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Ph.D. Dissertation Proposals Approved

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Date
Advisor
Title
Pascal, Connie
November 2017
Advisor:MCINERNEY, Claire
Exploring the Information Practices of Cannabis Nurses
Shi, Wei
November 2017
Advisor:Weber, Matthew
Entrepreneurial Networking: External Communication and Organizational Emergence
Wang, Qun
November 2017
Advisor:Keith, Susan
Google News or "Good" News: Co-evolution, Transformation, and Interplay of Google News and the Newspaper Industry, 2002-2017
Voorhees, Steve
October 2017
Advisor:Napoli, Phil
The Political Economy of Televisual Flow and The Industrial Perception of Audiences
Cox, Joy
September 2017
Advisor:Gailliard, Bernadette
A Seat at the Table: A Case Study of the Fat Liberation Movement, Identity & Political Action
Goldthwaite, Christine
September 2017
Advisor:Aakhus, Mark
Interdisciplinary Research as Communication Design Practice
Klimaszewski, Cheryl
August 2017
Advisor:Dalbello, Marija
An Ethnographic Study of Romanian Vernacular Museums as Spaces of Knowledge-Making and their Institutional Legitimation
Caplan, Robyn
July 2017
Advisor:Napoli, Phil
Public Interest Frameworks and Computational Systems: The Prioritization of the News Media Content in Organizations, Institutions, and Algorithms
Leustek, John
June 2017
Advisor:Theiss, Jennifer
Coping with Chronic Uncertainty in Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Perceived Resolvability and Emotional Reactivity as Predictors of Uncertainty Management Strategies
Marcus, Sarah-Rose
June 2017
Advisor:Katz, Vikki
Mobile Dating and Emerging Adulthood
Riley Rodriguez, Nadia
June 2017
Advisor:Keith, Susan
Creating and Marketing Nations: The (In)Visibility of Race in Haiti and the Dominican Republic
Baik, Eun Jung
May 2017
Advisor:Belkin, Nicholas
Understanding the Influence of Social Relations on the Trustworthiness of Recommendations
File, Charlie
May 2017
Advisor:Radford, Marie L.
Self-Presentation, Identity Management, and Information Seeking in Social Media
Kang, Kyungwon
May 2017
Advisor:Scott, Craig
(De)Constituting Alcoholics Anonymous: The Four-Flows of Anonymous Communication
Dunham, Ian
February 2017
Advisor:Napoli, Phil
What CD: Exploring the Limits of Sharing Technology
Morales, Miraida
February 2017
Advisor:Wacholder, Nina
Evaluating Health Information: The Role of Readability on the Health Information Practices of Adult New Readers
Shin, Inyoung
February 2017
Advisor:Hampton, Keith
The Cost of Awareness on Individual Wellbeing: Assessing Communication Technology Usage and its Relationship to Network Awareness
Ghosh, Debanjan
January 2017
Advisor:Muresan, Smaranda
An Empirical Study of Identifying Implicit Meaning in Natural Language
LI, Xiaofeng
December 2016
Advisor:TODD, Ross
Young People's Information Practices and Collaborations in Informal Learning Environments
Okten, Alptug
December 2016
Advisor:Bratich, Jack
Unlearning the "Common Sense" through Digital Platforms: Sourdictionary and the Construction of Activist Subjectivity
CUDJOE, Joseanne
November 2016
Advisor:WOLFSON, Todd
Digital Sister Circle: The Formation of the Collective Naturalista Identity in an Online Natural Hair Community
KOSTERICH, Allie
November 2016
Advisor:WEBER, Matthew
Rapid Institutional Change and the Role of Translation, Densification, and Legitimization
SEARLES, Darcey
November 2016
Advisor:MANDELBAUM, Jenny
Building Family: The Interactional Practices of Families with Young Children
WANG, Jing
November 2016
Advisor:NAPOLI, Phillip
A PayPal that Can Make Money for You: The Internet, Investment Class, and the State in China
BARRIAGE, Sarah
October 2016
Advisor:TODD, Ross
Examining the Red Thread of Information in Young Children's Individual Interests
CHOI, Dongho
October 2016
Advisor:SHAH, Chirag
A Study of Information Seeking Behavior: Investigating Exploration Behavior in Physical & Online Spaces
HARRIS, Jack
October 2016
Advisor:DOERFEL, Marya
Designing Stronger Stakeholder Networks: Interorganizational Communication Practices that Build Social Resilience
CHOI, Soe Yoon
June 2016
Advisor:SCOTT, Craig
Managing Disclosure in Social Network Sites: A Technology Affordances Perspective on Privacy Boundary Management
KI, Seol
June 2016
Advisor:GIBBS, Jennifer
Exploring Communication of Complusive Gamers and their Loved Ones: A Tensional Approach
GOMEZ, Stefani
May 2016
Advisor:Radford, Marie
