Doctoral Oral Exams for March 11-15

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

Fernando Rodriquez, Ph.D., Communication, Tuesday, March 12, 10:00 a.m., 340 Integrative Learning Center. Dissertation: “Television and Perceived Control: A Longitudinal Study of Cultivation of Powerlessness among Millennial Adolescents.” Michael Morgan, chr.

Sandra Romero-Gamboa, Ph.D., Plant Biology, Tuesday, March 12, 11:00 a.m., S330 Life Sciences Laboratory. Dissertation: “Brachypodium Distachyon GNRF, SWAM1, and SWAM4 are Transcriptional Regulators of Secondary Cell Wall Biosynthesis.” Sam Hazen, chr. 

Avelino Amado, Ph.D., Kinesiology, Tuesday, March 12, 1:00 p.m., S330 Life Sciences Laboratory. Dissertation: “Walking for Object Transport: An Examination of the Coordinative Adaptions to Locomotor, Perceptual, and Manual Task Constraints.” Richard E. A. van Emmerik, chr

John Joseph Foley, Ph.D., College of Information and Computer Sciences, Wednesday, March 13, 10:00 a.m., 203 Computer Science Building. Dissertation: “Using Poetry Data to Challenge Assumptions in Text Understanding.” James Allan, chr.

Jooyoung Chang, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering, Wednesday, March 13, 2:00 p.m., A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “Capillary Wrinkling and Mechanical Properties from Single Layer Thin Films to Composites.” Thomas Russell, chr.