Fall 2013 SISH Doctoral and Graduate Candidates

Doctoral Candidates

Jessica Dahan
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
Dissertation: Individual Child Cognitive Behavioral Treatments versus Child-Parent Cognitive Behavioral Treatments for Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Comparative Outcomes

Wen Fan
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Improved Headspace Dynamic Sampling and Detection using Capillary Microextraction of Volatiles Coupled to Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry

Jorge Carlos Gibert
Doctor of Philosophy in Physics
Dissertation: Distribution of Light in the Human Retina under Natural Viewing Conditions

Howard K. Holness
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: The Utilization of Chiral Ion Mobility Spectrometry for the Detection of Enantiomeric Mixtures and Thermally Labile Compounds

Sarah Catherine Jantizi
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Elemental Analysis and Forensic Comparison of Soils by Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) and Laser Ablation Inductively-coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS)

Wenjun Jiang
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: The Investigation of Photocatalysts and Iron Based Materials in the Oxidation and the Adsorption of Toxic Organic and Chromium Materials

Alexander Landera
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Formation of Polycyclic and Iron Based Materials in the Oxidation and Adsorption of Toxic Organic and Chromium Materials

Kerry Ann Newness
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
Dissertation: Exploring Calling Work Orientation: Construct Clarity and Organizational Implications

Maria Pienkowski
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
Dissertation: The Impact of Maternal Acculturation, Youth Age, Sex and Anxiety Sensitivity on Anxiety Symptoms in Hispanic Youth

Cesar Enrique Ramirez
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Novel Analytical Methodologies for the Monitoring of Traditional and Non-Traditional Pollutants in different Environmental Compartments of South Florida

Paloma Pedraza Rodriguez
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
Dissertation: Operant and Respondent Procedures to Establish Social Stimuli as Reinforces in Children with Autism

Madeline J. Swortwood
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Comprehensive Forensic Toxicological Analysis of Designer Drugs

Jennifer Louise Thomas
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Method Development for the Analysis of Smokeless Powders and Organic Gunshot Residue by Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography with Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Britt Elizabeth Turnquest
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Rapid Inline Derivatization of Primary and Secondary Amine Containing Drugs by Capillary Electrophoresis with Laser-Induced Fluorescence

Yingsong Wang
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Investigating the in vitro Oxidative Folding Pathways of Bovine Pancreatic Trypsin Inhibitor (BPTI)

Mimy Young
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Dissertation: Evaluation of Non-Contract Sampling and Detection of Explosives using Receiver Operating Characteristic Curves

Graduate Candidates

Master of Science in Statistics
Dacayne Antoniel Melbourne
Yelen Nunez
Maria D. Orjuela Garavito
Victoria Oxenyuk

Master of Science in Chemistry
Jing Zhou

Master of Science in Forensic Science
Ana-michelle Joni Broomes
Micheal Hyre
Jonathan Segal

Master of Science in Mathematical Science
Pedro J. Espina Leonard Joseph Foret
Edgar Lopez
Adam C. Pelea

Master of Science in Psychology
Joshua W. Allen
Meredith Lindsay Downs
Angeline Gonzalez Anna Petrovna Gudauskas
Precious Lester
Andrew Marcello
Christian Lucia Mendez
Michael James O'Conner
John Sayn-Wittgenstien-Ber
Hod Y. Tamir
Nelson Victor Walters
Brittany Wolary