In Plain View: Latino/a Teens' Use of ICTS to Construct Privacy in the Family Context
LI, Zhe
May 2016
Advisor:SCOTT, Craig
Organizational Image and Reputation Construction by Various Stakeholders Using Social Media
MANIVANNAN, Vyshali
May 2016
Advisor:Bratich, Jack
Report from a Besieged City: An Autoethnographic Exploration of Fibromyalgic Subjectivity
LU, Weixu
April 2016
Advisor:HAMPTON, Keith
An Augmented Image of the City: The Urban Dweller's Perception of Space and Places through Mobile Locative Media
DWYER, Marie
March 2016
Advisor:O'Connor, Dan
Communication Competencies and Gender among Academic Presidents and Governing Boards
KITZIE, Vanessa
February 2016
Advisor:Radford, Marie
Examining Factors Shaping Information Practices of LGBTQ Individuals Using Goffman, De Certeau, and Sociomateriality
MIKITISH, Steph
February 2016
Advisor:Radford, Marie
Information engagement typologies of social science doctoral students
BOLANOS, Alexa
January 2016
Advisor:Bolden, Galina
Interaction in Calls to the 9-1-1 Emergency System in Costa Rica
LISCHER-KATZ, Zack
January 2016
Advisor:Dalbello, Marija
The construction of preservation knowledge in the artisanal digital reformatting of complex visual documents
GIGLIOTTI, Ralph A.
December 2015
Advisor:Ruben, Brent
The Social Construction of Crisis in Higher Education: Implications for Crisis Leadership Theory and Practice
SANCHEZ, Jacob
December 2015
Advisor:Todd, Ross
Investigating Basketball Twitter: A Virtual Ethnography of Serious Leisure Information Practices
CARPENTER, Amanda
November 2015
Advisor:Greene, Kathryn
Information Management as a Behavior Examined Through the Context of Mental Health
HWANG, Soo-yeon
November 2015
Advisor:O'Connor, Daniel
Understanding Information Appetite
SAHAY, Surabhi
October 2015
Advisor:Lewis, Laurie
Communicative Designs for Input Solicitation During Organizational Change: Implications for Providers' Communicative Perceptions and Decisions
RAJA, Sheena
September 2015
Advisor:Kumar, Deepa
The Good Economy: Discourse of Responsiblity and Citizenship in Business News during the Neoliberal Era
Leavey, Sean T.
June 2015
Advisor:Marchi, Regina
Turning Trash into Treasure: Reality Television, (IN)Formal Markets, and Neoliberal Subjectivites
BOYRAZ, Maggie
May 2015
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
Subgroup Dynamics in Global Teams: The Role of Interaction for Subgroup Formation and Innovation
CROWELL, Jessica
May 2015
Advisor:WOLFSON, Todd
Women and Informal Work in the Modern Informational City
TEODORO, Rannie
April 2015
Advisor:Yanovitzky, Itzhak
Beyond Exposure: Patient Engagement With Health Information In An Information Ecology Framework
ZHANG, Yu
April 2015
Advisor:Pavlik, John
Construction and Transformation of Elites' Identities in Digital Communication in China
KIM, GoUn
March 2015
Advisor:O'Connor, Dan
The Research Paper In the Digital Age: Education Digitally Literate Students in the Academic Library Environment
ROZAIDI, Nik Ahmad
January 2015
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
Exploring the Affordances of Enterprise Social Media for Ideation and the Influence of Emergent Ideation Networks on Ideation Quality
APPEL, Lora
December 2014
Advisor:Aakhus, Mark
Put A Face To A Name
LIPKIN, Nadav
December 2014
Advisor:Sinnreich, Aram
Independence at Work: Agency, Exploitation, and the Labor of Independent Video Game Producers in New York City
REYES, Camille
December 2014
Advisor:Wolfson, Todd
The People's PR: Occupy Wall Street, Public Relations, and the Status Quo
SUN, Si
October 2014
Advisor:Belkin, Nicholas
Personal Health Information Management in Chronic Illnesses
YUAN, Yuan
October 2014
Advisor:Pavlik, John
A Gradual Revolution Or A Controlled Democracy? Rethinking the Political Impact of Internet Activism in China
HASEKI, Muge
July 2014
Advisor:Scott, Craig
Communication Media Use and Social Networks by Immigrant Women Entrepreneurs in an Urban Economy
BULLINGER, Jonathan
June 2014
Advisor:Keith, Susan
Social Memory for Sale: Branding, Narrative, and the Second World War
KIM, Heewon
May 2014
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
The Paradox of Social: Contradictory Effects of Social Media Affordances on Knowledge Sharing and Surveillance
McCOLLOUGH, Kathleen
April 2014
Advisor:Bratich, Jack
Reflections of Postfeminist Scrapbooks: Intimate Connections and Material Ties in the Labors of Femininity
SALVATI, Andrew J.
