All Montclair State University theses starting with May 2017 can be found below. Theses and dissertations from before that date can be found by searching the Library catalog.

Follow


Theses/Dissertations from 2020

PDF

Tension Within Immigrant Identity in South Asian and Asian Characters in The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Everything I Never Told You, and Disgraced, Dania Abdelsalam

PDF

Synthesis of Amide and Sulfonamides as PDE11 Inhibitors, Noor Abouchakra

PDF

Joint Use of Advanced Oxidation Process (AOP) and Advanced Reduction Process (ARP) for Alleviation of Leachate Organic Matter (LOM), Ali Albalgane

PDF

Euripides : Suppliant to the Divine Feminine, Liz Amato

PDF

Antisemitism Today and Its Relationship to Jewish Identity and Religious Denomination, Michaela Ambrosius

PDF

Discovery of Single-Stranded DNA Aptamers for the Detection of Ranavirus, Allyssa Angel

PDF

Bounds for the Number of Independent and Dominating Sets in Trees, Daniel K. Arabia

Link

Re-envisioning Sections of Anything Goes to Address Gender Identity, Laurena Barros

PDF

Question-Asking in Conversational Tasks : A Gender Comparison, Courtney Bell

PDF

Design of Strips with Geometry Shapes and Mathematical Analysis, Somia Benali

PDF

Manuel Puig y los espacios queer : Una tercera lectura de la realidad, Matthew Berg

PDF

Size Does Matter : Exposure and Effects of Microplastics on the Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica), Erika Bernal

PDF

The Spatial Economics of Clean Energy in New Jersey, Anthony J. Bevacqua

PDF

The Influence of Heteronormativity on Sexual Health Disparities in Queer and Heterosexual Women, Jacqueline Bible

PDF

Transcriptomic Identification of Venom Candidates in the Clinging Jellyfish Gonionemus vertens, Alorah D. Bliese

PDF

Testing Multiple Climate Stressors at the Cold Range Limit of a Marine Calcifier, Christian R. Bojorquez

PDF

Video Case Materials and the Development of Collective Professional Knowledge, Victoria D. Bonaccorso

PDF

"People Think It's Easy Because I Smile, But It's Not Easy" : A Phenomenological Study of Single Parents/Guardians Raising an Adolescent Who is Enrolled in Special Education and Engaging in Risk Behaviors, Shaniqua J. Bradley

PDF

Parenting Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder : Child Symptom Behaviors, Stigma, and Parental Stress among Minorities and Non-Minorities, Kayla Renee Breeden

PDF

Beliefs and Perceptions of Millennials Pertaining to Climate Change and Sustainability, Rae Cade

PDF

Impacts of Forest Fire on Stream Sediment : A Chemical Analysis of the 16 Mile Fire in Delaware State Forest, Pennsylvania, USA, Bernadette Rosario Calderon

PDF

Paleoenvironment Reconstruction of the Eocene Southeastern Tethys Using Geochemistry of Sedimentary Rocks, Liliana Calderón Convers

PDF

Determining the Relative Activities of Wild-Type Mycobacterium tuberculosis Indole-3-Glycerol Phosphate Synthase and Mutants E57A and E219A With an Investigation Into the Relationship Between Wild-Type Mycobacterium tuberculosis IGPS Activity and pH, Thomas Emmanuel Candela

PDF

"A" is for Ambivalence : Hester Prynne's Conflicted Response to Motherhood in Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, Stephanie Morecraft Carlson

PDF

“Mutually Exclusive” : Exploring Gender and Sexuality in Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, Caitlin Moran Casey

PDF

Response to Phototaxic Stimulation in Relation to Sex and Reproductive State in the Urban Adapted Mosquito, Culex pipiens f. molestus, Karen M. Catalina

Link

The Evolution of Latin Jazz Music and Dance : Under the Skin, Teresa Perez Ceccon

PDF

From Social Exclusion to Social Inclusion : A Feminist Action Research Intervention for Low Income Latina Mothers, Diana Cedeño

PDF

Preparation and Crystal Structures of Racemic and Quasiracemic Imidazole or N-Methyl Imidazole Copper Complexes Containing Substituted N-Benzoylalanines, Emily Catherine Chong

PDF

The Impact of Social Support, School Connectedness, and Community Organization on Academic Achievement Among Black & Hispanic Adolescents in an Urban Low-Income School District, Stephanie M. Compasso

PDF

Clinical Supervisor Self-Perceived Addiction Competencies in Response to the Opioid Epidemic, Elizabeth A. Conte

PDF

Culturally Relevant Pedagogy : The Views of Latinx Students Inform Teacher Professional Development on Critical Consciousness, Florita Cotto

