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Past Dissertation Defenses

February 25, 2021

Dissertation Defense: Basak Keskin

February 25, 2021 at 10:00am12:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Basak Keskin, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, February 25, at 10  a.m. in Zoom. Keskin’s advisor is Professor Baris Salman. The…

February 24, 2021

Dissertation Defense: Rikki Sargent

February 24, 2021 at 9:30am11:30am EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Rikki Sargent, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, February 24, at 9:30 a.m. in Zoom. Sargent’s advisor is Professor Leonard S. Newman. The…

February 19, 2021

Navigating Challenges of Diversity in the Classroom

February 19, 2021 at 10:00am12:00pm EST

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This workshop in the Certificate in University Teaching seminar series offers an opportunity to work through true-to-life scenarios related to teaching, diversity, and inclusion. In small groups,…

February 5, 2021

Dissertation Defense: Angely Martinez

February 5, 2021 at 2:00pm4:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Angely Martinez, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Friday, February 5, at 2 p.m. in Zoom. Martinez’s advisor is Professor Ryan Griffiths. The…

January 28, 2021

Dissertation Defense: Kyle Makovsky

January 28, 2021 at 11:00am1:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Kyle Makovsky, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, January 28, at 11 a.m. in Zoom. Makovsky’s advisor is Professor Scott Samson. The…

January 15, 2021

Dissertation Defense: Elissa Isenberg

January 15, 2021 at 10:00am12:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Elissa Isenberg, candidate for the PhD degree will be held on Friday, January 15, 2021 at 10 a.m. in Zoom. Isenberg’s advisor is Professor Andrew Cohen. The…

January 13, 2021

Dissertation Defense: Amar Shrestha

January 13, 2021 at 11:00am1:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Amar Shrestha, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, January 13, at 11 a.m. in Zoom. Shrestha’s advisor is Professor Qinru Qiu. The dissertation…

December 17, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Rui Zhang

December 17, 2020 at 3:30pm5:30pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Rui Zhang, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, December 17, at 3:30 p.m. in Zoom. Zhang’s advisor is Professor Jianshun Zhang. The dissertation…

Dissertation Defense: Charles Tuthill

December 17, 2020 at 2:00pm4:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Charles Tuthill, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, December 17, at 2 p.m. in Zoom. Tuthill’s advisor is Professor S.N. Sangmpam. The…

December 16, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Yuezhe Yao

December 16, 2020 at 3:00pm5:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Yuezhe Yao, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, December 16, at 3 p.m. in Zoom. Yao’s advisor is Professor Matthew S. Rudolph. The…

December 15, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Fadi Al-Issa

December 15, 2020 at 1:00pm3:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Fadi Al-Issa, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Tuesday, December 15, at 1 p.m. in Zoom. Fadi Al-Issa’s advisor is Professor Joseph Shedd. The…

December 14, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Felicia Burns

December 14, 2020 at 1:00pm4:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Felicia Burns, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Monday, December 14, at 1 p.m. in Zoom. Burns’s advisor is Professor Yan-Yeung Luk. The dissertation…

Dissertation Defense: Thomas Anneberg

December 14, 2020 at 11:00am1:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Thomas Anneberg, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Monday, December 14, at 11 a.m. in Zoom. Anneberg’s advisor is Professor Kari Segraves. The…

December 11, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Jordan Shannon

December 11, 2020 at 1:00pm3:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Jordan Shannon, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Friday, December 11, at 1 p.m. in Zoom. Jordan Shannon’s advisor is Professor Derek X. Seward. The…

December 10, 2020

Dissertation Defense – Yilan Li

December 10, 2020 at 1:00pm3:00pm EST

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You are invited to attend and participate in the oral doctoral examination of Yilan Li, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, which will be held on Thursday, December 10, at 1 p.m. in Zoom. Li’s advisor…

Dissertation Defense: Raghav Puri

December 10, 2020 at 9:00am11:00am EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Raghav Puri, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, December 10, at 9 a.m. in Zoom. Puri’s advisor is Professor Douglas A. Wolf. The dissertation…

December 9, 2020

Dissertation Defense: John Barruzza

December 9, 2020 at 11:00am1:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of John Barruzza, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, December 9, at 11 a.m. in Zoom. Barruzza’s advisor is Professor Michael R. Ebner. The…

December 7, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Odetta Odartey Addo

December 7, 2020 at 1:00pm3:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Odetta Odartey Addo, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Monday, December 7, at 1 p.m. in Zoom. Odartey Addo’s advisor is Professor Ambika Krishnakumar.…

Dissertation Defense: Dean Kloss

December 7, 2020 at 10:00am12:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Dean Kloss, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, which will be held on Monday, December 7, at 10 a.m. in Zoom. Kloss’s advisor is Professor George Theoharis. The…

December 4, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Almantas Palubinskas

December 4, 2020 at 2:00pm4:00pm EST

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The oral doctoral examination of Almantas Palubinskas, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Friday, December 4, at 2 p.m. in Zoom. Palubinskas’s advisor is Professor Maria Minniti. The…