Doctoral oral exams for the week of March 28-April 1

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

The following exam has been RESCHEDULED from March 4:

Ralitza Patrashkova-Vozdolska, Ph.D., Management Science. Thursday, March 31, 10 a.m., 128 School of Management. Dissertation: "Modeling Teams - A General Systems Theory Approach." Sara McComb, chr.

Other exams:

Frederick H. Hooven, Ph.D., Public Health/Epidemiology. Monday, March 28, 9:30 a.m., 136 Arnold. Dissertation: "Patterns of Osteoporosis Management in Women Ages 50-84." Stephen Gehlbach, chr.

Ben Gelbart, Ph.D., Linguistics. Friday, April 1, 10:30 a.m., 301 Herter. Dissertation: "The Role of Foreignness in Phonology and Speech Perception." John Kingston, chr.

Sheri Lyn Schmidt, Ed.D., Social Justice Education. Friday, April 1, 11 a.m., 105 Hills. Dissertation: "Juggling the contradictions: An exploration of white college students’ understanding of meritocracy and racial inequality." Ximena Zuniga, chr.

Trimiko Melancon, Ph.D., Afro-American Studies. Friday, April 1, 1 p.m., 911-915 Campus Center. Dissertation: "Disrupting Dissemblance: Transgressive Black Women as Politics of Counter-Representation in African American Women’s Fiction." James E. Smethurst, chr.