The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Jaewon Choi, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering. Monday, May 15, 10 a.m., A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “Guiding the Self-Assembly of Block Copolymers in 2D and 3D with Minimal Patterning.” Thomas Russell and Kenneth Carter, co-chrs.
Miles Tucker, Ph.D., Philosophy. Monday, May 15, 2 p.m., E301 South College. Dissertation: “The Concept of Intrinsic Goodness: Essays in Moorean Moral Philosophy.” Fred Feldman, chr.
Cody Goolsby-Cole, Ph.D., Physics. Monday, May 15, 3:30 p.m., 419B Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Production of Cosmological Observables During the Inflationary Epoch.” Lorenzo Sorbo, chr.
Zhaoliang Lun, Ph.D., Computer Science. Tuesday, May 16, 10 a.m., 151 Computer Science Building. Dissertation: “Style-Driven Shape Analysis and Synthesis.” Rui Wang and Evangelos Kalogerakis, co-chrs.
Catherine A. Wickham, Ph.D., Public Health. Tuesday, May 16, 10 a.m., Nutrition Library, Chenoweth Laboratory. Dissertation: “Understanding Food Literacy and Its Use in a Technology-Driven Nutrition Education Program for Adolescents.” Elena Carbone, chr.
Yvonne Farino, Ph.D., Education. Tuesday, May 16, 3 p.m., S167 Furcolo Hall. Dissertation: “Critical Language Awareness in the Spanish Classroom: A Heritage Language Teacher’s Journey on Experiencing Cultural and Linguistic otherness.” Theresa Austin, chr.
Michael Prokle, Ph.D., Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. Thursday, May 18, 8 a.m., MIE Conference Room, 215 Engineering Laboratory Building. Dissertation: “Theory and Practice of Supply Chain Synchronization.” Ana Muriel, chr.
Mohammad Alkhawaldeh, Ph.D., Nursing. Thursday, May 18, 10 a.m., 101 Skinner Hall. Dissertation: “Tablet-Based Self-Management Intervention for Diabetes Mellitus Type II Patients: Usability and Efficacy of the ASSISTwell Application.” Jeungok Choi, chr.
Celeste Curington, Ph.D., Sociology. Friday, May 19, 1:30 p.m., 620 Thompson Hall. Dissertation: “Negotiating Race, Work and Gender: Cape Verdean Home Care Workers in Lisbon, Portugal.” Joya Misra and Enobong Branch, co-chrs.
Daniel Acevedo-Cartagena, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering. Friday, May 19, 3 p.m., A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “Solution-Based Assembly of Conjugated Polymers into Nanofibers for Organic Electronics.” Ryan Hayward, chr.