Wayne State University

Ph.D. and Ed.D. Student Accomplishments

Najim Uddin Ahmed
Najim Uddin Ahmed

Dissertation Title: The Mediating Influence of School Engagement Between an Adolescent's Contextual Environment and Academic Accomplishment

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Anne Blake
Anne Blake

Dissertation Title: An Empirical Examination and Metaevaluation of the Impact Evaluation Process

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Malasri Chaudhery-Malgeri
Malasri Chaudhery-Malgeri

Dissertation Title: Risk Taking Behaviors in Emerging Adults and Peer, Sibling and Parental Relationships

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Alexander Modesto Cintron
Alexander Modesto Cintron

Dissertation Title: Print Literacy, Acculturation and Acculturative Stress Among Mexican Immigrant Women

Program Area: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Donna Coulter
Donna Coulter

Dissertation Title: Phenomenological Study to Engage African-American Youth Voice in Deliberations Regarding their Response to Schooling

Program: Evaluation & Research

2013

Kathy-Ann Daniel-Gittens
Kathy-Ann Daniel-Gittens

Dissertation Title: Practice as Pedagogy: Learning through Participation in the CaribExams Online Community of Practice

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Diane Fekete
Diane Fekete

Dissertation Title: Faculty Attitudes toward Students with Intellectual Disabilities in Postsecondary Educational Settings

Program: Special Education

2013

Valerie Vernica Felder
Valerie Vernica Felder

Dissertation: Descriptive Statistical Attributes of Special Education Datasets

Program: Education Evaluation & Research

2013

Margo J. Fryling
Margo J. Fryling

DissertationTitle: Bridging the Divide: Second Language Teachers, Pedagogy, Content Knowledge and Technology

Program: Instructional Technology

 

2013

Jamie H. Gleason
Jamie H. Gleason

Dissertation Title: Comparative Power of the ANOVA, Randomization ANOVA, and Krukal-Wallis Test

Program: Education Evaluation and Research

2013

Melanie Harper
Melanie Harper

Dissertation Title: Facilitation of Language Acquisition Viewed Through an Interpretative Lens: The Role of Authenticit

Program: Special Education

2013

Jeff Hillman
Jeff Hillman

Dissertation Title: Supporting the Growth of Principals as Instructional Leaders: An Interpretive Study About the New Work of School Leaders

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Luke Iwuji
Luke Iwuji

Dissertation Title: The Relationship between English Language Test Scores among Nigerian High School Students and Teacher Beliefs about Language Teaching and their Classroom Practice

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Pamela Jackson
Pamela Jackson

Dissertation: Factors That Are Associated With Workerkeys® Assessment Scores of Inmates in Michigan Department of Corrections Community and Employment Readiness Training Program and Michigan State Industries Program

Program: Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

2013

Sara Kacin
Sara Kacin

Dissertation Title: A Design-Based Research Study Examining the Impact of Motivational Emailed Messages to First Year Students

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Huang-Yu Lin
Huang-Yu Lin

Dissertation Title: Impacts of Oral Language Proficiency, Television and Internet on Acculturation of Taiwanese College Students

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Nandita Mani
Nandita Mani

Dissertation Title: Instructional Designer’s Perceptions Regarding Preparation for Practice in a Health Care Environment

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Olivia A. McGarragle
Olivia A. McGarragle

Dissertation Title: Protective Factors for Emerging Adults with Subclinical ADHD

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Monetta Irene McIntosh-Foster
Monetta Irene McIntosh-Foster

Dissertation Title: Educators' Knowledge and Attitudes Relating to the Implementation of ELL Programs Under NCLB Title III

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Deborah Naughton Mills
Deborah Naughton Mills

Dissertation Title:   A Qualitative Study: Integrating Art and Science in the Environment

Program: Education Evaluation & Research

2013

Wendye Dianne Mingo
Wendye Dianne Mingo

Dissertation Title: The Effects of Applying Authentic Learning Strategies to Develop Computational Thinking Skills In Computer Literacy Students

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Sonja Montgomery
Sonja Montgomery

Dissertation Title: Intrapersonal Variables Associated with Academic Adjustment in College Students