April 2014
Advisor:Greenberg, David
Presenting the Past on the Small Screen: History Television and American Culture
THELIN, Alyson
March 2014
Advisor:Pavlik, John
Utilizing Content Analysis on THENOT.COM to Study an Online Wedding Planning Community for New Jersey
RENNINGER, Bryce
October 2013
Advisor:Kumar, Deepa
Radical Kinship Online: Resisting Marriage-As-Ideal in the Information Age
ABDUL WAHAB, Sally
September 2013
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
Blogging the Way Through Job Loss: A Constitutive Perspective On Coping Processes
STEWART TITUS, Marian
May 2013
Advisor:Katz, Vikki
Distant Strong Ties: Transnational Jamaican Migrants, Kinship Networks, and Mobile, Mediated Communication
KWON, Hannah
December 2012
Advisor:Todd, Ross
Investigating Organic Food: A Comparative Epistemology of Questions and Questioning Practices
KIM, YoungHoon
November 2012
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
A Communication Network Approach to Transactive Memory Systems in Virtual Teams

 

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ABDUL WAHAB, Sally
September 2013
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
Blogging the Way Through Job Loss: A Constitutive Perspective On Coping Processes
APPEL, Lora
December 2014
Advisor:Aakhus, Mark
Put A Face To A Name
Baik, Eun Jung
May 2017
Advisor:Belkin, Nicholas
Understanding the Influence of Social Relations on the Trustworthiness of Recommendations
BARRIAGE, Sarah
October 2016
Advisor:TODD, Ross
Examining the Red Thread of Information in Young Children's Individual Interests
BOLANOS, Alexa
January 2016
Advisor:Bolden, Galina
Interaction in Calls to the 9-1-1 Emergency System in Costa Rica
BOYRAZ, Maggie
May 2015
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
Subgroup Dynamics in Global Teams: The Role of Interaction for Subgroup Formation and Innovation
BULLINGER, Jonathan
June 2014
Advisor:Keith, Susan
Social Memory for Sale: Branding, Narrative, and the Second World War
Caplan, Robyn
July 2017
Advisor:Napoli, Phil
Public Interest Frameworks and Computational Systems: The Prioritization of the News Media Content in Organizations, Institutions, and Algorithms
CARPENTER, Amanda
November 2015
Advisor:Greene, Kathryn
Information Management as a Behavior Examined Through the Context of Mental Health
CHOI, Dongho
October 2016
Advisor:SHAH, Chirag
A Study of Information Seeking Behavior: Investigating Exploration Behavior in Physical & Online Spaces
CHOI, Soe Yoon
June 2016
Advisor:SCOTT, Craig
Managing Disclosure in Social Network Sites: A Technology Affordances Perspective on Privacy Boundary Management
Cox, Joy
September 2017
Advisor:Gailliard, Bernadette
A Seat at the Table: A Case Study of the Fat Liberation Movement, Identity & Political Action
CROWELL, Jessica
May 2015
Advisor:WOLFSON, Todd
Women and Informal Work in the Modern Informational City
CUDJOE, Joseanne
November 2016
Advisor:WOLFSON, Todd
Digital Sister Circle: The Formation of the Collective Naturalista Identity in an Online Natural Hair Community
Dunham, Ian
February 2017
Advisor:Napoli, Phil
What CD: Exploring the Limits of Sharing Technology
DWYER, Marie
March 2016
Advisor:O'Connor, Dan
Communication Competencies and Gender among Academic Presidents and Governing Boards
File, Charlie
May 2017
Advisor:Radford, Marie L.
