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Doctoral Dissertation Completion Grant

The Clemson University Doctoral Dissertation Completion Grants, a collaborative effort between the Offices of the Vice President for Research and the Dean of the Graduate School, are intended to decrease time to degree and to support higher quality outcomes among students nearing graduation where relatively modest resources will make a large difference.

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2018 Doctoral Dissertation Completion Grants Recipients

Applicants for funding requested about $300,000 of support to complete their dissertations and committed to graduate from Clemson University by August, 2018. More than $170,000 has been awarded to doctoral students producing high-quality scholarship as they near completion of graduation requirements.

Student NameDoctoral Degree Program
Saptarshi Chakraborty Chemical Engineering
Drea Fekety Human Factors Psychology
Jessica Fernandez Planning, Design and the Built Environment
Dan Frank Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design
Samuel Fuller Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design
Skye Gillispie Industrial-Organizational Psychology
Ida Mikisa Hadoto International Family and Community Studies
Leah Hartman Human Factors Psychology
Elizabeth Hassen Healthcare Genetics
Ryan Heil Educational Leadership
Koti Hubbard Literacy, Language, and Culture
Amelia Kinsella Human Factors Psychology
William Kramer Industrial-Organizational Psychology
Walter Lee Educational Leadership
William Lewis Planning, Design and the Built Environment
Pai Liu Planning, Design and the Built Environment
Marcos Javier Martinez Civil Engineering
Christopher Mayerl Biological Sciences
Peter Mkumbo Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
Candice Moore Curriculum and Instruction
Jaime Murphy Chemistry
Eda Ozyesilpinar Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design
Stephen Quigley Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design
Marjorie Ramey Curriculum and Instruction
Geoffrey Koome Riungu Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
Leslie Roberts Literacy, Language, and Culture
Aamena Saleh Learning Sciences
Christie Sampson Biological Sciences
Roshani Silwal Physics
Senad Sinanovic Economics
Ashleigh Kirstin Sockwell Chemistry
Senbagaraman Sudarsanam Mechanical Engineering
Deborah Wingler Planning, Design and the Built Environment
Joshua Wood Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design
Qi Zhou Plant and Environmental Sciences