March 2022

Dissertations

  1. Social Media and Self-Evaluation: The Examination of Social Media Use on Identity, Social Comparison, and Self-Esteem in Young Female Adults
    Solomon, Michelle, William James College, 2016, Psy.D.
    Subject: Clinical psychology
  2. Mentor and Candidate Attributes That Promote Doctoral Persistence and Postgraduation Scholarship in Limited Residency and Online Doctoral Programs
    Spaulding, Maria T., Regent University, 2019, Ph.D.
    Subject: Higher education
  3. Identifying as Husbands, Fathers, and School Leaders: A Phenomenology of Doctoral Persistence Among Limited Residency Students
    Patterson, John, Liberty University, 2017, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership
  4. Content Analysis of the Theory Base Used in the Conference Proceedings of the Association of Educational Communications and Technologies
    Flynt, Peggy R., Nova Southeastern University, 2014, Ed.D.
    Subject: Education
  5. A qualitative examination of the Relationship Attachment Model (RAM) with married individuals
    Van Epp Cutlip, Morgan C., The University of Akron, 2013, Ph.D.
    Subject: Counseling Psychology
  6. Teachers' perceptions regarding the use of Google Classroom and Google Docs and their impact on student engagement
    Morquin, Demian, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, 2016, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership
    Servant leadership: A theoretical model
    Patterson, Kathleen Ann, Regent University, 2003, Ph.D.
    Subject: Management
  7. The gamma-ray burst/supernova connection, a distance estimator for gamma-ray bursts, and modeling gamma-ray burst afterglows
    Reichart, Daniel Eric, The University of Chicago, 2000, Ph.D.
    Subject: Astronomy
  8. Application of Jean Watson's Theory of Transpersonal Caring in Nurses Practicing in a Pain Center
    Hubert, Patricia Malone, Seton Hall University, 2018, D.N.P.
    Subject: Nursing
  9. A study of selected factors related to mentoring in women's ministry leaders in selected Southern Baptist churches
    Allen, Ashley Lane, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2009, Ph.D.
    Subject: Religious education
  10. Relationships to video game streamers: Examining gratifications, parasocial relationships, fandom, and community affiliation online
    Blight, Michael George, The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 2016, Ph.D.
    Subject: Communication
  11. Attractional Church: The Impact of the Inner Life of a Local Church on Corporate Mission in North America
    Sliger, Joseph Matthew, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Theology
  12. The effects of single-parent households versus two-parent households on student academic success, attendance, and suspensions
    Ferrell, Ronald T., Lindenwood University, 2009, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational administration
  13. Factors Influencing Customer Satisfaction at a Fast Food Hamburger Chain: The Relationship Between Customer Satisfaction and Customer Loyalty
    Kabir, Jahangir M., Wilmington University (Delaware), 2016, D.B.A.
    Subject: Business administration
  14. Polymodality, counterpoint, and heptatonic synthetic scales in jazz composition; and its application in an original piece "Polymodal Jazz Suite for Quartet"
    Celi Ramos, Diego Alejandro, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016, A.Mus.D.
    Subject: Music
    ALL DELIBERATE SPEED: SEGREGATION AND EXCLUSION IN CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS: 1855-1975.
    WOLLENBERG, CHARLES MICHAEL, University of California, Berkeley, 1975, Ph.D.
    Subject: Education history
  15. Rage and social media: The effect of social media on perceptions of racism, stress appraisal, and anger expression among young African American adults
    Maxwell, Morgan Lindsey, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2016, Ph.D.
    Subject: Social psychology
  16. Social Media and the College Student Journey: An Examination of How Social Media Use Impacts Social Capital and Affects College Choice, Access, and Transition
    Horvath-Plyman, Melissa, New York University, 2018, Ph.D.
    Subject: Communication
    Assessing the effectiveness of online education
    Lim-Fernandes, Mercedita Abaniel, Golden Gate University, 2001, D.P.A.
    Subject: Higher education
  17. Accounting Students' Perceptions of the Value of Pursuing CPA Certification and Factors that Influence Their Decisions
    Bates, Stephen B., Wilmington University (Delaware), 2018, D.B.A.
