Dissertation Defense Calendar

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

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Note: Unless otherwise stated, the public is invited to attend dissertation defenses. 

Monday, September 18, 2017

Chirag Gupta

Time
01:00 PM


Program
Cell and Molecular Biology


Dissertation Title
Transcriptome-based Gene Networks for Systems-level Analysis of Plant Gene Functions


Location
Plant Science Building, Room 007


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Andy Pereira

 

Monday, September 25, 2017

Dorine Reed Bower

Time
03:00 PM


Program
Environmental Dynamics


Dissertation Title
An Investigation of Biological Carbon Sequestration at the Pea Ridge National Military Park


Location
Science Engineering Building, Room 408


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Steven Lee Stephenson

 

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Lifa Huangr

Time
01:00 PM


Program
Finance


Dissertation Title
Risk-taking in Financial Services: Evidence from Time Series Bootstrap Analysis of Bank and Bond Mutual Fund Returns


Location
Willard J. Walker Hall, Room 333 - Trading Suite


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Timothy Yeager

 

Friday, September 29, 2017

Anuj Kumar

Time
02:30 PM


Program
Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences


Dissertation Title
Development and Characterization of Rice Genotypes for Water Use Efficiency and Drought Resistance


Location
Plant Science Building, Room 006 - Confernece Room


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Andy Pereira

 

Monday, October 2, 2017

Sohita Ojha

Time
02:00 PM


Program
Cell and Molecular Biology


Dissertation Title
Identifying Genetic Factors Influencing Sperm Mobility Phenotype in Chicken using Genome Wide Association Studies, Primordial Germ Cell Transplantation, and RNAseq


Location
Science Engineering Building, Room 502


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Douglas Rhoads

 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Frankie Lizar

Time
01:00 PM


Program
Educational Leadership


Dissertation Title
The Perception of the Freshman Transition: Taking a Closer Look at the Freshman Academy


Location
Peabody Hall, Room 206


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Ed Bengtson

 

 

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

David Octor Moseley

Time
11:00 AM


Program
Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences


Dissertation Title
An Evaluation of Breeding, Agronomic, and Processing Methodologies of Vegetable Soybean (Edamame) to Increase Domestic Production for the United States Market


Location
Plant Sciences Building, Room 103


Dissertation Chair
Dr. Pengyin Chen