More CUNY Dissertations

The Graduate Center (Logo)
1996-7 | 1997-8 | 1998-9 | 1999-2000 | 2000-1 | 2001-2
2002-3 | 2003-4 | 2004-5 | 2005-6 | 2006-7 | 2007-8 | 2008-9| 2009-10| 2010-11|2011-12
September 2009-June 2010

Doctor of Audiology Degree

AUDIOLOGY (Au.D.)

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree

MUSIC (D.M.A.)

Doctor of Nursing Science Degree

NURSING SCIENCE (DNS)

Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree

PHYSICAL THERAPY (DPT)

Doctor of Philosophy

Anthropology
Art History
Biochemistry
Biology
Business
Chemistry
Comparative Literature
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Economics
Educational Psychology
Engineering
English

French
Hispanic and Luso- Brazilian Literatures
History
Linguistics
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Social Welfare
Sociology
Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences
Theatre
Urban Education

Doctor of Audiology Degree

AUDIOLOGY (Au.D.)

PETER ADAMSON
JUNE 2010
MEETING THE AUDIOLOGICAL NEEDS OF SPANISH-SPEAKING PATIENTS: A LITERATURE REVIEW AND TRAINING MODULE FOR NON-SPANISH-SPEAKING AUDIOLOGISTS

RIVKA BORNSTEIN
JUNE 2010
PRACTICES, ATTITUDES, AND KNOWLEDGE OF TEACHERS REGARDING CLASSROOM ACOUSTICS: THE IMPACT OF A TRAINING MODULE

BAILA H. BRANDER
JUNE 2010
THE DIAGNOSTIC VALUE OF VESTIBULAR EVOKED MYOGENIC POTENTIALS IN PATIENTS WITH SUPERIOR SEMICIRCULAR CANAL DEHISCENCE AND MENIERE'S DISEASE

IRENA M. DISTASI
JUNE 2010
PERILYMPHATIC FISTULA DIAGNOSIS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR AUDIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT

CATHERINE M. FLYNN
JUNE 2010
A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF PERCEPTION OF TELECARE BY PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC CONDITIONS: IMPLICATIONS FOR AUDIOLOGY

DANIELLE R. HOENIG
JUNE 2010
PREFERRED LISTENING LEVELS OF NORMAL HEARING INDIVIDUALS WHO LISTEN TO THE IPOD® WHILE RIDING THE NEW YORK CITY SUBWAY SYSTEM

NIKOL LEITNER
JUNE 2010
TINNITUS IN OLDER ADULTS: A SYSTEMATIC LITERATURE REVIEW

IRINA OZERSKY
JUNE 2010
LATE-ONSET AUDITORY DEPRIVATION IN ADULTS: A SYSTEMATIC LITERATURE REVIEW

JOHANNA R. WOHLSTADTER
JUNE 2010
THE STATE OF TELEHEALTH IN THE DELIVERY OF HEARING HEALTHCARE SERVICES TO THE ELDERLY: A SYSTEMATIC LITERATURE REVIEW

Back to top

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree

MUSIC (D.M.A.)

JENNIFER GRIFFITH
JUNE 2010
HIS JELLY ROLL SOUL: REVISING AND RECLAIMING THE PAST, THE MINSTREL MASK, AND THE COMMUNAL BLAST IN CHARLES MINGUS'S JAZZ WORKSHOP AND DREAM PRESIDENT: A POCKET OPERA

JU-YONG HA
FEBRUARY 2010
THE GRAND AND MAJESTIC: UJO IN PANSORI AND SANJO TRADITION AND SINAWII

BETTINA HEE SEUNG LEE
JUNE 2010
MATYAS SEIBER'S TWELVE-TONE TECHNIQUE

MARGARET BROWN OWENS
JUNE 2010
SEVEN MASCARADES FOR THE COURT OF LOUIS XIV BY ANNE, PIERRE, AND ANDRE DANICAN PHILIDOR

MICHAEL ANTHONY SHINN
JUNE 2010
LISZT'S MAZEPPA: EXAMINING A COMPOSER'S CONCEPTION THROUGH HIS ORCHESTRATION

PEI-CHUN TSAI
FEBRUARY 2010
RICHARD STRAUSS'S VIOLIN WRITING IN HIS EARLY YEARS
FROM 1870 TO 1898 - THE INFLUENCE OF THE VIOLIN SONATA

YU-TING WU
FEBRUARY 2010
MUSIC AND NATIONAL IDENTITY: A STUDY OF CELLO WORKS BY TAIWANESE COMPOSERS

Back to top

Doctor of Nursing Science Degree

NURSING SCIENCE (DNS)

ALSACIA LORENA PACSI
JUNE 2010
THE LIVED EXPERIENCES OF DOMINICAN WOMEN WITH STAGE IV BREAST CANCER


Back to top

Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree

PHYSICAL THERAPY (DPT)

KELLY ARCHIDIACONO
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A STANDARD REHABILITATION PROTOCOL FOR PATIENTS WITH OPERATIVE REPAIR OF PATELLAR FRACTURE

MALA AUERBACH
JUNE 2010
CURRENT PRACTICE IN THE ASSESSMENT OF 'POINTE' READINESS IN THE BALLET STUDENT IN PRE-PROFESSIONAL AND PRIVATE DANCE ACADEMIES: A PROSPECTIVE EXPLORATORY SURVEY

TIFFANY BROWN
JUNE 2010
CURRENT PRACTICE IN THE ASSESSMENT OF 'POINTE' READINESS IN THE BALLET STUDENT IN PRE-PROFESSIONAL AND PRIVATE DANCE ACADEMIES: A PROSPECTIVE EXPLORATORY SURVEY

ROBYN BUBLOSKI
JUNE 2010
IS THERE VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY WHEN EXPERT PHYSICAL THERAPISTS LOCATE THE POSTERIOR SUPERIOR ILIAC SPINE BY PALPATION?

CARLA BUONVIAGGIO
JUNE 2010
TIME DEPENDENT EFFECTS OF EXERCISE IN SPINAL CORD CONTUSED MICE

RAMONE DE LOS REYES
JUNE 2010
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RANGE OF MOVEMENT, FLEXIBILITY AND BALANCE IN THE ELDERLY

BETHANY DRESELY
JUNE 2010
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RANGE OF MOVEMENT, FLEXIBILITY AND BALANCE IN THE ELDERLY

DANA ERICKSON
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A STANDARD REHABILITATION PROTOCOL FOR PATIENTS WITH OPERATIVE REPAIR OF PATELLAR FRACTURE

LINDSEY GERKHARDT
JUNE 2010
THE INFLUENCES OF MOTOR CONTROL INSTRUCTION AND TAPING ON CENTER OF PRESSURE AND SCAPULOTHORACIC KINEMATICS DURING REACHING FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH HEMIPARESIS

NORA HAMDAN
JUNE 2010
ASSESSMENT OF ANTICIPATORY AND INTEGRATIVE POSTURAL ADJUSTMENTS DURING GAIT IN CHILDREN AT-RISK

NATALIE HOROWITZ
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A BATTERY FOR FITNESS ASSESSMENT FOR CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS WITH OBESITY

SUZANNE JORDAN
JUNE 2010
CURRENT PRACTICE IN THE ASSESSMENT OF 'POINTE' READINESS IN THE BALLET STUDENT IN PRE-PROFESSIONAL AND PRIVATE DANCE ACADEMIES: A PROSPECTIVE EXPLORATORY SURVEY

ELIANNA KOHN
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A BATTERY FOR FITNESS ASSESSMENT FOR CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS WITH OBESITY

JENNIFER A. LAGATTUTA
JUNE 2010
THE INFLUENCES OF MOTOR CONTROL INSTRUCTION AND TAPING ON CENTER OF PRESSURE AND SCAPULOTHORACIC KINEMATICS DURING REACHING FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH HEMIPARESIS

MICHAL LAPA
JUNE 2010
THE EFFECT OF A CROSSED-LEG SITTING POSTURE ON ANKLE BRACHIAL INDEX (ABI)

LISA LY
JUNE 2010
IS THERE VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY WHEN EXPERT PHYSICAL THERAPISTS LOCATE THE POSTERIOR SUPERIOR ILIAC SPINE BY PALPATION?

KATE MAGRAM
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A BATTERY FOR FITNESS ASSESSMENT FOR CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS WITH OBESITY

SUET MIAO
JUNE 2010
THE EFFECT OF A CROSSED-LEG SITTING POSTURE ON ANKLE BRACHIAL INDEX (ABI)

MEGHAN O'CONNOR
JUNE 2010
THE INFLUENCES OF MOTOR CONTROL INSTRUCTION AND TAPING ON CENTER OF PRESSURE AND SCAPULOTHORACIC KINEMATICS DURING REACHING FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH HEMIPARESIS

CHRISTYNNE PAPINCAK
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A BATTERY FOR FITNESS ASSESSMENT FOR CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS WITH OBESITY

KYAMILYA RAKHAMIMOVA
JUNE 2010
IS THERE VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY WHEN EXPERT PHYSICAL THERAPISTS LOCATE THE POSTERIOR SUPERIOR ILIAC SPINE BY PALPATION?

AURLEE REICH
JUNE 2010
IS THERE VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY WHEN EXPERT PHYSICAL THERAPISTS LOCATE THE POSTERIOR SUPERIOR ILIAC SPINE BY PALPATION?

