Current Dissertation Defenses



Candidate: Taylor Birkholz
For the degree of: Doctor of Philosophy
Department: Biological Sciences
Title: Photoreception and Eye Regeneration Mechanisms in Planarians
Committee: Dr. Wendy Beane, Chair, Dr. John Jellies, Dr. John Spitsbergen, Dr. Kelly Ai-Sun Tseng
Time/Place: Thursday, September 6, 2018, 3:15 to 5:15 p.m., 1118 Rood Hall


Candidate: Adrienne A. Wallace
For the degree of: Doctor of Philosophy
Department: School of Public Affairs and Administration
Title: Stakeholder Perspectives: Implementation of Local School Wellness Policies in the Kent Intermediate School District
Committee: Dr. Matthew Mingus, Chair, Dr. Francisco Cordero, Dr. Donijo Robbins
Time/Place: Friday, September 7, 2018, 10 a.m. to noon, CHHS 2073


Candidate: Trent Mosley
For the degree of: Doctor of Philosophy
Department: Education Leadership, Research and Technology
Title: Are Experienced Principals More Likely to Implement the Attributes of the Three-Minute Walkthrough Program than Less-Experienced Principals?
Committee: Dr. William Burt, Chair, Dr. Brett Geier, Dr. Kelley Peatross
Time/Place: Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 4402 Sangren Hall



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