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2017

Voluntary Adoption of Internal Audit by NASDAQ Firms and its Impact on Financial Reporting, Omar Watts

Wifely Figures: Gender, Marriage, and Biblical Typology in Early Modern England, Melissa Welshans

The Desire for Utopia in the Critical Study of Religion, Holly A. White

Defects and Rearrangements in Disordered Solids, Sven Wijtmans

THE TRANSNATIONAL NARRATIVES AND STRUGGLES OF AFRO-CARIBBEAN IMMIGRANT WOMEN TEACHERS IN NEW YORK CITY SCHOOL DISTRICTS, Kimberly Natalia Williams Brown

THE EFFECTS OF GROSS-MOTOR FLUENCY TRAINING ON PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS IN YOUNG CHILDREN, Allison Jayne Womack

Vitamin B12 Bioconjugates In Pharmaceutical Design, Jayme Leigh Workinger

THE ROLE OF RESIDENTIAL COMMUNIIES FOR THE ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL SUCCESS OF UNDERGRADUATE WOMEN IN STEM MAJORS: THE CASE OF A PUBLIC UNIVERSITY IN ETHIOPIA, Frehiwot Wuhib Wuhib

Associative Pattern Recognition for Biological Regulation Data, Yiou Xiao

Risk-aware navigation for UAV digital data collection, Zhi Xing

DYNAMICS OF GLOBAL CAPITAL AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE, Tingting Xiong

Enhancing survivability and reliability in the cloud, Jielong Xu

Increasing Cessation Motivation and Treatment Engagement among Smokers in Pain, Emily L. Zale

Wireless Information and Power Transfer in Communication Networks: Performance Analysis and Optimal Resource Allocation, Tewodros Aklilu Zewde

Algorithms and Theory for Robust PCA and Phase Retrieval, Huishuai Zhang

Water-Lords: Water Carriers in Beijing, 1644-1937, Lei Zhang

DUAL-THIN MARRIAGE AND LABOR MARKETS: LOCATION CHOICES AND EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES FOR PH.D. WORKERS, Xirui Zhang Zhang

Ensemble Methods for Anomaly Detection, Zhiruo Zhao

Knowledge Requirements, Gaps and Learning Responses in Smart Grid Adoption: An Exploratory Study in U.S. Electric Utility Industry, You Zheng

EXPERIMENTAL AND MODELING STUDY OF IGNITION-RESISTANT FUELS, Apeng Zhou

The Effect of the HOPE Scholarship Program on Interstate Migration, Can Zhou

Quantized Consensus by the Alternating Direction Method of Multipliers: Algorithms and Applications, Shengyu Zhu

OCCUPATIONAL STRESS AND HEALTH AMONG HOME HEALTH CARE WORKERS, Jeanette M. Zoeckler

2016

SYSTEMATIC DISCOVERY OF ANDROID CUSTOMIZATION HAZARDS, Yousra Aafer

Kinetics of ketone hydrogenation over supported Ru catalysts, Omar Abdelrahman Ali Abdelrahman

Optimal Inference for Distributed Detection, Earnest Akofor

The Big Picture School Model: Understanding the Student Experience, Amanda Leigh Alger

“Mustn’t See TV?”: A Case Study of NBC’s 1983-84 Television Season, Dan Amernick

The Competing Risks of Prepayment and Default on the Single-Family Mortgage Market, Ran An

The Lonely Nineties: Visions of Community on Television between the End of the Cold War and 9/11, Paul Andrew Arras

Depressive Symptoms as a Longitudinal Predictor of Sexual Risk Behaviors among African American Adolescents: Findings from Project iMPPACS, Jacklyn Babowitch

Three Empirical Essays on International Trade and Public Economics, Yusuf Kenan Bagir

Developing Mathematical-Task Knowledge through Lesson Study, Krystal Barber

Suffering for Land: Environmental Hazards and Popular Struggles in the Brahmaputra Valley (Assam), India, Mitul Baruah

SOCIAL MEDIA: ENHANCING THE U.S. MILITARY’S COMMUNICATION WITH ITS TARGET AUDIENCE, Lloyd Eldon Bedford

THE DYNAMICS OF CONFLICT: TRANSFORMING NORTHERN IRELAND, Ronit Berger

The Social Construction of Reading-Related "Response to Intervention" In One Primary School, Heidi Anne Beverine-Curry