MACKENZIE ROOT
JUNE 2010
DEVELOPING A STANDARD REHABILITATION PROTOCOL FOR PATIENTS WITH OPERATIVE REPAIR OF PATELLAR FRACTURE

TEJBIR SINGH SANDHU
JUNE 2010
THE EFFECT OF A CROSSED-LEG SITTING POSTURE ON ANKLE BRACHIAL INDEX (ABI)

UDANI SILVA
JUNE 2010
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RANGE OF MOVEMENT, FLEXIBILITY AND BALANCE IN THE ELDERLY

BEN SILVERBUSH
JUNE 2010
ACTIVE VIDEO GAMES CONTRIBUTE TO ENERGY EXPENDITURE AND INCREASE HEART RATES IN OVERWEIGHT AND NON-OVERWEIGHT CHILDREN

SULTANA SOTER
JUNE 2010
TIME DEPENDENT EFFECTS OF EXERCISE IN SPINAL CORD CONTUSED MICE

MELISSA TERRUSA
JUNE 2010
ASSESSMENT OF ANTICIPATORY AND INTEGRATIVE POSTURAL ADJUSTMENTS DURING GAIT IN CHILDREN AT-RISK

STEVE TSERLIN
JUNE 2010
ASSESSMENT OF ANTICIPATORY AND INTEGRATIVE POSTURAL ADJUSTMENTS DURING GAIT IN CHILDREN AT-RISK

RUMIYA TSYMBALYUK
JUNE 2010
ACTIVE VIDEO GAMES CONTRIBUTE TO ENERGY EXPENDITURE AND INCREASE HEART RATES IN OVERWEIGHT AND NON-OVERWEIGHT CHILDREN

LINDSAY VINING
JUNE 2010
THE PREVALENCE OF ULNAR AND MEDIAN NEUROPATHY IN INDOOR AND OUTDOOR CYCLISTS

BORIS VORIK
JUNE 2010
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RANGE OF MOVEMENT, FLEXIBILITY AND BALANCE IN THE ELDERLY

WILLIAM WEINRAUCH
JUNE 2010
THE PREVALENCE OF ULNAR AND MEDIAN NEUROPATHY IN INDOOR AND OUTDOOR CYCLISTS

NING ZHAO
JUNE 2010
ACTIVE VIDEO GAMES CONTRIBUTE TO ENERGY EXPENDITURE AND INCREASE HEART RATES IN OVERWEIGHT AND NON-OVERWEIGHT CHILDREN

ELLEN ZIKELI
JUNE 2010
TIME DEPENDENT EFFECTS OF EXERCISE IN SPINAL CORD CONTUSED MICE

Back to top

 

Doctor of Philosophy Degree

ANTHROPOLOGY


RAGNAR EDVARDSSON
FEBRUARY 2010
THE ROLE OF MARINE RESOURCES IN THE MEDIEVAL ECONOMY OF VESTFIRDIR, ICELAND

CHRISTINE M. HEGEL
SEPTEMBER 2009
BREACH OF TRUST: CUSTOMARY/COMMERCIAL DOCUMENTS AND PRACTICES OF PRIVATE LAW IN AN EGYPTIAN PORT

RUSSELL HOGG
JUNE 2010
DENTAL MICROSTRUCTURE AND GROWTH IN THE CEBID PRIMATES

YOKO IKEDA
SEPTEMBER 2009
DIGGING UP THE EARTH IN NEW YORK CITY: A COMMUNITY-BASED ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENT

LAURA EVE KAEHLER
SEPTEMBER 2009
NATION-STATES, CAPITAL MARKET MANAGERS, AND SOVEREIGNTY: AN ETHNOGRAPHIC CASE STUDY IN MALAYSIA

MASAKO KATO
SEPTEMBER 2009
BILINGUAL MOTHERHOOD: LANGUAGE AND IDENTITY AMONG JAPANESE MOTHERS IN
NEW YORK CITY

TINA LEE
FEBRUARY 2010
STRATIFIED REPRODUCTION AND DEFINITIONS OF CHILD NEGLECT: STATE PRACTICES AND PARENTS' RESPONSES

RUTH MAHER
SEPTEMBER 2009
LANDSCAPES OF LIFE AND DEATH: SOCIAL DIMENSIONS OF A PERCEIVED LANDSCAPE IN VIKING AGE ICELAND

JOSHUA MILTON MOSES
SEPTEMBER 2009
RELIGION, MENTAL HEALTH AND DISASTER RESPONSE IN A NEW AGE OF ANXIETY

Back to top

ART HISTORY

KRIS BELDEN-ADAMS
JUNE 2010
MODERN TIME: PHOTOGRAPHY AND TEMPORALITY

LERONN PHILLIP BROOKS
SEPTEMBER 2009
PARADIGMS FOR FREEDOM: HALE WOODRUFF, THE NEW NEGRO AGENDA AND LANDSCAPE

KATHERINE BUSSARD
SEPTEMBER 2009
UNFAMILIAR STREETS: THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF RICHARD AVEDON, CHARLES MOORE, MARTHA ROSLER, AND PHILIP-LORCA DICORCIA

JONI MARIE HAND
JUNE 2010
FEMALE BOOK OWNERS IN THE VALOIS COURTS, 1350-1550: DEVOTIONAL MANUSCRIPTS AS VEHICLES FOR SELF-DEFINITION

SHARON LEE JORDAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
PHILOSOPHERS, ARTISTS AND SAINTS: ERNST L. KIRCHNER AND MALE FRIENDSHIP IN PAINTINGS, 1914-1917

ELIZABETH MANGINI
JUNE 2010
ARTE POVERA IN TURIN 1967-1978: CONTEXTUALIZING ARTISTIC STRATEGIES DURING THE ANNI DI PIOMBO

DANIEL QUILES
JUNE 2010
BETWEEN CODE AND MESSAGE: ARGENTINE CONCEPTUAL ART, 1966-1976

JENNIFER SAMET
JUNE 2010
PAINTERLY REPRESENTATION IN NEW YORK, 1945-1975

ORLANDO AMADO HERNANDEZ YING
SEPTEMBER 2009
ANGELS IN THE AMERICAS: PAINTINGS OF APOCRYPHAL ANGELS IN SPAIN AND ITS AMERICAN VICEROYALTIES

Back to top

BIOCHEMISTRY

SHAILA AHMED
FEBRUARY 2010
COMPUTATIONAL STUDIES ON INTERACTION BETWEEN SOME RECEPTORS AND LIGANDS OF TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR-BETA SUPERFAMILY: DESIGN OF INHIBITOR(S) TO PROMOTE OSTEOGENESIS

MURAT ALPER CEVHER
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
POLYADENYLATION/DEADENYLATION/TUMOR SUPPRESSOR FACTORS REGULATE 3' END PROCESSING UNDER DIFFERENT CELLULAR CONDITIONS

KELLY SUSAN LEVANO
SEPTEMBER 2009
POTENTIAL ROLE OF ATP8A1 AS PLASMA MEMBRANE AMINOPHOSPHOLIPID TRANSLOCASE IN PROLIFERATING NEURONAL CELLS

FATHIMA IMRA NAZEER
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
ROLE OF p53, CstF-50, AND BARD1 IN THE REGULATION OF mRNA PROCESSING FOLLOWING DNA DAMAGE

BUDDIMA RANASINGHE
SEPTEMBER 2009
SEROTONIN 1A RECEPTOR MEDIATED NEUROGENESIS IN THE DEVELOPING HIPPOCAMPUS

JAVIER JOSE SUAREZ
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE CATALYTIC MECHANISMS OF MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS CATALASE-PEROXIDASE (KATG) AND THE ORIGIN OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN THE KATG{S315G} MUTANT

Back to top

BIOLOGY

AYANNA K. ALEXANDER
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
NEURAL EFFECTS OF EXPOSURE TO THE ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMICAL, BISPHENOL A, DURING DEVELOPMENT

KRISTEN AMPELA
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE DIET AND FORAGING ECOLOGY OF GRAY SEALS, HALICHOERUS GRYPUS, IN UNITED STATES WATERS

ERNEST K. BOAMAH
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
DNA ADDUCTS OF 10-DECARBAMOYL MITOMYCIN C ACTIVATE p53-DEPENDENT AND p53-INDEPENDENT CELL DEATH

SARIT DEREY
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
GLUTAMATE RECEPTOR SIGNALING IS A MEDIATOR OF NEURITE OUTGROWTH INHIBITION

THILINI FERNANDO
JUNE 2010
C. ELEGANS ADAMTS ADT-2 REGULATES BODY SIZE AND CUTICLE COLLAGEN ORGANIZATION

JOANNA IZABELA GIZA
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
ISLET-BRAIN-2: A NOVEL POSTSYNAPTIC DENSITY PROTEIN LINKED TO AN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

VASILIKI GKIOKA
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
MAG AND MYELIN BLOCK THE ABILITY OF BDNF TO OVERCOME INHIBITION OF AXONAL REGENERATION BY INHIBITING BDNF'S ACTIVATION OF RAP1

SARA ROSE GUARIGLIA
JUNE 2010
GENDER SPECIFIC CHANGES IN KEY REGULATORS OF NEURODEVELOPMENT AND AUTISTIC BEHAVIORAL PATHOLOGY IN MICE EXPOSED TO WATER CHLORINATION BYPRODUCTS

HUIFANG HE
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
cAMP AND POLYAMINES OVERCOME INHIBITION BY MAG BY ACTIVATING Cdk5 VIA INCREASED EXPRESSION OF p35 REGULATED BY ACTIVATION OF elF5A

RYAN HUISH
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION SANTALUM YASI (SANDALWOOD) IN FIJI AND TONGA: A COMBINED ECOLOGICAL AND GENETIC APPROACH

DAWN MARIE KOCHANEK
FEBRUARY 2010
DOWN REGULATION OF NEURONATIN BY microRNA-151 OVERCOMES INHIBITION OF AXONAL GROWTH BY MYELIN-BASED INHIBITORS

JENNIFER A. LANE
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
THE MORPHOLOGY AND RELATIONSHIPS OF THE HYBODONT SHARK TRIBODUS LIMAE, WITH A PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSIS OF HYBODONT SHARKS (CHONDRICHTHYES, HYBODONTIFORMES)

HAI-YANG LU
SEPTEMBER 2009
CHARACTERIZATION OF THE SINORHIZOBIUM MELILOTI EXOR PROTEIN

JENNIFER MARTINEZ
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
THE ROLE OF SOLUBLE ADENYLYL CYCLASE IN THE BDNF-DEPENDENT BLOCK OF MAG/MYELIN-MEDIATED INHIBITION

SEAN PATRICK MURPHY
FEBRUARY 2010
POPULATION DYNAMICS OF THE AMERICAN OYSTERCATCHER (HAEMATOPUS PALLIATUS) NEAR THE NORTHERN LIMIT OF ITS RANGE

PETER ANTHONY NOVICK
FEBRUARY 2010
THE DIVERSITY AND EVOLUTION OF TRANSPOSABLE ELEMENTS IN THE GENOME OF THE LIZARD Anolis carolinensis

LOUIS PUTZEL
FEBRUARY 2010
THE TREE THAT HELD UP THE FOREST: SHIHUAHUACO (Dipteryx spp.) AND THE CHINESE TIMBER TRADE

ROBERT ALEXANDER PYRON
SEPTEMBER 2009
SYSTEMATICS AND HISTORICAL BIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE LAMPROPELTININE SNAKES

THOMAS RADMAN
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
NEURAL TARGETS OF ELECTRIC FIELD STIMULATION

SIGAL SAAR
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
RHYTHM DEVELOPMENT IN THE ZEBRA FINCH SONG

TIKA SUKARNA
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
MOLECULAR AND EVOLUTIONARY PROPERTIES OF NON-GENE-CODING REGIONS IN BACTERIA USING COMPARATIVE GENOME BIOINFORMATICS

RATNAKAR VALLABHANENI
SEPTEMBER 2009
CAROTENOGENESIS IN MAIZE ENDOSPERM: NATURAL GENETIC VARIATION AS A TOOL FOR PREDICTIVE METABOLIC ENGINEERING

