Thesis Defenses

Thesis Defenses

Leah Hartman

Leah Hartman – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder: One Condition or Two?", on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 1:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: W. Heinrichs, J. Goldberg, S. Roy, K. Fergus, N. Khanlou, H. McNeely

Andrew Hunter

Andrew Hunter – will defend his Thesis entitled: "Blinded by Boredom: Examining the Effect of Boredom on the Ability to Anticipate Meaningful Experience", on Monday, July 24, 2017, at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Eastwood, R. Cribbie, J. Goldberg, L. Lam

Mariami Khourochvili

Mariami Khourochvili – will defend her Thesis entitled: " Technology and caregiver-child interaction: The effects of parental mobile use on infants ", on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at 10:30am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: Y. Bohr, M, Desrocher, J. Bebko, J. Fraser-Thomas

Kristen Maki

Kristen Maki – will defend her Thesis entitled: "The Influence of Self-Esteem on Reactions to Challenge and Threat", on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: E. Greenglass, J. Pek, J. Katz, D. Pepler

Kathryn Curtis

Kathryn Curtis – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "The Evaluation of Yoga Interventions for Individuals With Limited Mobility: Pain, Psychological Variables, and Mindfulness", on Friday, June 9, 2017 at 1:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Katz, K. Fergus, P. Ritvo, R. Pillai Riddell, P. Safai, L. Cohen

Jeannine Holmes

Jeannine Holmes – will defend her Thesis entitled: "Public Perceptions of Animal Thinking", on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: S. MacDonald, M. Desrocher, M, Hynie, C. Lortie

Ashley Curtis

Ashley Curtis – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Cueing Visual Spatial Working Memory: Effects of Cue Modality, Cue Type and Age", on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 10:30am in 120E Stedman Lecture Hall. Examining Committee: S. Murtha, N. Park, G. Turner, S. Rosenbaum, J. Baker, P. Verhaeghem

Heather Davidson

Heather Davidson – will defend her Thesis entitled: "A more powerful familywise error control procedure for evaluating mean equivalence", on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: R. Cribbie, J. Pek, W. Struthers, M. Rotondi

Natalie Michel

Natalie Michel – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Mental Illness Stigma Among Middle Eastern Canadians: A Mixed Methods Study", on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 1:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Goldberg, K. Fergus, D. Reid, G. Flett, L. Beagrie, E. McCay

Gregory Giovannini

Gregory Giovannini – will defend his Thesis entitled: "Modelling a Fractionated System of Deductive Reasoning over Categorical Syllogisms", on Monday, April 24, 2017 at 11:30am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: V. Goel, M. Toplak, C. Green, S. Varma