Upcoming Ph.D. Dissertation Defense Announcements

Upcoming Announcements

This list of scheduled Ph.D. dissertation defenses is posted so that faculty and others may attend the defense. If you wish to attend, please contact the committee chair in advance as a courtesy.

Monday, June 11, 2018, 1:00 p.m.
Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health
Health Policy & Management
Cody James Mullen
Emergency Department Utilization Among Pediatric and Young Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (2009-2014)
RG 6040
Chair: Cynthia Stone, DrPH, 317-278-0761

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 1:00 p.m.
IU School of Social Work
Social Work
Sheila R. Dennis
Applied Educational Neuroscience in Elementary Classrooms: A Grounded Theory Study
UA 2041/2043
Chair: Kathy Lay, Ph.D., 317-278-8607

Monday, June 18, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
IU School of Liberal Arts
Shichao Tang
Specification, Estimation and Testing of Treatment Effects in Multinomial Outcome Models: Accommodating Endogeneity and Inter-Category Covariance
CA 209
Chair: Joseph V. Terza, Ph.D., 317-274-4747

Monday, June 18, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
IU School of Nursing
Nursing Science
Allison McCord Stafford
The Unfolding of Depressive Symptoms, Disease Self-Management, and Treatment Utilization for Latina Adolescents
NU 400B & C
Chair: Claire Burke Draucker, Ph.D., RN, APRN, FAAN, 317-274-4139

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
Philanthropic Studies
Ji Ma
Networked Civil Society: Three Essays on the Government--Nonprofit Relationship in China
University Hall Large Conference Room 3011
Chair: Richard Steinberg, Ph.D., 317-278-7221

Friday, June 22, 2018 9:00 p.m.
IU School of Liberal Arts
Zhuang Hao
Causal Analysis Using Two-Part Models: A General Framework for Specification, Estimation and Inference
CA 209
Chair: Joseph Terza, Ph.D., 317-274-4747

Friday, June 22, 2018, 1:00 p.m.
IU School of Liberal Arts
Ausmita Ghosh
Essays in Health Economics
CA 209
Chair: Anne Beeson Royalty, Ph.D., 317-278-0449

Friday, July 13, 2018, 1:00 p.m.
IU School of Nursing
Nursing Science
Lisa Anne Scott
Factors Associated with the Incidence and Severity of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome in Infants Born to Opioid Dependent Mothers
NU 400 B&C
Chair: Susan Rawl, Ph.D., FAAN, 317-435-8211