ALEJANDRA VASCO-GUTIERREZ
FEBRUARY 2010
SYSTEMATICS AND PHYLOGENY OF ELAPHOGLOSSUM SECTION LEPIDOGLOSSA (DRYOPTERIDACEAE)

LUYI ZHOU
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
ROLE OF DARPP-32 PATHWAY IN COCAINE-INDUCED BEHAVIORAL SEX DIFFERENCES

Back to top

BUSINESS

REINA Y. ARAKJI
SEPTEMBER 2009
DESIGNING SOCIAL PRODUCTION MODELS TO SUPPORT PRODUCER-CONSUMER COLLABORATION AND INNOVATION IN DIGITAL SOCIAL SPACES

CHIH-CHIEH CHIU
SEPTEMBER 2009
ESSAYS ON EARNINGS QUALITY AND CORPORATE INVESTMENT

ABRAHAM NATHAN FRIED
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF SFAS NO. 158

ELENI GOUSGOUNIS
JUNE 2010
ESSAYS ON THE EFFECTS OF SHORT SALE CONSTRAINTS

KEITH WILCOX
SEPTEMBER 2009
PRIDE: A LICENSE TO INDULGE AND A CUE FOR GREATER SELF-CONTROL

Back to top

CHEMISTRY

DON ANTON SHANTHILAL AMARASINGHE
SEPTEMBER 2009
MICROSTRUCTURAL ENVIRONMENTS AND REDOX STATES OF IRON IN RANDOM AND ORDERED POROUS SILICA MATRICES

LAURENCE FORTUNEE BENSAID-GEYER
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
EUROPIUM COMPLEXES AS PROBES FOR BIOLOGICAL AND MATERIALS APPLICATIONS

SUBHASISH CHATTERJEE
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
STRUCTURAL STUDIES OF BIOPOLYMERS USING COMPUTER SIMULATIONS, OPTICAL AND MAGNETIC SPECTROSCOPY

YOR-YU CHEN
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
I. THE RCM APPROACH TOWARDS 1.6-METHANO-BRIDGED [12] & [14] ANNULENES AND THEIR BISDEHYDRO-DERIVATIVES
II. 1, 5-BISDEHYDRO[10]ANNULENE REVISITED

SING LIAO
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
TWO TYPES OF PROTEIN SALT BRIDGES STUDIED BY QUANTUM CALCULATION

DONNA MCGREGOR
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
SPECIATION OF TECHNETIUM-99 INCORPORATED INTO METAL OXIDE MATRICES: A MOLECULAR LEVEL UNDERSTANDING OF Tc-99 REDUCTION AND ITS COMPLEXATION INTO POLYOXOMETALATES

IVANA RADIVOJEVIC
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
SELF-ORGANIZED PORPHYRIN NANOMATERIALS FOR SOLAR ENERGY HARVESTING

VIJAYAKUMAR RAMALINGAM
SEPTEMBER 2009
DESIGN AND SYNTHESIS OF SQUARAMIDE - BASED MOLECULAR MACHINES

XIANBO SHI
JUNE 2010
ENERGY OF THE QUASI-FREE ELECTRON IN ATOMIC AND MOLECULAR FLUIDS

SEBASTIAN A. THOMPSON
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
THIOGLYCOSYLATED PHORPHYRIN, CHLORIN, BACTERIOCHLORIN AND ISOBACTERICHLORIN AS PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPEUTIC AGENTS AND THEIR POSSIBLE USE AS BIOIMAGING AGENTS

JENNIFER MARIE VANCE
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
POLYMER NANOLITHOGRAPHY

ALESSANDRO VAROTTO
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
SUPRAMOLECULARLY SELF-ORGANIZED NANOMATERIALS: FROM INORGANIC PARTICLES TO LIGHT-HARVESTING ORGANIC MATERIALS

FENG WANG
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
MODULAR STRATEGIES FOR THE SYNTHESIS OF TETRAHYDROFURAN AND TETRAHYDROPYRAN CONTAINING ACETOGENINS

LI ZHANG
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
RAMAN IMAGING AND SPECTROSCOPY OF INDIVIDUAL SINGLE-WALL CARBON NANOTUBES

Back to top

COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

PAMELA ALBANESE
FEBRUARY 2010
A CRITICAL AND CULTURAL POETICS OF THE END: SELF, SPACE, AND VOLATILITY IN LOS ANGELES

ROSA AMATULLI
JUNE 2010
THE POLITICS OF LAUGHTER IN ARIOSTO'S “ORLANDO FURIOSO” AND CERVANTES' “DON QUIXOTE”

LEAH MARIE ANDERST
JUNE 2010
“DOUBLE CONSCIOUSNESS” AND “DUAL-VOICE”: AMBIVALENCE AND FREE INDIRECT STYLE IN NOVELS AND FILMS

MARY J. GENNUSO
SEPTEMBER 2009
TRUTH, LIES, AND ISSUES OF AUTHENTICITY: A STUDY OF ROUSSEAU, NIETZSCHE, SARTRE AND CAMUS
Certificate in Film Studies

MONICA HANNA
SEPTEMBER 2009
RESISTANCE HISTORIES: CONTEMPORARY LITERARY RECONSTRUCTIONS OF NATIONAL HISTORY

HEATHER HUDSON
FEBRUARY 2010
MAKE ROOM FOR MOTHER: A STUDY OF MOTHERHOOD AND THE MATERNAL INSTINCT IN 20TH CENTURY WOMEN WRITERS

DEBORAH ANNE KASSEL
JUNE 2010
TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT: A POETICS OF AMBIVALENCE IN THE CINE-ECRITURE OF MARGUERITE DURAS, ASSIA DJEBAR, AND RUTH PRAWER JHABVALA

DREW MOORE
FEBRUARY 2010
CAUGHT IN THE CROSSFIRE: A CRITICAL ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE NEW YORK CITY PRISON LETTERS OF ST. JOHN DE CREVECOEUR

OLGA MURATOVA
SEPTEMBER 2009
RELIGIOUSLY BASED MORALITY IN THE THEATRE OF ALEXANDER OSTROVSKY

GIULIA PO
JUNE 2010
SCRIVERE LA DIVERSITA: AUTOBIOGRAFIA E POLITICA IN CLARA SERENI

CARMELA B. SCALA
SEPTEMBER 2009
FAIRY TALES: A WORLD BETWEEN THE IMAGINARY-METAPHOR AT PLAY IN LO CUNTO DEL LI CUNTI BY GIANBATTISTA BASILE

BHAKTI SHRINGARPURE
SEPTEMBER 2009
WARSCAPES: PERSPECTIVES ON A LITERATURE OF POSTCOLONIAL VIOLENCE
Certificate in Film Studies

Back to top

COMPUTER SCIENCE

EMAN ABDU
SEPTEMBER 2009
CLUSTERING CATEGORICAL DATA USING DATA SUMMARIES AND SPECTRAL TECHNIQUES

WEI CHEN
JUNE 2010
EFFICIENT CONTROLS FOR FINITELY CONVERGENT SEQUENTIAL ALGORITHMS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS

WALTER DEAN
FEBRUARY 2010
EPISTEMIC PARADOX AND EXPLICIT MODAL LOGIC

OMER DEMIR
FEBRUARY 2010
A SCALABLE AGENT-BASED SYSTEM FOR NETWORK FLOW RECONSTRUCTION WITH APPLICATION TO DETERMINING THE STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS OF DISTRIBUTED DENIAL OF SERVICE ATTACKS

NATALIA NOVAK
SEPTEMBER 2009
COMPUTER-AIDED REASONING ABOUT KNOWLEDGE AND JUSTIFICATIONS

MOHAMMAD T. TALAFHA
JUNE 2010
ON THE PROBLEM OF PACKING STEINER TREES OF A GRAPH

ANDRES VARON
FEBRUARY 2010
ALGORITHMS AND HYPOTHESIS SELECTION IN DYNAMIC HOMOLOGY PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSIS

GENE YU
FEBRUARY 2010
PIECEWISE SURFACE RECONSTRUCTION FROM RANGE DATA

Back to top

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

DAVID CASPI
JUNE 2010
EXTREMIST NETWORKS AND LETHALITY: A MAPPING OF VIOLENT WHITE SUPREMACIST GROUP NETWORKS AND AN INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN NETWORK LOCATION AND IDEOLOGICALLY MOTIVATED MURDER

MONTY H. GERBUSH
SEPTEMBER 2009
POLICE DISCRETION: AN ANALYSIS OF NON-DOMESTIC ASSAULT CALLS FOR SERVICE

RICHARD S.Y. KIM
FEBRUARY 2010
CYBER-SURVEILLANCE: A CASE STUDY IN POLICY & DEVELOPMENT

FAITH LEIBMAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
MEMORIAL LAWS: SOCIAL AND MEDIA CONSTRUCTION OF PERSONALIZED LEGISLATION, 1994-2005

JENNIFER A. MCCARTHY
JUNE 2010
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN POSSESSING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AND CHILD MOLESTATION

PATRICK W. MORRIS, JR.
SEPTEMBER 2009
DUAL ARREST IN INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE INCIDENTS: THE INFLUENCE OF POLICE OFFICER, INCIDENT, AND ORGANIZATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

MEREDITH L. PATTEN
FEBRUARY 2010
AMERICAN SPORTS FANS: WHAT MAKES THEM TICK, AND SOMETIMES EXPLODE, AND WHAT ATTRIBUTES OF THE ARENA CONTRIBUTE TO FAN INCIDENTS

BRIAN RIZZO
JUNE 2010
SERVING AT THE PLEASURE OF THE MAYOR: AN EXPLORATION OF POLITICAL INVOLVEMENT IN NEW YORK POLICE COMMISSIONER DEPARTURES 1901-2001

VINCENZO A. SAINATO
SEPTEMBER 2009
SITUATIONAL SURVEILLANCE CONTROL

CARRIE TROJAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
EXAMINING THE CRIMINAL HISTORIES OF HOMICIDE OFFENDERS: A COMPARISON OF SINGLE-VICTIM AND SERIAL HOMICIDE AND THE LINK BETWEEN PRIOR OFFENDING AND HOMICIDE CRIME SCENE BEHAVIORS

BRIGITTE T. VALLABHAJOSULA
SEPTEMBER 2009
ASSESSING FRONTAL LOBE FUNCTIONING IN THE CONTEXT OF VIOLENT AND AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR: A NEW MULTIMODAL APPROACH

LISA WILLIAMS-TAYLOR
SEPTEMBER 2009
MEASURING THE IMPACT OF NEW YORK CITY'S SPECIALLY TARGETED OFFENDERS PROJECT ON SEX OFFENDER RECIDIVISM