    Subject: Accounting
  18. Mental Health Outcomes for Adult Children of Narcissistic Parents
    Leggio, John Nicholas, Adler University, 2018, Psy.D.
    Subject: Clinical psychology
    Literature review on the personalities and patterns of serial killers
    Papazian, Linda Marie, Azusa Pacific University, 2001, Psy.D.
    Subject: Clinical psychology
  19. Restructuring Leadership for 21st Century Schools: How Transformational Leadership and Trust Cultivate Teacher Leadership
    Longwell-McKean, Paula Cheree, University of California, San Diego, 2012, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership
  20. Developing a Measure of Purity Culture: Sexual Messages in Evangelical Christian Culture
    Ortiz, Amanda M., Biola University, 2019, Ph.D.
    Subject: Psychology
    A critical analysis of post traumatic slave syndrome: A multigenerational legacy of slavery
    Hicks, Shari Renee, California Institute of Integral Studies, 2015, Psy.D.
    Subject: African American studies
  21. Essential leadership competencies for U.S. Air Force wing chaplains
    Costin, Dondi E., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2008, Ph.D.
    Subject: Management
    Crossdressing cinema: An analysis of transgender representation in film
    Miller, Jeremy Russell, Texas A&M University, 2012, Ph.D.
    Subject: Mass communication
  22. K- Popping: Korean Women, K-Pop, and Fandom
    Kim, Jungwon, University of California, Riverside, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Music
  23. The impact of uniform dress code on attendance, discipline, and academic achievement among students in a South Texas high school
    Monroe, Frankie J., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, 2009, Ed.D.
    Subject: Secondary education
  24. Colorism in Media Content: A Qualitative Study Focusing on Film and Perception
    Leary, Rameca Vincent, Regent University, 2018, Ph.D.
    Subject: Communication
    Impact of School Uniforms on Student Discipline and the Learning Climate: A Comparative Case Study of Two Middle Schools With Uniform Dress Codes and Two Middle Schools Without Uniform Dress Codes
    Dulin, Charles Dewitt, North Carolina State University, 2016, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership
  25. A Quantitative Examination of Social Media Effects on Teens and Young Adults
    McNamara, Caley, California Southern University, 2018, Psy.D.
    Subject: Social psychology
    An assessment of dropout rates of former youth ministry participants in conservative Southern Baptist megachurches
    Shields, James Brandon, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2008, Ph.D.
    Subject: Social sciences education

Masters Theses

  1. The Influence of Social Media on Teens' Self-Esteem
    Gallagher, Shannon M., Rowan University, 2017, M.A.
    Subject: Social psychology
  2. Social Media Use and Its Impact on Body Image: The Effects of Body Comparison Tendency, Motivation for Social Media Use, and Social Media Platform on Body Esteem in Young Women
    Puglia, Deanna R., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2017, M.A.
    Subject: Public health
  3. The relationship between remote work and job satisfaction: the mediating roles of perceived autonomy, work-family conflict, and telecommuting intensity
    Schall, Marie Antoinette, San Jose State University, 2019, M.S.
    Subject: Psychology
  4. Social Media and Self-Esteem: The Relationship of Social Media Usage and Self-Esteem
    Barker, Jody Don, Arkansas State University, 2018, M.S.M.C.
    Subject: Psychology
  5. Positive and Negative Effects of Social Media on Adolescent Well-Being
    Kennedy, Katie, Minnesota State University, Mankato, 2019, M.S.
    Subject: Health education
  6. Advantages and Disadvantages of Flexible Seating
    Havig, Jenna S., Minot State University, 2017, M.Ed.
    Subject: Education
  7. A Study of the History of Cryptocurrency and Associated Risks and Threats
    Madey, Robert Stanley, Utica College, 2017, M.S.
    Subject: Computer science
  8. Determinants of Tax Compliance among Small and Medium Enterprises in Kwara State, Nigeria
    Abdulazeez, Taofeeq, Kwara State University (Nigeria), 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Accounting
  9. For the culture: a textual analysis of black placemaking of black culture in “beychella”
    Drayton, N'Dea, Syracuse University, 2019, M.A.
