Doctoral Oral Exams for Sept. 8-12

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

Elva Orozco-Mendoza, Ph.D., Political Science. Monday, September 8, 9 a.m., E-23 Machmer. Dissertation: “Undying Protests: On Collective Action and Practices of Resistance against Feminicide in Ciudad Juárez.” Angelica Bernal, chr.

Rajasekhar Ramireddy, Ph.D., Chemistry. Monday, September 8, 1:30 p.m., 153 Goessmann. Dissertation: “Design, Synthesis and Bio-relevant Applications of Zwitterionic Amphiphilic Macromolecules.” S. Thayumanavan, chr.

Sarah Hensley, Ph.D., Microbiology. Monday, September 8, 2 p.m., 145 Integrated Sciences Building. Dissertation: “Agricultural Waste Remediation and H2 Production by Hyperthermopholic Heterotrophs: Bioinformatics, Taxonomy, and Physiology.” James Holden, chr.

Xiaobo Shen, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering. Wednesday, September 10, 10:30 a.m., A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “On the Ordering, Microstructure and Hole Transparent Correlations in Semicrystalline Poly(3-Hexylthiophene).” Gregory Tew, chr.

Ying Yang, Ph.D., Food Science. Thursday, September 11, 2 p.m., 243 Chenoweth Lab. Dissertation: “Rationalizing Nanoemulsion Formation for Encapsulation, Protection and Delivery of Bioactive Food Components.” D. Julian McClements, chr.

Jessica Looze, Ph.D., Sociology. Friday, September 12, 2 p.m., W-32 Machmer. Dissertation: “The Effects of Children, Job Changes, and Employment Interruptions on Women’s Wages.” Michelle Budig, chr.