Back to top

EARTH & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

YUMIKO IWASAKI
JUNE 2010
SYSTEMATICS ON VIAPHACOPS MAXIMOVA, 1972 FROM BOLIVIA AND PALEOBIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE SUBFAMILY PHACOPINAE HAWLE & CORDA, 1847 FOR THE LOWER AND MIDDLE DEVONIAN, WITH A PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON THE GENUS PACIPHACOPS MAXIMOVA, 1972

HUN BOK JUNG
SEPTEMBER 2009
FATE, REACTION AND TRANSPORT OF GROUNDWATER ARSENIC DURING DISCHARGE TO WAQUOIT BAY, USA AND MEGHNA RIVER, BANGLADESH

YLLI KELLICI
SEPTEMBER 2009
AN ANALYSIS OF THE PERFORMANCE OF PUBLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS IN NEW YORK CITY DURING 2001-2005 FROM A GEOGRAPHICAL PERSPECTIVE

SCOTT LARSON
JUNE 2010
BUILDING LIKE MOSES WITH JACOBS IN MIND: REDEVELOPMENT POLITICS IN THE BLOOMBERG ADMINISTRATION

ROBERT BRADFORD STEWART
JUNE 2010
TOWARD A SPATIAL UNDERSTANDING OF LATIN AMERICAN IMMIGRANT WORKER POPULATION FATALITIES

QIANG YANG
JUNE 2010
ARSENIC IN FRACTURED BEDROCK AQUIFERS IN GREATER AUGUSTA, MAINE USA

Back to top

ECONOMICS

CHRISTIE AGIOUTANTI
SEPTEMBER 2009
AN EMPIRICAL RE-EVALUATION OF THE EFFECTS OF EDUCATION IN NONMARKET PRODUCTION

JUAN F. CABRERA
SEPTEMBER 2009
ESSAYS IN MARKET EFFICIENCY

WEI-HSIN ALEX CHUNG
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE EFFECT OF FIRM-SPECIFIC RETURNS VATIATION ON R2: FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF THE ACCRUAL ANOMALY

ERIC MATTHEW DOVIAK
FEBRUARY 2010
ESSAYS ON ECONOMIC POLICY: INCOME INEQUALITY AND HEALTH INSURANCE

MARWA HASSAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
ESSAYS ON CENTRAL BANK INTERVENTIONS IN ADVANCED AND EMERGING MARKET ECONOMIES-AN APPLICATION TO JAPAN AND TURKEY

CHUN-PIN HSU
SEPTEMBER 2009
MODELING THE DEPENDENCE BETWEEN STOCK INDEX AND EXCHANGE RETURNS WITH COPULA-EXTREME VALUE THEORY BASED SEMIPARAMETRIC APPROACHES AND THEIR APPLICATIONS IN RISK MANAGEMENT

MICHAEL KALSON
FEBRUARY 2010
RAILROADS AND ECONOMIES OF SCALE AND SCOPE IN U.S. MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES: 1850-1880. CHANDLER REVISITED

MOLLY SHERLOCK
SEPTEMBER 2009
SCHOOL FINANCE REFORM IN VERMONT: ESSAYS EVALUATING EQUITY, ACHIEVEMENT, AND CAPITALIZATION UNDER VERMONT'S EQUAL EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY ACT

ZEYNEP TOPALOGLU
JUNE 2010
DEFAULT RISK

TI-JEN TSAO
JUNE 2010
ROBUST ESTIMATORS FOR FINITE MIXTURES OF COUNT DATA REGRESSION MODELS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS

MILOS VULANOVIC
FEBRUARY 2010
ESSAYS IN CORPORATE FINANCE

YIKAI WANG
FEBRUARY 2010
CREDIT RISK PRICING IN SINGLE NAME CORPORATE CDS

Back to top

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

JANET R. HELLER
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PARENTAL OPINION OF SCHOOL-BASED SEX EDUCATION, PARENT CHILD COMMUNICATION ABOUT SEXUALITY, AND PARENTING STYLES IN A DIVERSE URBAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE POPULATION

MALKA ISMACH
FEBRUARY 2010
FAMILIAL FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH SYMPTOMS OF DEPRESSION IN PRESCHOOL CHILDREN

ERICA BAMDAS MANIAGO
JUNE 2010
DO COPING BEHAVIORS MODERATE THE ADJUSTMENT OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CHILDREN WHO ARE VICTIMIZED BY RELATIONAL AGGRESSION?

ELIZABETH MICHELE MCLAUGHLIN
JUNE 2010
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MINDFULNESS AND EMOTION REGULATION IN CHILDREN

MILDRED A. MIHLON
JUNE 2010
THE ROLE OF SELF-THEORIES OF INTELLIGENCE AND SELF-EFFICACY IN ADAPTIVE HELP-SEEKING BY COLLEGE STUDENTS

SAUL PETERSEN
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE ROLE OF GOAL SETTING AND AUTOMATICITY IN NOVICE ATHLETES' DEVELOPMENT AND PERFORMANCE OF A TENNIS SKILL: A COACHING INTERVENTION

PATRICK RAGOSTA
JUNE 2010
THE EFFECTIVENESS OF INTERVENTION PROGRAMS TO HELP COLLEGE STUDENTS ACQUIRE SELF-REGULATED LEARNING STRATEGIES: A META-ANALYSIS

ARIANE BETH SCHNEIDER
JUNE 2010
COMPARING AND COMBINING ACCOMMODATION AND REMEDIATION INTERVENTIONS TO IMPROVE THE WRITTEN LANGUAGE PERFORMANCE OF CHILDREN WITH ASPERGER'S SYNDROME

LINDA STURGES
FEBRUARY 2010
CURRICULUM-BASED MEASUREMENT PERFORMANCE INDICATORS: A TOOL FOR UNDERGRADUATE CALCULUS STUDENTS TO INFORM AND DIRECT THEIR LEARNING BEHAVIOR

BINYAMIN TEPFER
SEPTEMBER 2009
PREDICTORS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL HELP-SEEKING ATTITUDES, WILLINGNESS TOWARD PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICE UTILIZATION, AND LEVELS OF PREVIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICE UTILIZATION AMONG ORTHODOX JEWISH PARENTS

MARIE CATHERINE WHITE
SEPTEMBER 2009
PREDICTING SUCCESS IN TEACHER EDUCATION CERTIFICATION TESTING: THE ROLE OF ACADEMIC HELP-SEEKING

TAMMY GUTTERMAN ZIELINSKI
SEPTEMBER 2009
EXAMINING FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO THE EFFECTIVENESS OF GENERAL EDUCATION TEACHERS OF INCLUSION STUDENTS

Back to top

ENGINEERING

YOUSEF M. ABDELMALEK
JUNE 2010
MIDDLEWARE ROUTING ALGORITHMS COMPONENTS FOR MOBILE AD-HOC WIRELESS NETWORKS

BUSHRA AHSAN
JUNE 2010
OFF-CHIP BANDWIDTH FOR MULTICORE PROCESSORS: MANAGING THE NEXT BIG WALL

RUHUL AMIN
SEPTEMBER 2009
OPTICAL ALGORITHMS FOR ASSESSMENT OF FLUORESCENCE SOURCES IN SEA WATERS

MIGUEL BUSTAMANTE
FEBRUARY 2010
IMPROVED PROCESSING AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE MULTI-FILTER ROTATING SHADOW-BAND RADIOMETER (MFRSR) NETWORK

LIMARY MELISSA CANCEL
JUNE 2010
THE ROLE OF APOPTOSIS AND MITOSIS IN LDL TRANSPORT ACROSS ENDOTHELIAL CELL MONOLAYERS

YANG CAO
SEPTEMBER 2009
THEORETICAL MODELING OF ELECTROMECHANICAL COUPLING BEHAVIOR OF FERROELECTRICS AND THEIR COMPOSITES

WILLIAM O. CHARLES
FEBRUARY 2010
THE MOLECULAR BEAM EPITAXY GROWTH AND CHARACTERIZATION OF Znx' Cd(1-x')Se/ZnxCdyMg(1-x-y)Se-InP QUANTUM CASCADE STRUCTURES FOR OPERATION IN THE 3 - 5 MICRONS RANGE

SHUKI CHAW
SEPTEMBER 2009
LIDAR CALIBRATION

XIAOQIANG CHEN
SEPTEMBER 2009
RESIDENTIAL RELOCATION CHOICE AND CONSEQUENT BEHAVIORAL CHANGE

MERLINDA DRINI
SEPTEMBER 2009
PHYSICAL LAYER IMPACT ON WIRELESS MOBILE AD-HOC NETWORK PERFORMANCE

EDUARDO HAZAEL HERNANDEZ
FEBRUARY 2010
URBAN SURFACE MODELS FOR BETTER AEROSOL RETRIEVAL WITH MODIS AND LANDSAT

JUNG HUN (KEVIN SONG)
SEPTEMBER 2009
TEMPLATE- ASSISTED MATERIALS ENGINEERING

QINGJUN KONG
SEPTEMBER 2009
GROWTH FACTOR-INDUCED CELL MIGRATION USING MICROFABRICATED DEVICES

PANDURANG MANOHAR KULKARNI
SEPTEMBER 2009
SUSPENSION MECHANICS AT FINITE INERTIA

XIAOHAI LI
FEBRUARY 2010
DISTRIBUTED MOTION COORDINATION OF SWARMS OF MOBILE AGENTS

QIN LIU
JUNE 2010
MICROTHROMBOSIS INDUCED BY MECHANICAL FACTORS AND LIGHT/DYE TREATMENT IN INTACT MICROVESSELS

PARISA MIRBOD
JUNE 2010
ON THE GENERATION OF LIFT FORCE IN RANDOM, SOFT POROUS MEDIA: ITS APPLICATION TO AN AIRBORNE JET TRAIN

THANDAR MYINT
FEBRUARY 2010
OPTICAL SPECTROSCOPIC PROPERTIES OF ACTIVE NANO-CRYSTAL DOPED TRANSPARENT GLASS COMPOSITES

YVES NGABONZIZA
SEPTEMBER 2009
A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY ON ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF CNT-POLYMER COMPOSITES

AMAR BABANRAO PAWAR
SEPTEMBER 2009
FABRICATION AND APPLICATION OF SURFACE-ANISOTROPIC PARTICLES

ALEXIS MILTIADES PIERIDES
FEBRUARY 2010
AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON THE CHARACTERISTICS OF TRANSIENT DEPLOYMENT OF HINGED WING ACTUATORS WITHIN A BOUNDARY LAYER

YUZHUO SU
SEPTEMBER 2009
SPECTRUM SEPARATION FOR BRAIN TUMOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE SPECTROSCOPY IMAGING

