.” Lynne McLandsborough, chr.

Imelda Tirtajaya Brooks, Ph.D., Food Science. Thursday, July 24, 10 a.m., 243 Chenoweth Laboratory. Dissertation: “Influence of Lipoteichoic Acid on Listeria Monocytogenes Biofilm Formation and Cellular Stress.” Lynne McLandsborough, chr.

Xiangdong Gu, Ph.D., Public Health. Thursday, July 24, 10 a.m., 412 Arnold. Dissertation: “Data Analysis and Study Design in the Presence of Error-Prone Diagnostic Tests.” Raji Balasubramanian, chr.

Banyoon Cheon, Ph.D., Molecular and Cellular Biology. Thursday, July 24, 10:30 a.m., 427L Integrated Sciences Building. Dissertation: “Characterization of Ca2+ Influx Pathway(s) During Mouse Oocyte Maturation.” Rafael Fissore, chr.

Rory Eckardt, Ph.D., Management. Thursday, July 24, 2 p.m., 106 School of Management. Dissertation: “Tacit Knowledge Transfer and Firm Growth: An Experience-Based Approach.” Bruce Skaggs, chr.

Manisha Pradhananga, Ph.D., Economics. Friday, July 25, 9:30 a.m., 9th Floor Conference Room, Thompson. Dissertation: “Financialization of the Commodities Futures Markets and Its Effects on Prices.” Robert Pollin, chr.

Ben Zipperer, Ph.D., Economics. Friday, July 25, 10 a.m., 302 Gordon Hall. Dissertation: “Essays on the Minimum Wage.” Arindrajit Dube, chr.

Robert Staubs, Ph.D., Linguistics. Friday, July 25, 2 p.m., N400 Integrative Learning Center. Dissertation: “Computational Modeling of Learning Biases in Stress Typology.” Joseph Pater, chr.

Andres Castro, Ph.D., Political Science. Friday, July 25, 3 p.m., 620 Thompson. Dissertation: “Antigone Claimed, “I am a Stranger”: Democracy, Membership and Unauthorized Immigration.” Nicholas Xenos, chr.