Saint Louis University

Steven Jenkins, a Ph.D. candidate in Higher Education Administration, will defend his dissertation, "Reinvigorating the University Mission through Social Entrepreneurship: A Case Study of the Food Innovation Center at Saint Louis University," on July 26, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. in Room 123 of Fitzgerald Hall.

Annie Rues Neidel, a Ph.D. candidate in English, will defend her dissertation, "Expanding Feminist Narratology: A Study of the Narrative Strategies of Virginia Woolf, Gertrude Stein, and Nella Larsen," on July 26, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. in Room 341 of Adorjan Hall.

Donald J. Bungum, a Ph.D. candidate in Philosophy, will defend his dissertation, "Expert Disagreement and Epistemic Authority," on July 29, 2016 at 3:00 P.M. in Room 142 of Adorjan Hall.

Tedla G. Woldeyohannes, a Ph.D. candidate in Philosophy, will defend his dissertation, "Volition, Doxastic Voluntarism, and Knowledge of God," on July 29, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. in Room 142 of Adorjan Hall.

Habiba Abdullahi Ibrahim, a Ph.D. candidate in Public Policy Analysis, will defend her dissertation, "Participation in Rotating Savings and Credit Associations and Enhanced Asset Accumulation among African Immigrants in the United States: An Institutional Approach," on August 1, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. in Room 2714 of Morrissey Hall.

Ying Tung Chen, a Ph.D. candidate in Civil Engineering, will defend her dissertation, "Study of Shrinkage Mitigating Concrete Using Large-Scale Testing and Computer Modeling," on August 2, 2016 at 3:00 P.M. in McDonnell-Douglas Hall 1016.

Kilinyaa Cothran, a Ph.D. candidate in Higher Education Administration, will defend her dissertation, "Determining the Validity of a Survey Instrument: Assessment of Professionalism in Pharmacy, a Novel Instrument--Original and Revised," on August 3, 2016 at 9:30 A.M. in Room 218 of Fitzgerald Hall.

Mary Clark, a Ph.D. candidate in Higher Education Administration, will defend her dissertation, "An Analysis of Historically Black Greek Letter Organizations at Predominantly White Institutions," on August 3, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. in Room 123 of Fitzgerald Hall.

Chih-Yin Chen, a Ph.D. candidate in Historical Theology, will defend her dissertation, "'Baptize the Trends': A Historical-Theological Analysis of Vincent Lebbe's Missiological Vision," on August 3, 2016 at 9:30 A.M. in Room 245 of Adorjan Hall.

Jonathan King, a Ph.D. candidate in Historical Theology, will defend his dissertation, "Theology under Another Form: Hans Urs von Balthasar's Formation and Writings as a Germanist," on August 4, 2016 at 8:30 A.M. in Room 245 of Adorjan Hall.