ALBERTO TONIZZO
FEBRUARY 2010
MULTIANGULAR HYPERSPECTRAL POLARIMETRIC OBSERVATIONS IN COASTAL WATERS

JIMMY DEON TOUSSAINT
SEPTEMBER 2009
AQUAPORIN-1 AND PRESSURE-DRIVEN TRANSPORT ACROSS ENDOTHELIA AQUAPORIN-1 EXPRESSION, DISTRIBUTION AND REGULATION

PRASAD N. YEDLAPALLI
SEPTEMBER 2009
MODELING OF HYDROGEN HYDRATES IN THE PRESENCE OF PROMOTERS

WEI YUAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
QUANTIFICATION OF THE BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER PERMEABILITY TO NEUTRAL AND CHARGED SOLUTES

PING ZHAO
SEPTEMBER 2009
EFFECTS OF ORIENTATION ON ELECTRO-MECHANICAL COUPLING BEHAVIOR OF FERROELECTRICS AND THEIR COMPOSITES

Back to top

ENGLISH

ECE AYKOL
JUNE 2010
AS FILM IS, SO GOES THE NOVEL: THE IMAGE, FILM EKPHRASIS, AND HISTORY IN THE CONTEMPORARY NOVEL
Certificate in Film Studies

ROBERT GARY AZZARELLO
SEPTEMBER 2009
QUEER ENVIRONMENTALITY: THOREAU, MELVILLE, CATHER, AND BARNES

IAN BICKFORD
JUNE 2010
THE THIEF OF PARADISE: MILTON AND SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTISM

MARTA BLADEK
SEPTEMBER 2009
PILGRIMAGES TO THE PAST: PLACE, MEMORY, AND RETURN IN CONTEMPORARY LIFE WRITING
Certificate in Women's Studies

CHARLES D. CARROLL
SEPTEMBER 2009
NEGOTIATING INDIVIDUALISM: APOLOGIES, SOCIAL CONTRACTS, AND THE ROMANTIC MAKING OF THE SELF

HELEN DECKER
JUNE 2010
SYLVIA PLATH AND TED HUGHES: THE DOUBLE-SIDED MANUSCRIPTS

JEFFREY DROUIN
FEBRUARY 2010
“THE EINSTEIN OF ENGLISH FICTION”: JAMES JOYCE, THE NEW PHYSICS, AND MODERNIST PRINT CULTURE

MARTY MELISSA FINK
JUNE 2010
FORGET BURIAL: ILLNESS, NARRATIVE, AND THE RECLAMATION OF DISEASE

WILLIAM WARREN GOLDSTEIN
JUNE 2010
THE DRAMATIC MILTON

DAVID HYMAN
JUNE 2010
NOTES TOWARD A SUPER FICTION: REVISION, TEMPORALITY, AND THE SUPERHERO GENRE

WAN-CHUAN KAO
FEBRUARY 2010
DEPLOYMENTS OF WHITENESS: AFFECT, MATERIALITY, AND THE SOCIAL IN LATE MEDIEVAL ENGLISH LITERATURE
Certificate in Medieval Studies

PETER H. KHOST
JUNE 2010
PIONEERING THE PROFESSION: CRISES IN ENGLISH STUDIES AND THE NONTENURED PhD

ANN L. LARSON
JUNE 2010
BEAUTIFUL BOOTSTRAPS: THE UNEVEN CLIMB OF FOUR BASIC WRITERS IN AN URBAN COLLEGE

EMILY SEVILLE LAUER
JUNE 2010
DRAWING CONCLUSIONS: VISUAL LITERACY IN FICTION
Certificate in Medieval Studies

JOANNA GWEN MANSBRIDGE
JUNE 2010
CAMP, THE CANON, AND A PERFORMATIVE BURLESQUE: PAULA VOGEL'S PLAYS AS LITERARY AND CULTURAL REVISION

ELIZABETH HARRIS MCCORMICK
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE PROTEUS OF THE MIND: CREATIVE IMAGINATION IN PSYCHOLOGY AND LITERATURE AT THE FIN DE SIECLE

MARK A. MCCULLOUGH
SEPTEMBER 2009
“THE NAKED GOSPEL”: VARIETIES OF AMERICAN RELIGIOUS POETRY, FROM RICHARD HENRY DANA TO HERMAN MELVILLE
Certificate in American Studies

RAMSEY SCOTT
SEPTEMBER 2009
IN THE BUTCHER SHOP OF SUBJECTIVITY: AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL WORKS FROM THE BLACK LIBERATION MOVEMENT, 1970-1987

DANNY SEXTON
SEPTEMBER 2009
DIVIDED MEN: THE MASCULINITY/MARRIAGE DILEMMA IN THE NOVELS OF GEORGE ELIOT

DEVIN PHILLIP ZUBER
JUNE 2010
HIEROGLYPHICS OF NATURE: SWEDENBORG, ECOLOGY AND ROMANTIC AESTHETICS

Back to top

FRENCH

WALTER SEAN KELLY
SEPTEMBER 2009
TRIALS BY DEVIANCE: SEXUAL SLANDER DURING THE WARS OF RELIGION, THE FRONDE, AND THE FRENCH REVOLUTION

SOPHIE ANNA MARINEZ
FEBRUARY 2010
GENDER, ARCHITECTURE, AND SELF-CONSTRUCTION IN THE WORKS OF MADEMOISELLE DE MONTPENSIER (1627-1693)

MARIE-ANGE PAYET
SEPTEMBER 2009
LES FEMMES DANS LE MARRONNAGE A I'ILE BOURBON DE 1662 A 1848
Certificate in Film Studies

Back to top

HISPANIC & LUSO-BRAZILIAN LITERATURES & LANGUAGES

MARIA SUSANA BARDAVIO ESTEVAN
FEBRUARY 2010
EL MODERNISMO DESDE DENTRO: DISCURSO DE LA “GENTE NUEVA” Y CAMPO LITERARIO EN LA PRENSA MODERNISTA MADRILENA (1897-1907)

JAY MITSCHE-SEPULVEDA
SEPTEMBER 2009
BETWEEN MONTAIGNE AND GOETHE: THE BIRTH OF MODERN INDIVIDUALITY IN THE AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL WORK OF DIEGO DE TORRES VILLARROEL

MILDRED XIOMARA VAN ZWAREN
SEPTEMBER 2009
COINCIDENCIAS Y DISIDENCIAS EN LA HISTORIA LITERARIA DOMINICANA: VISION DE MAX HENRIQUEZ URENA Y DE JOAQUIN BALAGUER

MARIA ANN VITAGLIANO
SEPTEMBER 2009
PAINTING IN THE POETRY OF LUIS DE GONGORA

Back to top

HISTORY

IRA BELTRAN-GARIBAY
SEPTEMBER 2009
SEX AND THE NATION: SEXUALITY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN REVOLUTIONARY MEXICO, 1920-1940

EDWARD VICTORIANO CORNEJO
FEBRUARY 2010
KEEPING FEAR AT BAY: TWENTIETH CENTURY ECUADOR AND THE ERADICATION OF PLAGUE

SUSAN J. CRAIG
JUNE 2010
SKIN AND REDEMPTION: THEOLOGY IN SILENT FILMS, 1902 TO 1927

JODY LYNN CROSS-HANSEN
FEBRUARY 2010
TRANSCENDENT REFORM: QUAKER WOMEN AND SOCIAL REFORM DURING THE HICKSITE SCHISM

REBECCA MARBLE DRESSER
JUNE 2010
THE DISSOLUTION OF A REPUBLICAN: DANIEL WALDO LINCOLN, 1784-1815

MOIRA EGAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
NURSES CHALLENGING SUBORDINATION: GENDER, CLASS AND RELIGION IN BRITAIN'S CRIMEAN WAR

ILAN EHRLICH
SEPTEMBER 2009
EDUARDO CHIBAS; THE INCORRIGIBLE MAN OF CUBAN POLITICS

ERNEST IALONGO
SEPTEMBER 2009
FILIPPO TOMMASO MARINETTI: THE ARTIST AND HIS POLITICS

LINDSAY SARAH KRASNOFF
SEPTEMBER 2009
GOALS AND DREAMS: THE QUEST TO CREATE ELITE YOUTH ATHLETES IN FRANCE, 1958-92

MARC R. LEVINSON
SEPTEMBER 2009
MORE THAN A BOX: THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL IMPLICATIONS OF AN INNOVATION IN FREIGHT TRANSPORT, 1956-2000

KEVIN MCGRUDER
JUNE 2010
RACE AND REAL ESTATE: INTERRACIAL CONFLICT AND COEXISTENCE IN HARLEM, 1890-1920

STEPHEN PETRUS
FEBRUARY 2010
TO BREAK DOWN THE WALLS: THE POLITICS AND CULTURE OF GREENWICH VILLAGE, 1955-1965

AMY MICHELLE VAN NATTER
FEBRUARY 2010
THE “MARY CARVER” AFFAIR: UNITED STATES FOREIGN POLICY AND THE AFRICA SQUADRON, 1841-1845

CEMAL YETKINER
FEBRUARY 2010
AMERICAN MISSIONARIES, ARMENIAN COMMUNITY, AND THE MAKING OF PROTESTANTISM IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE, 1820-1860


Back to top

LINGUISTICS

HALA A. ABDELGHANY
FEBRUARY 2010
PROSODIC PHRASING AND MODIFIER ATTACHMENT IN STANDARD ARABIC SENTENCE PROCESSING

DIDEM KOBAN
FEBRUARY 2010
OVERT VERSUS NULL SUBJECT PRONOUN VARIATION IN THE TURKISH SPOKEN IN TURKEY AND IN NEW YORK CITY

MARISA MONTELEONE
SEPTEMBER 2009
EFFECTS OF FIRST LANGUAGE VOICING RULES ON THE PERCEPTION AND PRODUCTION OF ENGLISH OBSTRUENT SEQUENCES BY ADULT HUNGARIAN AND POLISH LEARNERS OF ENGLISH

SHUKHAN NG
SEPTEMBER 2009
PROCESSING CHINESE EMPTY CATEGORIES

MARTIN A. PORT
FEBRUARY 2010
OMITTED ARGUMENTS AND COMPLEXITY OF PREDICATION

AMIT SHAKED
SEPTEMBER 2009
ATTACHMENT AMBIGUITIES IN HEBREW COMPLEX NOMINALS: PROSODY AND PARSING

MIEKO SPERBECK
JUNE 2010
THE ACQUISITION OF CONSONANT CLUSTERS BY JAPANESE LEARNERS OF ENGLISH: INTERACTIONS OF SPEECH PERCEPTION AND PRODUCTION

Back to top

MATHEMATICS

ANUPAM BHATNAGAR
JUNE 2010
POINTS OF CANONICAL HEIGHT ZERO ON PROJECTIVE VARIETIES

GABRIEL C. DRUMMOND-COLE
JUNE 2010
HOMOTOPY BATALIN-VILKOVISKY ALGEBRAS, TRIVIALIZING CIRCLE ACTIONS, AND MODULI SPACE

IOANNIS FARMAKIS
SEPTEMBER 2009
COHOMOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF COMPLETE REDUCIBILITY OF REPRESENTATIONS

ROSS DAMIEN FLEK
SEPTEMBER 2009
ON THE DYNAMICS OF QUASI-SELF MATINGS OF GENERALIZED STARLIKE COMPLEX QUADRATICS AND THE STRUCTURE OF THE MATED JULIA SETS

SHOSHANA FRIEDMAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
ASPECTS OF SUPERCOMPACTNESS, HOD AND SET THEORETIC GEOLOGY

Back to top

MUSIC (PH.D.)

