Student Research Spring 2019

Dr. Linda Nell-Williams Taylor

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Prairie View, TX

M.A., Prairie View A&M University, 2011

DISSERTATION: Perceptions of Graduates Regarding Their Influence on the Social, Economic, and Educational Development of Rural Communities

ADVISOR: Dr. Neari F. Warner

Dr. Jonathan Smalls

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Bamberg, SC

M.A., Interdenominational Theological Center- Gammon Seminary, 2010  DISSERTATION: The Theory of Hypermasculinity as a Predictor of Retention among Undergraduate Black Males  

ADVISOR: Dr. Walter A. Brown

Dr. Floyd Andrew Lewis

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Jackson, MS

M.S., Central Michigan University, 2002

DISSERTATION: Nontraditional Adult Students' Perceptions on Transition Triggers that Influence Persistence at Four-Year Institutions

ADVISOR: Dr. Neari F. Warner

Dr. Harrison P. Johnson

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Pine Bluff, AR

M.S., Southern Arkansas University,

DISSERTATION: Factors Influencing Non- Traditional Students’ Transfer from Two-Year to Four-Year Institutions

ADVISOR: Dr. Walter A. Brown

Dr. Donyea L. Hargrove

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Columbus, MS

M.S., Alcorn State University,  

DISSERTATION: The Perceptions of Chief Diversity Officers of their Role in the Recruitment and Retention of African American Faculty at Predominantly White Institutions in Higher Education  

ADVISOR: Dr. Walter A. Brown

Dr. Bernie J. Morris Evans

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Ruston, LA

M.A., Grambling State University,  

DISSERTATION: Factors Influencing the Retention of Students Enrolled in Developmental Courses at Community Colleges

ADVISOR: Dr. Neari F. Warner

Dr. Juanita B. Davis

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Greenville, MS

M.S., Jackson State University,  

DISSERTATION: Retention of Minority Students Enrolled In Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) at a Historically Black University Located in the Southeast

ADVISOR: Dr. Walter Brown

Dr. Katie Ruth Blair

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Ridgeland, MS

M.A., Jackson State University,

DISSERTATION: The Influence of Race and Gender on the Development of African American Women Administrators in Higher Academia

ADVISOR: Dr. Neari F. Warner

Dr. Lynda Marie Batiste

June 27th, 2019 by ephd

Mansura, LA

M.P.A., Southern University A&M, 2001

DISSERTATION: Understanding Academic and Fiscal Affairs through the Competing Values Model  

ADVISOR: Dr. Walter A. Brown