Self-Presentation, Identity Management, and Information Seeking in Social Media
Ghosh, Debanjan
January 2017
Advisor:Muresan, Smaranda
An Empirical Study of Identifying Implicit Meaning in Natural Language
GIGLIOTTI, Ralph A.
December 2015
Advisor:Ruben, Brent
The Social Construction of Crisis in Higher Education: Implications for Crisis Leadership Theory and Practice
Goldthwaite, Christine
September 2017
Advisor:Aakhus, Mark
Interdisciplinary Research as Communication Design Practice
GOMEZ, Stefani
May 2016
Advisor:Radford, Marie
In Plain View: Latino/a Teens' Use of ICTS to Construct Privacy in the Family Context
HARRIS, Jack
October 2016
Advisor:DOERFEL, Marya
Designing Stronger Stakeholder Networks: Interorganizational Communication Practices that Build Social Resilience
HASEKI, Muge
July 2014
Advisor:Scott, Craig
Communication Media Use and Social Networks by Immigrant Women Entrepreneurs in an Urban Economy
HWANG, Soo-yeon
November 2015
Advisor:O'Connor, Daniel
Understanding Information Appetite
Kang, Kyungwon
May 2017
Advisor:Scott, Craig
(De)Constituting Alcoholics Anonymous: The Four-Flows of Anonymous Communication
KI, Seol
June 2016
Advisor:GIBBS, Jennifer
Exploring Communication of Complusive Gamers and their Loved Ones: A Tensional Approach
KIM, GoUn
March 2015
Advisor:O'Connor, Dan
The Research Paper In the Digital Age: Education Digitally Literate Students in the Academic Library Environment
KIM, Heewon
May 2014
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
The Paradox of Social: Contradictory Effects of Social Media Affordances on Knowledge Sharing and Surveillance
KIM, YoungHoon
November 2012
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
A Communication Network Approach to Transactive Memory Systems in Virtual Teams
KITZIE, Vanessa
February 2016
Advisor:Radford, Marie
Examining Factors Shaping Information Practices of LGBTQ Individuals Using Goffman, De Certeau, and Sociomateriality
Klimaszewski, Cheryl
August 2017
Advisor:Dalbello, Marija
An Ethnographic Study of Romanian Vernacular Museums as Spaces of Knowledge-Making and their Institutional Legitimation
KOSTERICH, Allie
November 2016
Advisor:WEBER, Matthew
Rapid Institutional Change and the Role of Translation, Densification, and Legitimization
KWON, Hannah
December 2012
Advisor:Todd, Ross
Investigating Organic Food: A Comparative Epistemology of Questions and Questioning Practices
Leavey, Sean T.