INESSA BAZAYEV
SEPTEMBER 2009
COMPOSING WITH CIRCLES, SPIRALS, AND LINES OF FIFTHS: HARMONY AND VOICE LEADING IN THE MUSIC OF NICOLAI ROSLAVETS

BROOKE BRYANT
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY SINGER'S BODY: AN INSTRUMENT OF ACTION
Certificate in Renaissance Studies

MICHAEL J. EISENBERG
JUNE 2010
KEYBOARD SECONDA PRATICA IN TRANSMISSION: THE EARLY HISTORY OF COPPER-ENGRAVED MUSIC AND THE ENGRAVED TOCCATAS OF GIROLAMO FRESCOBALDI
Certificate in Medieval Studies
Certificate in Renaissance Studies

JEFF S. LEIGH
FEBRUARY 2010
A HIDDEN THEOLOGY: PITCH ASSOCIATION AND SYMBOLISM IN OLIVIER MESSIAEN'S “MEDITATIONS SUR LE MYSTERE DE LA SAINTE TRINTE” AND “LES ANDES D'APOCALYPSE”: A FANTASY FOR VIOLIN AND CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

NORIKO MANABE
SEPTEMBER 2009
WESTERN GENRES IN JAPAN: THE EVOLUTION OF STYLES IN CHILDREN'S SONGS, HIP-HOP, AND OTHER GENRES

PATRICK MUCHMORE
FEBRUARY 2010
HUMANITY AND MECHANICITY IN THE MUSIC OF NINE INCH NAILS AND PALIMPSEST ALPHA

DAVID RACANELLI
FEBRUARY 2010
DIASPORIC JELIYA IN NEW YORK: A STUDY OF MANDE GRIOT REPERTOIRE AND PERFORMANCE PRACTICE

THOMAS ROBINSON
SEPTEMBER 2009
PITCH-CLASS MULTISETS

ANDY TEIRSTEIN
FEBRUARY 2010
THEATER WITHOUT WORDS: MUSIC FOR MOVEMENT THEATER BY BARTOK AND MILHAUD AND MARAMURES FOR SOLO VIOLA AND ORCHESTRA

TOLGA TUZUN
SEPTEMBER 2009
CONTEXTUAL TRANSFORMATIONS IN TIMBRAL SPACES AND METATHESIS

JONAS MITCHELL WESTOVER
JUNE 2010
A STUDY AND RECONSTRUCTION OF “THE PASSING SHOW OF 1914”: THE AMERICAN MUSICAL REVUE AND ITS DEVELOPMENT IN THE EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY
Certificate in Film Studies

Back to top

PHILOSOPHY

ARNON BEN-DAVID
SEPTEMBER 2009
THREE ESSAYS ON BENTHAM

IRENE CAESAR
SEPTEMBER 2009
WHY WE SHOULD NOT BE UNHAPPY ABOUT HAPPINESS VIA ARISTOTLE: THE FUNCTIONALIST ACCOUNT OF ARISTOTLE'S NOTION OF EUDAIMONIA

MICHAEL COLLINS
FEBRUARY 2010
THE NATURE AND IMPLEMENTATION OF REPRESENTATION IN BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS

DAMIEN ALEXANDER DUPONT
SEPTEMBER 2009
ANGER ET CETERA: UNDERSTANDING THE EMOTIONS IN ETHICS

SINEM ELKATIP
SEPTEMBER 2009
A NEO-HUMEAN BUNDLE THEORY: A REDUCTIONIST ACCOUNT OF PERSONAL IDENTITY, CONSCIOUSNESS AND SELF-CONCERN

ELLEN RACHEL FRIDLAND
JUNE 2010
PERCEPTION AND SKILL: THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS FOR A SCIENCE OF PERCEPTION

EZRA F. FRIED
FEBRUARY 2010
SELF-DETERMINATION AND MORAL RESPONSIBILITY

JEREMY GWIAZDA
FEBRUARY 2010
PROBABILITY, SIMPLICITY, AND INFINITY: A CRITIQUE OF RICHARD SWINBURNE'S ARGUMENT FOR THEISM

PETER LANGLAND-HASSAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE REPRESENTATIONAL CHARACTER OF IMAGINATION

FAN LIANG
FEBRUARY 2010
ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY, ECONOMIC GROWTH AND DISTRIBUTIVE JUSTICE

MOTI MIZRAHI
JUNE 2010
WHAT IS SCIENTIFIC PROGRESS?

Back to top

PHYSICS

YONGKI CHOI
JUNE 2010
NOVEL MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY AND BIOSENSING APPLICATIONS

SEBASTIEN CORMIER
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE IMPACT OF CONTEXT ON LEARNING AND EPISTEMOLOGY IN PHYSICS

WEI DONG
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
LONG-RANGE DIPOLAR FIELDS AS A TOOL FOR NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE MICROSCOPY

GABRIEL GOENAGA
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
INVESTIGATION OF NONOSTRUCTURED ELECTROCATALYSTS AND MASS TRANSPORT PHENOMENA IN POLYMER ELECTROLYTE FUEL CELLS

NATALIA ROMERO KALMANOVITZ
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
NON-LINEAR RESPONSE OF 2D ELECTRON SYSTEMS AT LOW TEMPERATURES TO ELECTRIC AND MAGNETIC FIELDS

CHANDANA KODIWEERA NAMBUKARA KODIWEERA
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
SOLID STATE NMR STUDIES OF MATERIALS FOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGY

FANTING KONG
JUNE 2010
PHASE LOCKING IN FIBER LASER ARRAYS

LIPING LIU
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
PHASE LOCKING OF SOLID-STATE LASER ARRAYS

ARUNA KUMAR RAJAM
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
PHASE SPACE EXPLORATIONS IN TIME DEPENDENT DENSITY FUNCTIONAL THEORY

YEJUN YANG
JOINT DEGREE WITH HUNTER COLLEGE
SEPTEMBER 2009
A CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM NOISE MODEL

JUN ZHANG
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
JUNE 2010
STATISTICAL, DFT AND CONTINUUM ELECTROSTATICS ANALYSIS OF HISTIDINE LIGATED HEMES IN THE NON-REDUNDANT HEME DATABASE IN MODEL COMPLEXES AND IN CYTOCHROME c OXIDASE

QIANG ZHANG
JOINT DEGREE WITH CITY COLLEGE
FEBRUARY 2010
GROWTH OF SEMICONDUCTOR NANOSTRUCTURES BY MBE FOR THE STUDY OF ELECTRON AND NUCLEAR SPIN ENHANCEMENT AND OTHER PHYSICAL PHENOMENA

Back to top

POLITICAL SCIENCE

MICHAEL JAMES BROGAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
ECONOMIC-MINDED PARTISANS: UNDERSTANDING HOW ECONOMIC PERCEPTIONS AND POLITICAL PARTISANSHIP CONDITION VOTING BEHAVIOR

ARIANNA FARINELLI
SEPTEMBER 2009
EUROPEAN STIMULI AND DOMESTIC RESPONSES: ADMINISTRATIVE REFORMS IN HUNGARY AND ITALY DURING THE EU/EMU ACCESSION PROCESS

MERJA K. JUTILA
JUNE 2010
ENTER NEOLIBERALISM: TRANSFORMATION OF THE FINNISH WELFARE STATE, 1991-2007

NAOKO KUMAGAI
SEPTEMBER 2009
WHEN HUMANITARIANISM DICTATES DISARMAMENT POLICY: CONTROVERSY OVER THE DEFINITION OF ANTIPERSONNEL LANDMINES UNDER THE 1997 ANTIPERSONNEL LANDMINE BAN

TONY MONCHINSKI
SEPTEMBER 2009
EDUCATION IN HOPE: CRITICAL PEDAGOGIES AND THE ETHIC OF CARE

LANA OBRADOVIC
FEBRUARY 2010
BEING ALL SHE CAN BE: GENDER INTEGRATION IN NATO MILITARY FORCES

ANTOINETTE RIBARGOZO RAQUIZA
FEBRUARY 2010
STATE STRUCTURE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF THAILAND AND THE PHILIPPINES

DANIEL ROBERT SKINNER
SEPTEMBER 2009
RHETORIC AND THE POLITICS OF NECESSITY

SAMI ZEIDAN
JUNE 2010
NAVIGATING INTERNATIONAL RIGHTS AND LOCAL POLITICS: SEXUALITY GOVERNANCE IN A POST-COLONIAL SETTING

YALI ZHANG
FEBRUARY 2010
WELFARE REFORM AND THE MOBILIZATION POWER OF THE DISPLACED WORKERS IN CHINA, 1994-2004

Back to top

PSYCHOLOGY

LOUIS ALFIERI
JUNE 2010
DOES DISCOVERY-BASED INSTRUCTION ENHANCE LEARNING?

