Doctoral oral exams for the week of Oct. 18-22

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

Thomas Conroy, Ph.D., History. Monday, Oct. 18, 1 p.m., 601 Herter Hall. Dissertation: "Before ''Bulfinch’s Boston'': Building, Builders, and the Politics of Style." Marla Miller, chr.

Wanli Hu, Ph.D., History. Thursday, Oct. 21, 4 p.m., 601 Herter Hall. Dissertation: “Mao’s American Strategy and the Korean War.” Stephen Pelz, chr.

Maxim Maximov, Ph.D., Economics. Monday, Oct. 18, 4 p.m., Thompson Hall, 9th Floor Conference Room. Dissertation: “Workers’ Struggles and Transformations of Capitalism at Industrial Enterprises in Russia, 1985-2000.” Stephen Resnick, chr.

Kerstin Mueller, Ph.D., Germanic Languages & Literatures. Tuesday, Oct. 19, 9:30 a.m., 301 Herter Hall. Dissertation: “Brother Eichmann and Other Relatives: Representations of Nazis on German Stages.” Susan Cocalis, chr.

Mehmet Firat Ilker, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering. Wednesday, Oct. 20, 1 p.m., Room A110-A111 Conte. Dissertation: “Preparation of Novel Amphiphilic Polymers via Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization and Study of their Antibacterial Properties." E. Bryan Coughlin, chr.

Yuting Shih, Ed.D., Education. Friday, Oct. 22, 10 a.m., 151 Hills South. Dissertation: “Narratives of Chinese Female Immigrant Professionals: Factors that Affect their Career Development and Strategies Used for Career Adjustment.” Janine Roberts, chr.