Automated code extraction from packed android applications., Abhishek Vasisht Bhaskar

Lipschitz Geometry of Banach and Metric Spaces, Patrick Biermann

“Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans?” The use of popular music after Hurricane Katrina, Jennifer Billinson

“Texts From Hillary:” Political Meta-meming, Likeability, and Social Presence, Hanna Katharina Birkhead

Building Affective Trust among Client-Organization Relationships on Social Media Accounts, Branden D. Birmingham

The Transmission of Ethnic Identity and Parenting Beliefs Between Two Generations of Ukrainian-American Immigrant Families, Christina Marie Bobesky

Exendin 4 Conjugation and Sequence Modification to Treat Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity, Ronald Bonaccorso Bonaccorso

First amplitude analysis of B+→J/..., Thomas Britton

A Low-Computation-Complexity, Energy-Efficient, and High-Performance Linear Program Solver Using Memristor Crossbars, Ruizhe Cai

Disastrous waters, renascent lands: Politics and agrarian transformations in post-disaster Colombia, Alejandro Camargo

Targeted: Young Black Men, Schools & the Consequences of Anti-gang Policing, Mary Agnes Cannito-Coville

SENSOR MANAGEMENT FOR LOCALIZATION AND TRACKING IN WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS, Nianxia Cao

The Design of Allosterically Regulated Protein Catalysts, Elizabeth Anne Caselle

A Multivariate Exploration of School Counselor Engagement with Students with Disabilities, Jaime Hernando Castillo

PERSPECTIVE TAKING AND THREAT: DO THREATENING SITUATIONS HAVE AN EFFECT ON HELPING INTENTIONS AND PERCEIVED EXPECTATIONS?, Joseph R. Castro

Visionary Architecture: Monastic Magic and Cognition in John of Morigny’s Liber florum, Nell Guenna-Beatrice Champoux

Brothers in Blood: the Significance of Land and Loss in the Creation of Jewish and Native American Ethnic and Religious identity, Michael Eron Chaness

E-Commerce and Income Shifting to Dot-sized Tax Havens, Chao Chen

CONTROLLING PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA PERSISTER CELLS WITH FUNCTIONALIZED NANOPARTICLES, Xuan Cheng

THE PRESCRIBED BURNING IMPACTS ON SOIL WATER REPELLENCY AND SOIL HYDROLOGICAL PROPERTIES IN SAGEBRUSH-STEPPE ECOSYSTEM, Yang Cheng

Neuromorphic Learning Systems for Supervised and Unsupervised Applications, Qiuwen Chen

Patterns in the Concentration and Transport of Nutrients and Major Elements in the Watersheds and Embayments of Lake Ontario: a Landscape Perspective, Xiaoxia Chen

High-energy Neutron Backgrounds for Underground Dark Matter Experiments, Yu Chen

Incompatibilist Alternative Possibilities, Yishai Cohen

Young Adult Dating Violence and Coercive Control: A Comparative Analysis of Men and Women’s Victimization and Perpetration Experiences, Nicole E. Conroy

Disparities in Student of Color Education and Resulting Racial Microaggressions: Can MFT Training Programs Do More?, Sarah R. Cort

The Interdependence of Scientists in the Era of Team Science: An Exploratory Study Using Temporal Network Analysis, Mark R. Costa

Equal Access DENIED: Empowered Voices of Students with Physical Disabilities in New York City Public Schools, April B. Coughlin

Characterizing the Relationship Between Related and Unrelated Items in Recognition Memory, Ryan Andrew Curl

Divergence or Convergence of Home and School Ethnic-Racial Socialization: Effects on Preschool Children's Self-Regulation, Kimberly Leah Davidson

Racial Incidents in the Classroom: A Qualitative Study on Preschool Teachers’ Perceptions, Melinda Day

Transnational Genre Hybridity and the British Horror Film, 2002-2012, Lindsey Decker

THE ASSOCIATIONS BETWEEN ECONOMIC HARDSHIP AND PATERNAL DEPRESSIVE SYMPTOMS AND CHILDREN’S SOCIO-EMOTIONAL OUTCOMES VIA PATERNAL PARENTING: A BAYESIAN APPROACH, Elif Dede Yildirim

Plasma Volume Hematocrit (PVH): “Big Data” Applied to Physiology Enabled by a New Algorithm, Paul Washington Dent

