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Doctoral Student Research Briefs

Each month, Drexel School of Education doctoral students present research related to their dissertations at our Doctoral Student Colloquium. One Drexel University School of Education PhD student and one EdD student present their research before an audience of Drexel students, faculty and professional staff. Listed below are the names of each student, the title of their project, supervising professors and a link to a brief on their research.

Download the School of Education's Doctoral Student Research Briefs Volume 1

 

Nicole Hall

Nicole Hall

May 5, 2017
"Supporting Nurses to Speak Up for Patient Safety"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Valerie Klein

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Elaine Perignat

Elaine Perignat

May 5, 2017
"Examining Pedagogical Beliefs About Teaching for Creativity: Converting STEM to STEAM Classrooms"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Jennifer Katz Bounincontro

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Carol Stanford

Carol Stanford

April 7 2017
"Barriers to Substance Abuse Treatment for Nurses"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Kathy Geller

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Tamara Galoyan-PhD

Tamara Galoyan

April 7, 2017
"Transdisciplinary Approach to Transfer of Learning"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Kristen Betts, Dr. Penny Hammrich

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Linda Gaines, EdD

March 3, 2017
"Web-Based Technology Integration and Student Engagement in a Fully Online Graduate Program"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Kristen Betts

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Mollie Gambone

March 3, 2017
"An Expansive Learning Model to Explore Teachers' Collaboration for Student Success"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Kristy Kelly

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Tara Parr, EdD

February 3, 2017
"A Brain-Targeted Teaching Framework: Modeling the Intended Change in Professional Development"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Kristen Betts

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Anthony Matranga

February 3, 2017
"Mathematics Teachers Professional Development: A Virtual Boundary Encounter"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Jason Silverman

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Shawnna Thomas-El

January 6, 2017
"Unveiling Perceptions Held by Community Residents of an Academic Institution in Their Midst"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Ayana Allen

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Kristine MacDonald

January 6, 2017
"Factors Positively Influencing Persistence and Program Completion for Nontraditional Students Enrolled at a For-Profit Postsecondary Institution"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Jennifer Adams

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Jessica Cellitti

December 2, 2016
"Teachers’ Perspectives on Failure: Impact on Classroom Interactions"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Jason Silverman

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Melinda Johnson

December 2, 2016
"The Influence of Workplace Spirituality on Work Stress in University Employees"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Ken Mawritz

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Amanda Barany

November 4, 2016
"Negotiating Identities through Peripheral Participation"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Aroutis Foster

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Shannon O’Neill

November 4, 2016
"Preparing Special Education Teachers in Low-Incidence Populations – The Teachers’ Perspectives"
Supervising Professor: Dr. William Lynch

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Jonan Donaldson

Jonan Donaldson

October 7, 2016
"Conceptualizations of Learning and the Every Student Succeeds Act"
Supervising Professor: Dr. Brian Smith

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