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Dissertation Defense Information

Name: Austin Griffiths

Program: Social Work

Dissertation Title:

     Service Before Self: The Health Consequences of Working in Public Child Welfare

Major Professor: Dr. David Royse

Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Time: 1:15 PM

Place: Patterson Office Tower - Room 645

Name: Jesse Fagan

Program: Business Administration

Dissertation Title:

     BROKER VISION ADVANTAGES IN UNCERTAINTY: THE ROLE OF INFORMATION DIVERSITY AND DISTANT SEARCH ON ENDOWING INDIVIDUAL ADVANTAGE TO EMPLOYEES BRIDGING STRUCTURAL HOLES

Major Professor: Dr. Dan Brass

Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: 323J

Name: Ruixin Zhou

Program: Chemistry

Dissertation Title:

     SEMICONDUCTOR PHOTOCATALYSIS: MECHANISMS, PHOTOCATALYTIC PERFORMANCES AND LIFETIME OF REDOX CARRIERS

Major Professor: Dr. Marcelo Guzman

Date: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM

Place: CP114A

Name: John Perkins

Program: Civil Engineering

Dissertation Title:

     Analytical Strip Method for Thin Cylindrical Shells

Major Professor: Dr. Issam Harik

Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM

Place: 120 OHR

Name: Lacey Sparks

Program: History

Dissertation Title:

     “‘Something A Little Bit Tasty’: Women and the Rise of Nutrition Science in Interwar British Africa”

Major Professor: Dr. Philip Harling

Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM

Place: 1745 Patterson Office Tower