AMBER ANA ALLIGER
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE EFFECTS OF ENRICHMENT ON COGNITION IN RATS (RATTUS NORVEGICUS)

NICOLE JANINE AMADOR
SEPTEMBER 2009
INFLUENCES OF THE FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE CYCLE ON INFLAMMATORY INDUCED PAIN RESPONSES

HAVEN BERNSTEIN
FEBRUARY 2010
THE EFFECTS OF CHANGING VALUES OF CONCURRENT FIXED RATION SCHEDULES ON MAND ALLOCATION IN CHILDREN WITH AUTISM

PAUL REEVES BRUENING
JUNE 2010
CHILDREN'S TOLERANCE OF WORD-FORM VARIATION

CHRISTOPHER ANDREW D. CHARLES
FEBRUARY 2010
REPRESENTATIONS OF COLORISM IN THE JAMAICAN CULTURE AND THE PRACTICE OF SKIN BLEACHING

CHI-HSIN CHIU
JUNE 2010
FLUID OCCUPANCY: POLITICS AND SPACE IN A TAIPEI NIGHT MARKET

ALEX H. CRUMBLEY
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE RELATIONSHIP SPECIFICITY OF THE REFLECTIVE FUNCTION: AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION

TARIKA DAFTARY-KAPUR
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE EFFECTS OF PRE AND POST-VENIRE PUBLICITY ON JUROR DECISION MAKING

DEENA D. DAILEY
FEBRUARY 2010
EXAMINING SPATIAL RESOLUTION, STIMULUS PERCEPTION AND RELATIVE CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE OCTAVOLATERALIS SUB-SYSTEMS OF THE GOLDFISH (CARASSIUS AURATUS)

NANCY ELLEN DIB
FEBRUARY 2010
THE EFFECT OF GENERAL-CASE TRAINING, INSTRUCTIONS, FEEDBACK, AND REHEARSAL ON THE ACQUISITION OF MUSIC SIGHT-READING BY ADVANCED FLUTE STUDENTS

MARTIN J. DOWNING, JR.
JUNE 2010
PERCEPTIONS OF RISK: SEXUAL BEHAVIORS, AND HIV PREVENTION IN COMMERCIAL AND PUBLIC SEX VENUES: A STUDY OF MSM VENUE ATTENDEES

JOHN FERRERA
SEPTEMBER 2009
FUNCTIONAL DIFFERENTIATION BETWEEN THE LEFT AND THE RIGHT HEMISPHERE FOR A SUB-REGION OF WERNICKE'S AREA IS REVEALED WITH FMRI-GUIDED, SINGLE-PULSE TMS

WENDY FRIEDMAN
FEBRUARY 2010
MOTOR CONTROL MECHANISMS OF WHISKING IN RAT

MARGERY E. FROSCH
FEBRUARY 2010
THE IMPACT OF MOOD DISORDERS ON COGNITIVE FUNCTION IN POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN UNDERGOING TREATMENT FOR EARLY-STAGE BREAST CANCER

CLAUDIA GARCIA-LEEDS
FEBRUARY 2010
TOWARDS A NEW MODEL OF INTERVENTION WITH LATINO FAMILIES SURVIVING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

MELODY R. GOLDMAN
JUNE 2010
THE ABILITIES AND DIFFERENTIAL DIFFICULTIES OF CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER AND CHILDREN WITH SPECIFIC LANGUAGE IMPAIRMENT TO USE SEMANTIC AND SOCIAL CONTEXTS TO INFER AND RECALL NOVEL WORDS

ELIZABETH PAGE GRAF
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FUNCTIONING AND SEVERITY OF AGORAPHOBIA IN THE OUTCOME OF A PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR PANIC DISORDER

SARAH MICHAL GREATHOUSE
SEPTEMBER 2009
DOES CROSS-EXAMINATION HELP JURORS DETECT DECEPTION?

VERED MIRIAM HANKIN
SEPTEMBER 2009
MINDFULNESS BASED STRESS REDUCTION IN COUPLES FACING MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS: IMPACT ON SELF REPORTED ANXIETY AND UNCERTAINTY

YVONNE HUNG
JUNE 2010
THE GEOGRAPHICAL IMAGINATION OF YOUTH: TRANSFORMATION THROUGH POLITICAL PARTICIPATION AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

MELISSA BETH ILARDI
FEBRUARY 2010
MATERNAL MENTALIZATION AND CHILD PSYCHOSOCIAL ADAPTATION FOR CHILDREN WITH LEARNING AND BEHAVIORAL DISORDERS

TOMOKO INAGAKI
FEBRUARY 2010
ACUTE EFFECTS OF ESTROGEN AND BISPHENOL-A, AN ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMICAL, ON COGNITIVE AND NEURAL FUNCTION

IOANNA IOANNOU
SEPTEMBER 2009
SYMBOLIC RUPTURES: THE SPEECH AND LANGUAGE OF TRAUMA

JARED JEROME
FEBRUARY 2010
THE EFFECTS OF PAIRING PREFERRED STIMULI WITH NON-PREFERRED STAFF ON THE REINFORCING VALUE OF NON-PREFERRED STAFF ATTENTION

MINCHI KIM
FEBRUARY 2010
EVALUATION OF CONFESSION EVIDENCE AND EXPERT TESTIMONY IN ADVERSARIAL AND INQUISITORIAL TRIALS IN THE UNITED STATES AND SOUTH KOREA

JASON WARREN KRELLMAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
NEUROANATOMICAL AND BEHAVIORAL CHARACTERIZATION OF MICE DEFICIENT IN HEPARIN-BINDING GROWTH-ASSOCIATED MOLECULE

PRIYA LALVANI
SEPTEMBER 2009
TEN FINGERS AND TEN TOES: MOTHERS OF CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME CONSTRUCTING THE SOCIOCULTURAL MEANING OF DISABILITY AND MOTHERHOOD

LEAH ESTHER LAX
JUNE 2010
PARENT-CHILD DYADIC PLAY AND DEVELOPMENT

VICTORIA M. LEAVITT
SEPTEMBER 2009
EARLY SENSORY PROCESSING DEFICITS IN SCHIZOPHRENIA

CARLYE GRIGGS MANNA
SEPTEMBER 2009
REGIONAL BRAIN ASYMMETRIES DURING VERBAL AND SPATIAL TASKS IN DEPRESSION WITH HIGH OR LOW TRAIT ANXIETY

ANDREW KENT MCCARRON
JUNE 2010
TO BE A POET

JUAN CARLOS MEJIAS
SEPTEMBER 2009
MALE GENDER ROLE CONFLICT AS SEEN THROUGH THE MUSCULARITY CONCERNS OF SELF-IDENTIFIED LATINO MEN

JILLIAN MILLER
FEBRUARY 2010
ANOMALOUS MATERNAL BEHAVIOR AT FOUR-MONTHS AND INFANT ATTACHMENT DISORGANIZATION AT ONE YEAR

SAMANTHA PIA MILLER
SEPTEMBER 2009
CHILDHOOD VICTIMIZATION AND CHILDLESSNESS

LORIANNE DANIELIE MITCHELL
JUNE 2010
PERFORMANCE APPRAISAL AS A PREDICTOR OF EMOTION AND JOB SATISFACTION: AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION OF APPRAISAL THEORY AND AFFECTIVE EVENTS THEORY

LUKE MONCK
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE IMPACT OF PERFECTIONISM ON WORK ATTITUDES AND BEHAVIOR

PATRICIA MOSS
SEPTEMBER 2009
NODAL DISTANCE AND NODAL STRUCTURE EFFECTS ON THE RELATEDNESS OF STIMULI IN EQUIVALENCE CLASSES

DARLENE NIGRO-BRUZZI
JUNE 2010
THE EFFECTS OF PYRAMIDAL TRAINING ON STAFF BEHAVIOR AND MANDING IN CHILDREN WITH AUTISM

STEVEN PATRICK NOEL
JUNE 2010
RELATIONAL MOTIVATION IN PREJUDICE AND DISCRIMINATION: THE CASE OF SOCIAL EXCLUSION

PRIYA CHANDRAKAN PATEL
JUNE 2010
DIFFERENTIAL PHARMACOLOGICAL AND COGNITIVE RESPONSES AMONG DEPRESSIVE SUBTYPES

KRYSTAL MICHELLE PERKINS
JUNE 2010
ACCEPTANCE OF INJUSTICE AMONG AFRICAN AMERICANS AS A FUNCTION OF IDEOLOGY AND SOCIAL COMPARISON PROCESSES

PORTIA LUCILLE PIETERSE
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN AFRICENTRIC COPING STYLE AND PSYCHOLOGICAL WELL-BEING IN HIV INFECTED WOMEN OF AFRICAN DESCENT LIVING IN THE USA

LAUREN POLVERE
SEPTEMBER 2009
YOUTH IN OUT-OF-HOME CARE: THE QUESTION OF PSYCHOLOGICAL AGENCY

JULIE REBECCA PRANIKOFF
FEBRUARY 2010
WORDS OF RECOVERY: FINDING MEANING IN ILLNESS AND INJURY

VIRGINIA BARBER RIOJA
SEPTEMBER 2009
AN EXAMINATION OF PREDICTIVE VARIABLES OF SUCCESS IN MENTAL HEALTH DIVERSION PROGRAMS

TINA ROVITO GOMEZ
JUNE 2010
THE EFFECT OF TEACHING ATTENDING TO A FACE ON JOINT ATTENTION SKILLS IN CHILDREN WITH AN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

ALICE REBECCA SHEPARD
SEPTEMBER 2009
PSYCHOLOGICAL SEPARATENESS AND PARENTAL ATTACHMENT AS PREDICTORS OF BLACK STUDENTS' PSYCHOLOGICAL RESILIENCE AND ADJUSTMENT TO COLLEGE

KAI-YVONNE SHIVERS
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE EFFECTS OF ESTROGEN ON CYTOKINE LEVELS BEFORE AND DURING INFLAMMATORY PAIN IN FEMALE RATS

TONI SPRING
SEPTEMBER 2009
DEVELOPMENTAL DIFFERENCES IN THE USE OF INTENTION AND OUTCOME IN FACE RECOGNITION IN AN EYEWITNESS IDENTIFICATION CONTEXT

JENNIFER A. TALLON
SEPTEMBER 2009
UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF DEFENDANT APOLOGY AS A POTENTIAL RESPONSE TO VICTIM IMPACT STATEMENTS

MEREDITH THEEMAN
JUNE 2010
ATTRIBUTION, LABELING, AND TREATMENT OF ENVIRONMENTALLY-RELATED MOOD AND BEHAVIOR CHANGES

JULIA TOMASSILLI
FEBRUARY 2010
NAVIGATING SEXUALITY IN THE STIGMATIZED CONTEXT OF HIV/AIDS: A STUDY OF HIV-POSITIVE MEN AND WOMEN IN NEW YORK CITY

MARÍA ELENA TORRE
JUNE 2010
THE HISTORY AND ENACTMENTS OF CONTACT IN SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

RAFAEL A. PEREZ TORRUELLA
FEBRUARY 2010
¿ALLÁ EN NUEVA YORK TODO ES MEJOR?: A QUALITATIVE STUDY ON THE RELOCATION OF DRUG USERS FROM PUERTO RICO TO THE UNITED STATES

NHAN LAP TRUONG
FEBRUARY 2010
THE ROLE OF MASCULINITY-BASED STRESS AND MINORITY STRESS IN THE MENTAL HEALTH OF ASIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN IN THE U.S.

