The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Chris Boulton, Ph.D., Communication. Monday, June 18, 10 a.m., 620 Thompson Hall. Dissertation: “Rebranding Diversity: Colorblind Racism Inside The U.S. Advertising Industry.” Emily West, chr.
Marcelo Dias, Ph.D., Physics. Tuesday, June 19, 10 a.m., 409 Hasbrouck. Dissertation: “Swelling and Folding as Mechanisms of 3D Shape Formation in Thin Elastic Sheets.” Christian Santangelo, chr.
Anna Curtis, Ph.D.,Sociology. Tuesday, June 19, 11 a.m., W-32 Machmer. Dissertation: “In the Heart of the Beast: Masculinity and Fathering on the Inside.” Joya Misra, chr.
Adam St. Jean, Ph.D., Chemical Engineering. Tuesday, June 19, 11 a.m., 1634 Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Engineering a Bacterial Toxin Delivery System for the Targeted Treatment of Solid Tumors.” Neil Forbes, chr.
Carrie Mahoney, Ph.D., Neuroscience and Behavior. Tuesday, June 19, 1 p.m., 319 Morrill South. Dissertation: “Lateralization of Central Circadian Pacemaker Output.” Eric Bittman, chr.
John Chudomel, Ph.D., Chemistry. Wednesday, June 20, 10 a.m., 375 Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Synthesis and Photophysical Characterization of Conjugated Molecules for Potential Solar Cell Uses.” Paul Lahti, chr.
Dustin Avent-Holt, Ph.D., Sociology. Thursday, June 21, 10 a.m., W-32 Machmer. Dissertation: “Organizing Economies: The Structuring of Neoliberalism in the U.S. Airline Industry.” Don Tomaskovic-Devey, chr.
Yisheng Xu, Ph.D., Chemistry. Thursday, June 21, 10 a.m., 329 Integrated Sciences Building. Dissertation: “Polyelectrolyte-binding in Protein Aggregation, Selectivity, and Separation: Effect of Protein Charge Anisotropy.” Paul Dubin, chr.
Jared Ragusett, Ph.D., Economics. Friday, June 22, 10 a.m., 919 Thompson Hall. Dissertation: “Essays on Urban Sprawl, Race and Ethnicity.” Michael Ash, chr.