Associations of Alcohol-Facilitating and Stressful Environments with Alcohol Behaviors in Black College Students: Moderation by ADH1B*3 and Religiosity, Jessica Mae Desalu

Three Essays on Peer Effects and Juvenile Delinquency, Carlos Daniel Diaz Guimaraens

CHINESE FEMALE GRADUATE STUDENTS ON US CAMPUSES: NEGOTIATING CLASSROOM SILENCE, THE LEFTOVER WOMAN AND THE GOOD WOMAN DISCOURSES, Yuan Dickerson

Finite Generation of Ext-Algebras of Finite Dimensional Algebras and Associated Monomial Algebras, Melissa Margaret DiMarco

Touring Extinction: The Rhetorics of Biodiversity Loss on Display, Terrell Jake Dionne

The Dissemination of Local Food Rhetoric via Restaurant Wait Staff: A Pilot Study, Laura Dragon

IDENTIFYING THE INFLUENCE OF SELECTIVE EPISODES AND MECHANISMS ON REPRODUCTIVE SUCCESS IN TRIBOLIUM CASTANEUM AND DROSOPHILA MELANOGASTER, Elizabeth Metta Droge-Young

Parenting Styles, Effortful Control, and Academic Outcomes among Chinese Adolescents: The Mediating Effect of Activation Control, Yemo Duan

Thioetherification and Etherification Utilizing Trichloroacetimidates Under Thermal Conditions & Progress Towards an Efficient Synthesis of AQX-1125, Brian C. Duffy

THE IMPACT OF A SUPPLEMENTAL READING INTERVENTION ON THE LITERACY SKILLS OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND NATIVE ENGLISH-SPEAKING FIRST GRADE CHILDREN, Theresa Marie Dussling

Essays on the Economics of Rental Housing and Crime, LaRhonda Renee Ealey

Resource Allocation for Interference Management in Wireless Networks, Raghed El Bardan

THE TENSIONS OF NORTHERN IMPORTS: DISABILITY AND INCLUSION IN KENYAN PRIMARY EDUCATION, Brent Carson Elder

Skirt Patrol: American Women in Uniformed Service, 1915-1950, Alexandra Marie Elias

Development of multicomponent coupled-cluster theory and its application to nanoclusters and molecular systems, Benjamin Harrison Ellis

The Role of ICTs in Social Movements: The Case of the Honduran National Front Against the 2009 Coup, Fatima K. Espinoza Vasquez

PRE-SERVICE ELEMENTARY TEACHERS LEARNING TO FACILITATE STUDENTS’ ENGAGEMENT OF THE COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS’ MATHEMATICAL PRACTICES: BALANCING ATTENTION TO ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS, TO ALL LEARNERS, AND TO ONE’S OWN MATHEMATICAL LEARNING, James Stephen Ewing

Modeling the Effects of Acid Deposition and Natural Organic Acids on Surface Waters, Habibollah Fakhraei

Adolescent Health Behaviors Related to Reproductive Health: Does Structural Violence Matter?, Chantell B. Frazier

PROTEIN PRENYLATION BY GERANYLGERANYLTRANSFERASE TYPE I (GGTASE-I): UNDERSTANDING THE SUBSTRATE RECOGNITION AND ACTIVITY REGULATION OF A MULTISPECIFIC ENZYME, Soumyashree Ashok Gangopadhyay

Religiosity in Secular Spaces: Perinatal Bereavement Rituals in the Hospital, Kandace Suzanne Geldmeier

Achieving Public Long-Term Care Insurance Through Social Security Wealth: Microsimulation for the US Case, Alexandre Genest

Elevational and Seasonal Patterns in Methylmercury Production Across the Montane Landscape of Whiteface Mountain in the Adirondack Region of New York, Jacqueline R. Gerson

Essays on Global Sourcing under Uncertainty, Shahryar Gheibi

Vir Bonus: Political Masculinity from the Republic to the Principate, Charles Goldberg

The Elaboration Likelihood Model and Sport Video Gaming Effects on Gamers' Confidence and Desire to Play the Sport, Ximiyuan Gong

Heavy Main-Group Metal Coordination Chemistry: A study of metal size, co-ligand, and secondary interactions, Alan Goos

Cognitive, Academic, and Neuropsychological Effects of Treatment, David Scott Gordon

Challenging Behaviors of Children with and without Developmental Disabilities in Early Childhood and Parent Management Behaviors, Ellen Gottuso