JASMINE YAWEN UENG-MCHALE
SEPTEMBER 2009
PARENTAL REFLECTIVE FUNCTIONING AND MATERNAL REPRESENTATIONS OF THE CHILD IN PREGNANCY: THEIR INFLUENCE ON AFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN MOTHERS AND THEIR YOUNG INFANTS IN FAMILIES AT RISK

SHAUN WILEY
SEPTEMBER 2009
“THERE'S A PLACE FOR US”: ETHNICALLY-RELEVANT ORGANIZATIONS AS A RESOURCE FOR IMMIGRANTS TO MANAGE COLLECTIVE IDENTITIES

Back to top

SOCIAL WELFARE (PH.D.)

MOHAMMED FARIDU ALAM
SEPTEMBER 2009
ACCULTURATION OF CHILDREN OF BANGLADESHI IMMIGRANTS IN NEW YORK CITY: INTERGENERATIONAL PERSPECTIVES AND ALTERNATIVE TRAJECTORIES

WILLIAM BELL
JUNE 2010
FOSTERING ADOLESCENTS: A FOSTER PARENT PERSPECTIVE ON RAISING ADOLESCENTS

BEA HANSON
FEBRUARY 2010
DIFFERENTIATING THEORETICAL APPROACHES TO BATTERER INTERVENTION: A STUDY OF BATTERER INTERVENTION PROGRAMS

DALIAH HELLER
FEBRUARY 2010
THE POLICY CONFLICT BETWEEN SYRINGE EXCHANGE PROGRAMS AND POLICING PRACTICES IN THE UNITED STATES, AND ITS INFLUENCE ON THE HEALTH RISK BEHAVIORS OF INJECTING DRUG USERS: A QUANTITATIVE ASSESSMENT

MARINA LALAYANTS
JUNE 2010
MULTIDISCIPLINARY CLINICAL CONSULTATION IN CHILD PROTECTION: CONTEXTUAL INFLUENCES AND STAKEHOLDER PERCEPTIONS OF BEST PRACTICES

SUSAN B. MCCONNAUGHY
JUNE 2010
MOTHERS' PERCEPTIONS OF THEIR BONDING PROCESS WITH THEIR FIRST CHILDREN

MARIE C. NAZON
FEBRUARY 2010
A STUDY OF PREDICTORS OF COLLEGE COMPLETION AMONG SEEK IMMIGRANT STUDENTS

LISA PAISLEY-CLEVELAND
JUNE 2010
EXPERIENCES WITH INFANT MORTALITY AS REPORTED BY MIDDLE-CLASS BLACK AMERICAN WOMEN: IN THEIR OWN WORDS

LAURA QUIROS
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF RACIAL AND ETHNIC IDENTITY AMONG WOMEN OF COLOR FROM MIXED ANCESTRY: PSYCHOLOGICAL FREEDOMS AND SOCIOLOGICAL CONSTRAINTS

LOUIS RODRIGUEZ
JUNE 2010
EXPLORING PATHWAYS TO INDEPENDENCE: A DATA MINING STUDY TO RESEARCH PREDICTORS OF LONG-TERM STAY AMONG HOMELESS MEN IN THE NEW YORK CITY
FAMILY SHELTER SYSTEM

SUSAN MARGARET SANCHIRICO
SEPTEMBER 2009
PREPARATION FOR PRACTICE: A SURVEY OF SOCIAL WORKERS' PERCEPTIONS OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THEIR GRADUATE CURRICULUM FOR CONFLICT RESOLUTION/MEDIATION PRACTICE

ANDREW B. SCHMIDT
FEBRUARY 2010
PREVALENCE, PREDICTORS AND NEGATIVE OUTCOMES ASSOCIATED WITH DISCORDANT SEXUAL IDENTITY, SEXUAL ATTRACTION AND SEXUAL BEHAVIOR

LAURENS GORDON VAN SLUYTMAN
JUNE 2010
THE INFLUENCE OF HIV RISK CO-FACTORS AND SEXUAL NETWORKS FACTORS ON HIV RISK BEHAVIORS AMONG BLACK MSM

JAMES DURAND WILSON, SR.
FEBRUARY 2010
THE EXPERIENCES OF INCARCERATED MOTHERS AFFECTED BY SEPARATION FROM THEIR CHILDREN: THE IMPACT OF THE ROCKEFELLER DRUG LAWS

Back to top

SOCIOLOGY

AYSE AKALIN
SEPTEMBER 2009
EXCHANGING AFFECT: THE MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS MARKET IN TURKEY

DARREN BARANY
SEPTEMBER 2009
NEOCONTRADICTIONS: THE POLITICS AND IDEOLOGY OF AMERICAN WELFARE STATE DECLINE

GREGORY GOLDBERG
SEPTEMBER 2009
OWN NOTHING, HAVE EVERYTHING: PEER-TO-PEER NETWORKS AND THE NEW CULTURAL ECONOMY

RODERICK SHAWN GRAHAM
SEPTEMBER 2009
CLASS, CULTURE, OR BOTH: ASSESSING CONSUMPTION PATTERNS WITHIN MUSIC AND TECHNOLOGY

MEHMET KUCUKOZER
JUNE 2010
PEASANT REBELLIONS IN THE AGE OF GLOBALIZATION: THE EZLN IN MEXICO AND THE PKK IN TURKEY

YOUNGMI LIM
JUNE 2010
BECOMING JAPANESE: CONTESTED MEANINGS OF RACE AND NATIONALITY IN CONTEMPORARY JAPAN

RICHARD E. OCEJO
SEPTEMBER 2009
CITY NIGHTS: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF POSTINDUSTRIAL URBAN NIGHTLIFE

JEAN PHELPS
SEPTEMBER 2009
VOICE AND ADVOCACY IN THE URBAN GHETTO

POLLY SYLVIA
FEBRUARY 2010
“IF YOU SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING”: THE POWER OF THE 'WAR ON TERRORISM' TO NAME WHAT WE SEE

HENRY ALEXANDER WELCOME, JR.
JUNE 2010
“COLORED PEOPLE'S TIME”: PRAXIS AND TEMPORALITY IN THE STAND-UP PERFORMANCES OF RICHARD PRYOR AND JACKIE “MOMS” MABLEY

Back to top

SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING SCIENCES

HIA DATTA
JUNE 2010
BRAIN BASES OF FIRST LANGUAGE LEXICAL ATTRITION IN BENGALI-ENGLISH SPEAKERS

HELEN SALUS-BRAUN
JUNE 2010
WIDEBAND REFLECTANCE ACOUSTIC REFLEX THRESHOLDS IN NORMAL EARS OF YOUNGER AND OLDER ADULTS

BAILA TROPPER
SEPTEMBER 2009
AN ELECTROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND BEHAVIORAL EXAMINATION OF COGNITIVE CONTROL IN CHILDREN WITH SPECIFIC LANGUAGE IMPAIRMENT

Back to top

THEATRE

TOMOKO AONO
JUNE 2010
THE FOUNDATIONS OF AMERICAN REGIONAL THEATRE

GRACA M. CORREA
JUNE 2010
SYNESTHETIC LANDSCAPES IN HAROLD PINTER'S THEATRE: A SYMBOLIST LEGACY

BERTIE CORALIE FERDMAN
JUNE 2010
CONTEMPORARY SITE-SPECIFIC THEATRE IN NEW YORK CITY: PERFORMANCE, THE CITY, AND SPATIAL POLITICS

YU SHIAN LIN
SEPTEMBER 2009
A QUEST BEYOND ENLIGHTENMENT: BUDDHISM AS COUNTER-ENLIGHTENMENT AND MODERNITY'S OTHER BEING IN THE PRACTICES OF ANTONIN ARTAUD, JOHN CAGE, TATSUMI HIJIKATA, KAZUO OHNO, AND XINGJIAN GAO

KIMBERLY RAMIREZ
SEPTEMBER 2009
THE LOST APPLE PLAYS: PERFORMING OPERATION PEDRO PAN

JENNIFER-SCOTT MOBLEY
JUNE 2010
STAGING FAT: DRAMATURGY, FEMALE BODIES, AND CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN CULTURE

Back to top

URBAN EDUCATION

EILEEN PERMAN BAKER
JUNE 2010
IMPROVING THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF SCIENCE IN A SUBURBAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL: ACHIEVING PARITY THROUGH COGENERATIVE DIALOGUES

SURI DUITCH
FEBRUARY 2010
OPEN ADMISSIONS AND REMEDIATION: A CASE STUDY OF POLICYMAKING BY THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK BOARD

PREETI GUPTA
SEPTEMBER 2009
IDENTITY DEVELOPMENT IN PRE-SERVICE TEACHERS WHO ARE EXPLAINERS IN A SCIENCE CENTER: DIALECTICALLY DEVELOPING THEORY AND PRAXIS

SAMUEL E. JACKSON
FEBRUARY 2010
USING COGENERATIVE DIALOGUE TO TRANSFORM THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF MATHEMATICS IN URBAN HIGH SCHOOL

PATRICIA MERCEDES KRUEGER
SEPTEMBER 2009
NAVIGATING THE GAZE: YOUNG PEOPLE'S INTIMATE KNOWLEDGE WITH SURVEILLED SPACES AT SCHOOL

AMY M. MORAN
SEPTEMBER 2009
URBAN STUDENTS IN SUBURBAN SCHOOLS: A DIALECTIC OF POTENTIAL

DONAL E. MULCAHY
SEPTEMBER 2009
THINK TANK METRICS AND SCHOOLING: IMPLICATIONS OF CURRENT EDUCATION REFORM POLICY FOR DEMOCRATIC EDUCATION

KARLA ODENWALD
JUNE 2010
TRANSFORMING LIBERAL EDUCATION THROUGH THE IMAGINATION: CRITICAL-CREATIVE THINKING IN HIGHER EDUCATION CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY

KATE O'HARA
FEBRUARY 2010
CRITICAL CONNECTIONS: TECHNOLOGY USE THAT EMPOWERS

FEMI S. OTULAJA
FEBRUARY 2010
USING COGENERATIVE DIALOGUE TO AFFORD THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF BIOLOGY IN AN URBAN HIGH SCHOOL

ROBERT STEPHEN WATSON
JUNE 2010
STABILITY AND CHANGE IN NEW YORK STATE REGENTS MATHEMATICS EXAMINATIONS, 1866-2009; A SOCIO-HISTORICAL ANALYSIS

FELICIA WHARTON
JUNE 2010
IMPROVING MATHEMATICS TEACHING AND LEARNING IN AN ADULT BASIC EDUCATION PROGRAM USING COGENERATIVE DIALOGUES

MAYIDA ZAAL
SEPTEMBER 2009
NEGLECTED IN THEIR TRANSITIONS: SECOND GENERATION MUSLIM YOUTH SEARCH FOR

Back to top