2022 Winners - Doctor of Management (DM)
Title: COACHING-STYLE LEADERSHIP’S ROLE IN THE CHANGE MANAGEMENT PROCESS IN MECHANISTICALLY STRUCTURED ORGANIZATIONS: A NARRATIVE INQUIRY STUDY
o Student: Sai Raghav
o Chair: John Sienrukos, Ph.D.
o Committee members: Mark McCaslin, Ph.D., Marcia Hill, Ph.D.
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/coaching-style-leadership-s-role-change/docview/2648172635/se-2?accountid=35812
2022 Doctor of Education (EDD) Winners
Title: EXPERIENCES MANAGING CHANGE IN POSTSECONDARY THEATRE ARTS CURRICULA: A NARRATIVE INQUIRY STUDY IN LEADERSHIP
o Student: Lyn Shela Heck
o Chair: Robert F Amason, JR, Ph.D.
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/experiences-managing-change-postsecondary-theatre/docview/2607237997/se-2?accountid=35812
2022 Winners - Doctor of Health Administration (DHA)
Title: A QUALITATIVE MULTI-CASE STUDY OF NURSES’ PERCEPTIONS AND EXPERIENCES WITH POINT OF USE SUPPLY AUTOMATION
o Student: Lee Ann Wright Smith
o Chair: Cheryl Anderson, Ph.D.
o Committee members: Rebecca Back-Little, Ph.D., James Connelly, Ph.D.
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/qualitative-multi-case-study-nurses-perceptions/docview/2598442961/se-2?accountid=35812
2022 Winners - Ph.D. Nursing
Title: THE LIVED EXPERIENCES OF NEW GRADUATE NURSES DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: A PHENOMENOLOGICAL STUDY
o Student: Frank Druse
o Chair: Anne Brett, Ph.D.
o Committee members: Susan Steele-Moses, DNS, Charlene Romer, Ph.D.
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/lived-experiences-new-graduate-nurses-during/docview/2618493352/se-2?accountid=35812
2021 Winner - Doctor of Educational Leadership and Educational Technology
Title: INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN AND BLENDED LEARNING PEDAGOGY AMONG SECONDARY MATHEMATICS TEACHERS: A QUALITATIVE CASE STUDY
o Graduated Student: Jenae Monique Whitfield
o Nominated by Patricia Akojie, PhD, Chair; Jason Stroman, EdD, University Research Methodologist; Donald Munday, EdD, Panel Validator
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/instructional-design-blended-learning-pedagogy/docview/2465713664/se-2?accountid=35812
2021 Winner - Doctor of Health Administration
Title: COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES: A MIXED METHODS STUDY
o Graduated Student: Deborah Green-Gonzalez
o Nominated by Stephanie Holden, PhD, Chair; Lionel de Souza, PhD, Committee member; Louise Underdahl, PhD, Committee member
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/complementary-alternative-medicine-cardiovascular/docview/2486194893/se-2?accountid=35812
2021 Winner - Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership
Title: PREDICTORS OF WILLINGNESS TOWARDS UNETHICAL BEHAVIOR IN FOLLOWERS OF CHARISMATIC / TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS
o Graduated Student: Wayne L McCoy
o Nominated by Dr. Herman van Niekirk, PhD, Chair; Dr. Diane Gavin, PhD, QRM Committee Member; Dr. Amy Preiss, PhD Committee Member
o Link to Dissertation: https://www.proquest.com/dissertations-theses/predictors-willingness-towards-unethical-behavior/docview/2454672665/se-2