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EDLD Dissertation Defenses

The following are a list of defended or scheduled Educational Leadership Defenses during the 2018/2019 Academic Year

 

Name Defense Title Date Committee
Da’Mon Andrews Dissertation Predictors of Community College Students’ Academic Success in the Corequisite Model 3/29/2019
9:00 a.m. – 11.00 a.m.
Steven Tolman, Chair
Jonathan Hilpert
Barry Dotson
John Banter Dissertation Leadership Behavior Development of First-Year Students Within a Leadership Development Program 3/6/2019
1:00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Steven Tolman
Mark Whitesel
Carol Jones Pre-Prospectus Perceptions of College Personnel Roles in Student Retention 12/6/2018
12:00 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Brandon Hunt, Chair
Pam Wells
Dan Calhoun
Barry Dotson
Atawanna Royal Prospectus Exploring the Impact of Multi-Faith Education Programs on Cultural Competency and the Collegiate Experience 11/28/2018
1:00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Daniel Calhoun, Chair
Meca Williams-Johnson
Steven Tolman
Jaleesa Morris Pre-Prospectus Best Practices to Improve the Retention Rates of First-Generation African American Students 11/7/2018
10:00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.
Paul Brinson, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Beth Durodoye
Gabriela McCollum Dissertation Collegiate Recreation Participation and Student Retention, Progression, and Graduation 11/6/2018
2:00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
Teri Melton, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Cara McFadden
Carl Sorgen
Crystal Locke Dissertation Examining the Collegiate Experiences of African American Males with Same Race Mentors 11/6/2018
1:00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Daniel Calhoun, Chair
Pamela Wells
Julian McBrayer
Cynthia Groover Dissertation A Meta-Assessment of an Institutions’ Administrative Assessment Processes 11/6/2018
10:00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.
Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Richard Cleveland
Amy Jo Riggs
Talisha Adams Dissertation The Lived Experiences of First-Generation College Students of Color: A Phenomenological Study 10/30/2018
10:00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.
Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Kristen Dickens
Cordelia Zinskie
LaTanya Reeves Dissertation How Superintendents Make Decisions: The Influence of Politics 10/22/2018
12:00 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Teri Denlea Melton, Chair
Julian McBrayer
Alexis Smith
Jason Pollett Pre-Prospectus Emotional Intelligence Training for Millennials in Undergraduate Education 9/13/2018
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Teri Denlea Melton, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Steven Tolman
Da’Mon Andrews Prospectus Predictors of Community College Students’ Academic Success in The Corequisite Model 9/11/2018
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Steven Tolman, Chair
Jonathan Hilpert
Barry Dotson
Stephan Moore Prospectus A Multicultural Center Role In Black Male Success at a Predominantly White Institution 9/7/2018
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Carl (Kip) Sorgen, Chair
Meca Williams-Johnson
Beth Durodoye
Jennifer Dineen Prospectus Content Analysis of Policy as an Expression of Educational Theory on Special Education PreSchool Placement Options 9/5/2018
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Paul Brinson, Chair
Kymberly Harris
Teri Melton
John Egan Prospectus Exploring Graduate Valuation of an Undergraduate Leadership Program 8/30/2018
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Pamela Wells
Steven Tolman
Cynthia Groover Prospectus A Meta-Assessment of an Institution’s Administrative Assessment Processes 8/28/2018
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Richard Cleveland
Amy Jo Riggs
Carter Akins Pre-Prospectus Self-Perceptions of Principal Instructional Leadership Practices 8/21/2018
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Summer Pannell

Previous Years’ Defenses

2017-2018
2016-2017
2015-2016
2014-2015
2013-2014

Last updated: 2/21/2019

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