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Oral Defense Dates

Upcoming Oral Defense Dates
First Name Last Name Program Dissertation Title Date and Time Location Chair
Andres Pletch History Isle of Exceptions: Race, Law, and Governance in Cuba, 1825-1856 00Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 9:30 am HAVEN HALL 1521D Rebecca J Scott
Ashley Hardin Business Administration Getting Acquainted: How Learning About Colleagues? Personal Lives Impacts Workplace Interactions, For Better and Worse 01Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 2:30 pm B1560 (Blau) Jane E Dutton and Leigh Plunkett Tost
Hannah McMurray Germanic Language & Literature Winning New Freedom: Intersections of Text and Image in the Montage, Typographical, and Graphic Design Work of Kurt Schwitters 02Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 3:00 pm MLB 3308 Kerstin Barndt
Helen Waldschmidt Medicinal Chemistry Development, synthesis, and characterization of G protein-coupled receptor kinase inhibitors using structure based drug design for the advancement of heart failure therapeutics. 03Thursday, May 25, 2017, 2:00 pm 2548 CC Little Scott D Larsen and John J G Tesmer
Linnea Evans Health Behavior & Health Educ Racialized Realignment of Time: An Investigation of Time-Use as a Proxy for Differential Lived Experiences at the Intersection of Race and Gender and its Relationship to Early-Onset Hypertension 04Thursday, May 25, 2017, 2:00 pm RACKHAM WEST CONFERENCE ROOM Arline T Geronimus
Leqing Cui Mechanical Engineering On the complex non-minimum phase zeros of flexure mechanisms 05Friday, May 26, 2017, 12:00 pm 2540 GGB Shorya Awtar
Scott De Orio History & Women's Studies Punishing Queer Sexuality in the Age of LGBT Rights 06Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 12:00 pm 1014 TISCH HALL Matthew D Lassiter
Deborah Jones Anthropology Afterlives & Other Lives: Semiosis and History in 21st Century Ukraine 07Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 12:00 pm West Hall 111 Bruce Mannheim
Joseph Eschweiler Chemistry Methods and Informatics for Gas-phase Structural Biology and Drug Discovery 08Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 12:00 pm Chemistry room 1706 Brandon Thomas Ruotolo
Michael Prentice Anthropology Ranks & files: Managing genres and scaling control in South Korea?s corporate world 09Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 2:00 pm West Hall, Titiev Library Matthew Hull
Alexander Munk Mathematics Beliefs and Uncertainty in Stochastic Modeling 10Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 3:00 pm EHB844 Erhan Bayraktar
Maiko Heller Political Science The Empirical Implications of Inter-Party Bargaining in Multiparty Governments 11Friday, June 2, 2017, 9:30 am 5769 HAVEN HALL Robert J Franzese Jr and Anna Grzymala-Busse
Diana Sierra Becerra History & Women's Studies Insurgent Butterflies: Gender and Revolution in El Salvador, 1965-2015 12Friday, June 2, 2017, 9:45 am 1029B TISCH Sueann Caulfield
Hossein Keshavarz Shenastaghi Statistics Detection and Estimation in Gaussian Random Fields: Minimax Theory and Efficient Algorithms 13Friday, June 2, 2017, 10:00 am 438 WEST HALL Long Nguyen and Clayton D Scott
Ryan McDonough Business Administration Corporate Communication and Shareholder Retention: Evidence from Spin-Off Roadshows 14Monday, June 5, 2017, 8:30 am ROSS, R3316 Gregory Smith Miller
Matthew Woodbury History Contested Ideals: Humanitarian Governance, Aboriginal Protection, and New Zealand?s Native Reserves (1835 - 1872) 15Monday, June 5, 2017, 10:00 am 1521D HAVEN HALL Kali A K Israel and Mrinalini Sinha
Dam Hee Kim Communication The Paradox of Media Diversity: Values, Exposure, and Democratic Citizenship 16Monday, June 5, 2017, 1:00 pm NQ 5450 Nojin Kwak