Dissertation Abstract Journal - January 2018

Dissertation Abstract Journal - January 2018

Artresa Y. Eady-Mays, DM
Tina R. Walker, DM
Christal L. Claiborne, DBA
Lai Ping Atalanta Wan, PHD/NUR
Joseph Pollock, EDD/ET
Lucia Caron, DM/IST
Debra R. Jenkins, PHD/HEA
Lynda K. Majerowicz, DM
Mary A. Ditri, DHA
Lou Edwards, DHA

Dissertation Abstract(s): 

Resources Needed to Retain Undergraduate Adult Transfer Students: A Qualitative Descriptive Case Study

Author: 
Christal L. Claiborne
Program of study: 
D.B.A.
Abstract: 
Adult students, who are at least 24 years old, have work and family responsibilities, which affect their educational experience, which traditional students typically do not have.

Co-teacher Perceptions of Lesson Planning in the Online Scripted Math Curriculum Inclusion Classroom

Author: 
Joseph Pollock
Program of study: 
Ed.D./ET
Abstract: 
The purpose of this qualitative single case embedded exploratory case study was to investigate high school inclusion co-teachers’ perceptions of the shared planning process when developing lesson plan

Leaders' Emotional Intelligence and Subordinate Job Response: Application Within the Information Technology Industry

Author: 
Lucia Caron
Program of study: 
D.M./IST
Abstract: 
The purpose of this quantitative correlational study was to assess emotional intelligence levels among technology leaders and determine if a relationship exists between high emotional intelligence of

Women of Color's Experiences and Strategies in Constructing Nonexecutive Community College Leadership: A Case Study

Author: 
Debra R. Jenkins
Program of study: 
Ph.D./HEA
Abstract: 
Institutional disparities due to opportunity and equity gaps created an inability for nonexecutive leaders to generate leadership strategies at a comprehensive mid-sized community college in the Pac

Advancement Experiences of Female Firefighters: A Descriptive Phenomenological Study

Author: 
Lynda K. Majerowicz
Program of study: 
D.M.
Abstract: 
The purpose of this descriptive phenomenological research study was to explore and describe the lived experiences of career advancement of female fire chief officers in San Diego, California and throu

Nurse Satisfaction with Patient Flow Redesign: A Qualitative Descriptive Embedded Case Study

Author: 
Mary A. Ditri
Program of study: 
D.H.A.
Abstract: 
Efforts to understand what influences nurse satisfaction in health care organizations have improved since the 1980s; however, understanding nurses' expectations and opinions of satisfaction in a
January, 2018