PDF

“Life Swarms with Innocent Monsters” : the Monstrosity of Gender Inversion in Bram stoker’s Dracula, Natalie Diane Cottrill

PDF

Bullying, Resilience, and Victimization : An Investigation Among Special Needs High School Students, Sandy Dawoud

PDF

Simulation Based Inference in Epidemic Models, Tejitha Dharmagadda

PDF

The Effect of Metabotropic Glutamate 5 Receptors Stimulation on Delayed Non-Match to Odor Performance in Long-Evans Male Rats, Stacy Jesus Duarte

Link

Beloved : An Immersive Theater Experience, Caitlin Dutton-Reaver

PDF

The Antiviral Effects of Embelin on HSV-1 in Cultured Vero Cells, Tony Elias

PDF

The Expression of Circadian Rhythms in the Non-Diapausing Mosquito Culex pipiens f. molestus, Natalie Rachel Epstein

Link

Lineage and Legacy : Horton Through the Ailey Lens, Then and Now, Lakey Evans-Peña

PDF

Outsiders in the Circle : Examining the Lived Experiences of Gay Afro-Caribbean Male Immigrants Living in the United States, Alfonso L. Ferguson

PDF

Control of Secondary Extinctions in Stochastic Food Webs, Dunia M. Fernandez

PDF

Identification and Quantification of Black Carbon Particulates in Urban River Sediments Involving a Multi-tiered Analytical Approach, Anastasia Figueroa

Link

The Spaces Between : Reimagining and Rebuilding Sokolow’s Slaughter of the Innocents, Samantha Géracht

PDF

Stellar Transfigurations of Disabled Bodies : Wangechi Mutu and Afrofuturism, Addys Lorenzo Gonzalez

PDF

A Comparison of Antioxidant Potential, Total Phenolic Content, and Cannabidiol (CBD) Content of Cannabis Infused Hemp, MCT, and Olive Oils, Alexa Gruschow

PDF

"Gazing on Vacancy" : Charlotte Bronte's Critical Portrayal of Church Life in Shirley, Emily Pataki Hamburger

Link

Sanctuary : Shaping Frames and Shifting Perspectives, Lindsey Anne Hanson

Link

A Choreographic Exploration of Bullying Through Contemporary Dance, Mark A. Harootian

PDF

Characterizing Functions of Two Regulatory Proteins in the Parasitic Nematode Brugia malayi and Their Potential as Drug Targets in Treating Lymphatic Filariasis, Brittany Amber Hart

PDF

Estimating Parasitoid Wasp Assemblages on Fragmented Land : Do Habitat and Trap Type Matter?, Matthew Charles Christopher Havers

PDF

Trace Element Accumulation and Distribution in Two Turtle Species, Malaclemys terrapin and Chelydra serpentine in New Jersey, USA, Molly Hillenbrand

PDF

Analysis of the Spatial Distribution, and Recruitment of Native and Non-Native Tunicate Species on Zostera marina in New Jersey, Sarah Hoffman

Link

Identity Stories : Cultural Imprints on the Body, Alexis Kamitses

PDF

A Preliminary Investigation of World Trade Center (WTC) Dust Effects on MRC-5 Lung Fibroblasts and the Cellular Inflammatory Response, Katelyn Anna Kerod

PDF

The Effect of (2R,6R)-hydroxynorketamine (HNK) on 𝛼-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid (AMPA) Expression and Novel Object Placement Performance in Long Evans Rats, Anosha Khawaja

PDF

A School-Based Group Intervention for Immigrant Adolescents : Addressing Acculturative Stress and Facilitating Ethnic Identity Development, School Connectedness, and Related Psychosocial Outcomes, Mark W. Kiang

PDF

Home Range Size and Habitat Use : Analysis on the State Endangered Bobcat (Lynx rufus) in Northwestern New Jersey, Rita Isabel Matos

PDF

Using Video to Reframe the Teacher Evaluation Process as a Professional Learning Experience : An Action Research Study, Andrew C. Matteo

PDF

Grassroots Professional Learning : The Homegrown and Human Dimensions of Teacher Learning, Heather A. Frank Matteo

PDF

The Effects of Handedness on Personal Preferences, Ryan McAllen

PDF

Servant Leaders as Facilitators of Couple’s Meaningfulness at Work and Home, Kristine Milorava

PDF

Contrasting Seasonal Presence of West Nile Virus in Mosquitos Between Coastal and Inland Communities of New Jersey, Domenica Mousa

Link

Womens’ Bodies, Womens’ Stories : A Multi-Media Reflection on Fertility and Childbearing, Rebekka Nodhturft

PDF

Stochastic Modeling of Zoonotic Disease, Sausan Odatalla

PDF

Assessing the Capabilities and Limitations of Privatizing State Environmental Remediation Programs, Robert B. Oleksy