    Subject: Mass communication
  10. Gender neutral parenting: An argument for a place on the contemporary feminist agenda
    Dumas, Moira Duffy, Southern Connecticut State University, 2014, M.A.
    Subject: Women's studies
  11. Recruitment and Retention of Generation Z in the Workplace
    Scheuerlein, Kristen, The College of St. Scholastica, 2019, M.B.A.
    Subject: Management
  12. An exploratory study of paired serial killers: Pairing, motive, and criminalistic behavior
    Leonard, Gillian S., University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2014, M.A.
    Subject: Criminology
  13. From Social Media Uses and Gratifications to Social Media Addiction: A Study of the Abuse of Social Media Among College Students
    Liu, Yuchen, University of Kansas, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Mass communication
  14. Application of Investigative Psychology to Psychodynamic and Human Development Theories: Examining Traits and Typologies of Serial Killers
    Smith, Jordyn, California Baptist University, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Behavioral psychology
    Organizational strategies that inspire and improve employee retention and morale
    Saliba, Soraya, Royal Roads University (Canada), 2007, M.A.
    Subject: Management
  15. Canada, the Perpetrator: The Legacy of Systematic Violence and the Contemporary Crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
    Ancil, Gabriel Sy, Indiana University, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Women's studies
  16. Facebook and Relationships: A Study of How Social Media Use is Affecting Long-Term Relationships
    Farrugia, Rianne C., Rochester Institute of Technology, 2013, M.S.
    Subject: Mass communication
  17. The Danger of 'No': Rejection Violence, Toxic Masculinity and Violence Against Women
    Thacker, Lily, Eastern Kentucky University, 2019, M.S.
    Subject: Criminology
  18. Analysis of jury nullification as a form of civil disobedience
    Rock, Lindsay Maureen, American University, 2003, M.A.
    Subject: Criminology
    Exploring the effects of scarcity, impulse buying, and product returning behavior in the fast fashion environment among female fashion conscious consumers
    Chatvijit, Sasikarn, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2012, M.S.
    Subject: Marketing
  19. Cryptocurrency the new money laundering problem for banking, law enforcement, and the legal system
    Jacquez, Todd, Utica College, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Law
  20. Reforming the criminal justice system: A pragmatic approach to building a sustainable system
    Smith, Da'Mon J., University of Central Oklahoma, 2011, M.A.
    Subject: Public administration
  21. Instagram Influencers: The Effects of Sponsorship on Follower Engagement With Fitness Instagram Celebrities
    Neal, Morgan, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2017, M.S.
    Subject: Communication
    Teacher Perceptions of Effectiveness of the Zones of Regulation
    Kisiel, Karli, Southern Connecticut State University, 2019, M.S.W.
    Subject: Social work
  22. Flexible Seating: Effects of Student Seating Type Choice in the Classroom
    Allen, Callie, Western Illinois University, 2018, M.S.Ed.
    Subject: Elementary education
    The effects of classical background music on the moods and concentration levels of third grade students
    Selland, Rose, Saint Mary's College of California, 2013, M.A.T.
    Subject: Elementary education
  23. The Impact of Cybervetting on Job Seekers' Social Media Use and Identity Creation
    Powers, Courtney J., Marquette University, 2017, M.A.
    Subject: Communication
    Newsworthiness and the "missing White woman syndrome"
    Slakoff, Danielle C., California State University, Long Beach, 2013, M.S.
    Subject: Criminology
  24. Investigating the Prevalence and Risk-Factors of Depression Symptoms among NCAA Division I Collegiate Athletes
    Cox, Charles, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, 2015, M.S.
    Subject: Kinesiology
  25. Social media marketing in a small business: A case study
    Cox, Sarah Lynne, Purdue University, 2012, M.S.
    Subject: Marketing
    Visualizing brand personality and personal branding: Case analysis on Starbucks and Nike's brand value co-creation on Instagram
    Chang, Chia Yu, The University of Iowa, 2014, M.A.
    Subject: Communication