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Mary Lynn Montie
Mary Lynn Montie

Dissertation Title:  Where Are All The Gifted Black Girls? Giving High School Girls Voice Via Qualitative Research Approach and Black Feminist Theory

Program: Education Evaluation & Research

2013

Christy David Nolan
Christy David Nolan

Dissertation Title: Broadening the Learning Community Experience: An Outdoor Orientation Program's Impact on Engagement, Persistence, and Retention

Program: Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

2013

Rene Michele Nota
Rene Michele Nota

Dissertation Title: Child and Family Predictors of Bullying in Middle School Students

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Olukayode Abimbola Nuga
Olukayode Abimbola Nuga

Dissertation: Engagement, Capacity, and Continuity: A Study of the Impact of Participation in Alternative Pre-Student Teaching Placements

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Helen Marie Oliver-Brooks
Helen Marie Oliver-Brooks

Dissertation Title:  An Investigation of Traditional Professional Development Versus Reform Professional Development And The Implementation of Strategies, Curriculum and Classroom Environment By Prekindergarten Teachers

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Daryle Alan Olson
Daryle Alan Olson

Dissertation Title: The Efficacy of Select Nonparametric and Distribution-Free Research Methods: Examining the Case of Concomitant Heteroscedasticity and Effect of Treatment

Program: Education Evaluation & Research

2013

Sharon Ann Phillips
Sharon Ann Phillips

Dissertation Title:  Electronic Performance Support Systems: Comparison of Types of Integration Levels on Performance Outcomes

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Rosalind Reaves
Rosalind Reaves

Dissertation Title: Learning and Living While Black: Black Students, White Universities, and the Age of Post-Affirmative Action and Post-Racislism

Program: Education Evaluation & Research

2013

Lisa Marie Remsing
Lisa Marie Remsing

Dissertation Title: Using Academic Advising to Increase Motivation and Engagement in First-Year College Students

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Gillian Bernadette Robbins
Gillian Bernadette Robbins

Dissertation Title:  The Relationship Between Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Women and Hormonal Imbalances, Self-Efficacy and Lifestyle: Implications for Licensed Professional Counselors and Counselor Educators

Program: Counseling

2013

Katherine Ann Roeser
Katherine Ann Roeser

Dissertation Title:  Personal and Social Factors in Risk-Taking Behaviors of Emerging Adults

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Jodie Lynn Smart Rose
Jodie Lynn Smart Rose

Dissertation: Engagement, Capacity, and Continuity: A Study of the Impact of Participation in Alternative Pre-Student Teaching Placements

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Debra Mary Smith
Debra Mary Smith

Dissertation Title: A Model for Designing Instructional Narratives for Adult Learners: Connecting the DOTS

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Sharon Alicia Simeon
Sharon Alicia Simeon

Dissertation Title: Inner City African American Girls' Learning Mathematics: Parental Influence and Classroom Experience As They Impact Mathematics Scores on the ACT

Program: Curriculum and Instruction

2013

Richard Michael Staszkow
Richard Michael Staszkow

Dissertation Title: Examination of the Acquired Preparedness Model and Alcohol Use in Emerging Adults

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Jill Erin Stefaniak
Jill Erin Stefaniak

Dissertation Title: The Use of Cognitive Apprenticeships to Teach Learner-Centered Instructional Strategies in an Undergraduate Learning Environment

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Leah D. Terian
Leah D. Terian

Dissertation Title:  Gender Differences in College Student Drinking: The Relations of Social and Cognitive Constructs

Program: Educational Psychology

2013

Danica Vukmirovic
Danica Vukmirovic

Dissertation: Effect of Personalized Instruction on the Achievement of Solving Mathematical Word Problems

Program: Instructional Technology

2013

Glenda Ward
Glenda Ward

Dissertation Title: An Investigation of Performance and Participation in Employee Resource Groups at a Global Technology Company

Program: Instructional Technology

 

2013

Catherine Colagross Willoughby
Catherine Colagross Willoughby

Dissertation Title: The Rigor/Relevance Framework: Its Relationship to K-12 Student Achievement on Statewide Tests

Program Area: Instructional Technology

2013