PDF

A Study and Synthesis : Bronze Compounds, Patricia Rose Olsen

PDF

Socioeconomic Analyses of Renewable Energy Options for Sub-Saharan Africa : A Regional and National Approach, Sydney Oluoch

PDF

Cloning and Expression of the Green Fluorescent Protein (GvFP) from the Clinging Jellyfish (Gonionemus vertens) Using RNA-Seq, Vasilios A. Orologas

PDF

“There is Power in a Woman’s Wit and Will” : Womanly, Wit, Will, and Wiles in Gothic Works of Louisa May Alcott, Alexandra Ortea

PDF

Preparing Preservice Teachers To Be Critical Literacy Educators : Co-Constructing an Early Childhood Critical Literacy Junk Art Club, Angela F. Pack

PDF

Anti-Semitism in American Realist Literature: Edith Wharton’s Sim Rosedale - a Thorn in American Identity, Elizabeth Pantirer

PDF

Do Chemical Cues Influence Giant Waterbug Belostoma flumineum Say (Hemiptera: Belostomatidae) Turning Behavior?, Olivia Paradis

PDF

The Role of Presentation Type and Spatial Perspective on Wayfinding, Sejeong Park

PDF

A Network Thermodynamic Game-Theoretic Approach to Modeling Amyloid-beta Aggregation Along Competing Pathways, Joseph Pateras

PDF

Young Adult Future Outlook in the Context of Parent Advice, Parent-Young Adult Closeness, and Young Adult Ability Self-Concept, Jennifer A. Pax

PDF

Institutional Racism and the Transformative Practices of Black Women Educators in New York City Alternative Education, Gail M. Perry-Ryder

PDF

Impacts of the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station on the Zooplankton Community Structure of Barnegat Bay, New Jersey, Alyssa M. Petitdemange

Link

When Kumbhakar Swallowed a Dead Dog : A Diasporic Rendering of the Reamker, Emmanuele Phuon

PDF

Factors Affecting Clutch Size in a Population of Red-Backed Salamander (Plethodon cinereus) in Northwestern New Jersey, Veronica Lynn Puza

PDF

Studies Toward the Synthesis of a Novel Diamine Scaffold, Joseph Edward Quinlan III

PDF

Finding Their Way : The Journey from Foster Care to Emerging Adulthood, Venita Rawal

PDF

Exploring Ways that Women Veterans Describe Their Experience of Transition into the Civilian World of Work, Meghan Reppert

PDF

Environmental and Trophic Factors that Influence the Prevalence of Gonionemus vertens in the Northeastern United States, Matthew Rigby

PDF

Lateralization of Pitch Processing, Daniel Rynerson

PDF

Understanding Epistemic Cognition : Aspects that Emerge When Early Childhood Teachers Consider Materials and Plan Instruction for Literacy Learning, Kit Marie Saiz De La Mora

PDF

The Behavior of the Baltic Sea Ice Stream during the Deglaciation of the Baltic Ice Lake, Recorded in the Particle Size and Geochemistry within Bornholm Basin, IODP Site M0065, Mathew Lucas Sandefur

Link

Tap Dance : The Heartbeat of American Dance Culture, John Scacchetti

Link

Somatic Awareness and Meaning-Making in Choreography, Candice Schnurr

PDF

Politically Correct Language in George Carlin, Alan Schultz

PDF

A Comparative Study of Drug Affinities Determined by Thermofluor and Kinetic Analysis, Oruba Shatnawi

PDF

Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Movement and Mortality in the Flat Brook-Roy Catch and Release Section of New Jersey, Christopher J. Shea

PDF

Shared Leadership Approaches in Teams : How Understanding Leadership Impacts the Perceived Presence of Shared Leadership, Dana Noelle Sobel

Link

Ecokinetics : A Dance Film Inquiry, Jody Sperling

PDF

Tag-Team Back Again : Using Memory as Method to Understand the Intergenerational Transmission of Egalitarian Parenting in My Black Family, Rebecca M. Swann

PDF

A Community of Practice Approach to Teacher Learning, Jayne L. Tanis

PDF

Modeling the Evolution of a Coupled Barrier-Marsh-Lagoon System : Insights from the New Jersey Coastline, Christopher Tenebruso

PDF

Magic in the Classroom: The School Story and the Implications of Discipline in Harry Potter, Megan Thompson

PDF

The Social Capital in Teacher Leadership Activities, Kristen Trabona

PDF

Ride of the Waelcyrges : Combating Notions of Feminine Passivity and Monstrous Deviance in Anglo-Saxon Literature, Shaina Marie Strang-Wolf Tullo