June 2015
Advisor:Marchi, Regina
Turning Trash into Treasure: Reality Television, (IN)Formal Markets, and Neoliberal Subjectivites
Leustek, John
June 2017
Advisor:Theiss, Jennifer
Coping with Chronic Uncertainty in Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Perceived Resolvability and Emotional Reactivity as Predictors of Uncertainty Management Strategies
LI, Xiaofeng
December 2016
Advisor:TODD, Ross
Young People's Information Practices and Collaborations in Informal Learning Environments
LI, Zhe
May 2016
Advisor:SCOTT, Craig
Organizational Image and Reputation Construction by Various Stakeholders Using Social Media
LIPKIN, Nadav
December 2014
Advisor:Sinnreich, Aram
Independence at Work: Agency, Exploitation, and the Labor of Independent Video Game Producers in New York City
LISCHER-KATZ, Zack
January 2016
Advisor:Dalbello, Marija
The construction of preservation knowledge in the artisanal digital reformatting of complex visual documents
LU, Weixu
April 2016
Advisor:HAMPTON, Keith
An Augmented Image of the City: The Urban Dweller's Perception of Space and Places through Mobile Locative Media
MANIVANNAN, Vyshali
May 2016
Advisor:Bratich, Jack
Report from a Besieged City: An Autoethnographic Exploration of Fibromyalgic Subjectivity
Marcus, Sarah-Rose
June 2017
Advisor:Katz, Vikki
Mobile Dating and Emerging Adulthood
McCOLLOUGH, Kathleen
April 2014
Advisor:Bratich, Jack
Reflections of Postfeminist Scrapbooks: Intimate Connections and Material Ties in the Labors of Femininity
MIKITISH, Steph
February 2016
Advisor:Radford, Marie
Information engagement typologies of social science doctoral students
Morales, Miraida
February 2017
Advisor:Wacholder, Nina
Evaluating Health Information: The Role of Readability on the Health Information Practices of Adult New Readers
Okten, Alptug
December 2016
Advisor:Bratich, Jack
Unlearning the "Common Sense" through Digital Platforms: Sourdictionary and the Construction of Activist Subjectivity
Pascal, Connie
November 2017
Advisor:MCINERNEY, Claire
Exploring the Information Practices of Cannabis Nurses
RAJA, Sheena
September 2015
Advisor:Kumar, Deepa
The Good Economy: Discourse of Responsiblity and Citizenship in Business News during the Neoliberal Era
RENNINGER, Bryce
October 2013
Advisor:Kumar, Deepa
Radical Kinship Online: Resisting Marriage-As-Ideal in the Information Age
REYES, Camille
December 2014
Advisor:Wolfson, Todd
The People's PR: Occupy Wall Street, Public Relations, and the Status Quo
Riley Rodriguez, Nadia
June 2017
Advisor:Keith, Susan
Creating and Marketing Nations: The (In)Visibility of Race in Haiti and the Dominican Republic
ROZAIDI, Nik Ahmad
January 2015
Advisor:Gibbs, Jennifer
Exploring the Affordances of Enterprise Social Media for Ideation and the Influence of Emergent Ideation Networks on Ideation Quality
SAHAY, Surabhi
October 2015
Advisor:Lewis, Laurie
Communicative Designs for Input Solicitation During Organizational Change: Implications for Providers' Communicative Perceptions and Decisions
SALVATI, Andrew J.
April 2014
Advisor:Greenberg, David
Presenting the Past on the Small Screen: History Television and American Culture
SANCHEZ, Jacob
December 2015
Advisor:Todd, Ross
Investigating Basketball Twitter: A Virtual Ethnography of Serious Leisure Information Practices
SEARLES, Darcey
November 2016
Advisor:MANDELBAUM, Jenny
Building Family: The Interactional Practices of Families with Young Children
Shi, Wei
November 2017
Advisor:Weber, Matthew
Entrepreneurial Networking: External Communication and Organizational Emergence
Shin, Inyoung
February 2017
Advisor:Hampton, Keith
The Cost of Awareness on Individual Wellbeing: Assessing Communication Technology Usage and its Relationship to Network Awareness
STEWART TITUS, Marian
May 2013
Advisor:Katz, Vikki
Distant Strong Ties: Transnational Jamaican Migrants, Kinship Networks, and Mobile, Mediated Communication
SUN, Si
October 2014
Advisor:Belkin, Nicholas
Personal Health Information Management in Chronic Illnesses
TEODORO, Rannie
April 2015
Advisor:Yanovitzky, Itzhak
Beyond Exposure: Patient Engagement With Health Information In An Information Ecology Framework
THELIN, Alyson
March 2014
Advisor:Pavlik, John
Utilizing Content Analysis on THENOT.COM to Study an Online Wedding Planning Community for New Jersey
Voorhees, Steve
October 2017
Advisor:Napoli, Phil
The Political Economy of Televisual Flow and The Industrial Perception of Audiences
WANG, Jing
November 2016
Advisor:NAPOLI, Phillip
A PayPal that Can Make Money for You: The Internet, Investment Class, and the State in China
Wang, Qun
November 2017
Advisor:Keith, Susan
Google News or "Good" News: Co-evolution, Transformation, and Interplay of Google News and the Newspaper Industry, 2002-2017
YUAN, Yuan
October 2014
Advisor:Pavlik, John
A Gradual Revolution Or A Controlled Democracy? Rethinking the Political Impact of Internet Activism in China
ZHANG, Yu
April 2015
Advisor:Pavlik, John
Construction and Transformation of Elites' Identities in Digital Communication in China