• Dissertation Proposals

  • Felicia George - Dissertation Proposal.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a proposal defense for Felicia George. 

    Title:  The Struggle is Real: Constructing Liberative Meaning Making that Enables Black Students to Navigate and Flourish at Predominantly White Institutions

    Date:  Thursday, Feb 24 from 4 – 6 pm Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • RDHensley_Dissertation Proposal.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a proposal defense for Rebecca David Hensley.  

    Title:   Striving Toward Racial Solidarity in a Culture of White Christianity: Multi-Race + Multi-Faith Organizing in Texas

    Date:  Monday, Jan. 24, 2022

    Time: 3:30 – 5:30 pm Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Lockhart Dissertation Proposal.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to the proposal defense for Aaron Lockhart.

    Title:  The Christological Motif of Identity and Authority in the Gospel of Mark

    Date:  Monday, Sept. 20, 2021

    Time 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Shubham_Dissertation Proposal.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a proposal defense for Shubham Sapkota. 

    Title:  Seeing the Unseen: Bridging Realities of Experience Through Dependent Origination

    Date:  Friday, Sept. 24, 2021

    Time:  1:00 – 3:00 pm Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Flynn Proposal.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to attend Casey Flynn’s proposal defense.

    Title: Reading as Exposure to Another: An Exploration of Vulnerable Reading as a Re(ve)lational Method in Emmanuel Levinas and Susan Howe

    Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2021

    Time:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Tarleton Proposal.pdf

    We are pleased to announce Madison Tarleton's proposal defense entitled New Tools: An Exploration & Examination of Anti-Judaic and Antisemitic Spanish Medieval Material Art Objects in Culture

    Date:  Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021

    Time:  12:00 noon MST

    Location: Zoom; contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link. 

  • Raymond Dissertation Proposal.pdf

    We are pleased to announce Camilla Raymond's proposal defense entitled Jewish Ethnic Migrations and Symbolic Boundaries in the Damascus Document

    Date:  Friday, Dec. 11

    Time:  10 am – 12 pm MT

    Location: Zoom; contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link. 

  • Reyes Proposal_.docx

    Rudy Reyes will be defending his dissertation proposal titled, Divergence: Toward a Latinx Neurodivergent Liberative Social Ethic.

    Date: November 10, 2020
    Time: 10:00 am  – 12:00 pm MDT

    Location: Zoom; contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • ARoberts Proposal.pdf

    Anthony Roberts will be defending his dissertation proposal titled, “No Respecter of Persons”: A Constructive Black Theology of Otherness

    Date: October 6
    Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm MDT

    Location: Zoom; contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • PFitzgerald - "Till Valhall!" proposal.docx

    Padraic Fitzgerald  will be defending his dissertation proposal titled "Til Valhall!": The Formation of Norse Pagan Identity, Religiosity, and Community at Heavy Metal Festivals. All are invited to join.

    Date: October 1
    Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm MDT

    Location: Zoom; contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Oral Defense of Dissertation

  • Creaven Abstract.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Shyamaa Creaven.

    Title:  A Sense of Trust: Somatic Spiritual Practices as a Path to Wholeness in Spiritually

    Date:  Friday, June 17 at 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Mountain Time

    Location:  Hybrid.  You are welcome to join in person or via zoom

    Room:  BEC 212 (2nd floor - above the Iliff Library)

    For online attendance, please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the Zoom link. 

  • Abstract_Kristian Diaz.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Kristian Diaz. 

    Title:  Transnational Religious Pluralism and Identity Formation: Oscar Romero and Salvadoran Diaspora After the Civil War

    Date:  May 26, 2022

    Time:  9:00 – 11:00 am Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Tom Ryan Abstract.pdf

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Tom Ryan.

    Title:  Repeating Repetition: Reconstructing a Lacanian Subjectivity through Kierkegaardian Repetition

    Date:  Monday, May 16, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Jared Vasquez.
    Title: IDENTITY AND RESISTANCE: QUEER PUERTO RICAN SUBJECTS, PENTECOSTALISM, AND THE SHADOW OF U.S. IMPERIALISM
    Date:  Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021
    Time:  9:00 - 11:00 am Mountain Time
    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.
  • Rode Molla Abstract.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Rode Molla.

    Title:  Reframing Hegemonic and Fragmented Identities through Subjective In-betweenness: A Postcolonial Political Theology of Care and Praxis in Ethiopia’s Era of Identity Politics

    Date:  Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021

    Time:  2:30 – 4:30 pm Mountain Time

    Location:  This defense is hybrid. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu to RSVP in-person attendance or for the zoom link.

  • Crist - ABSTRACT.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Teresa Crist.  

    Title:  Decolonizing Interfaith Interaction: Common Humanity and Colonial Legacies

    Date:  Tuesday, July 27, 2021

    Time: 10:00 am - noon Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Abstract - Neeley.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Sarah Neeley.  

    Title:  Criminalized Houseless Women, Jesus, and the Praxis of Kinship: An Outsider’s Liberative Ethic

    Date:  Wed. July 28, 2021

    Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@du.edu for the link.

  • Chabot Abstract.docx

    The JDP Community is invited to a dissertation defense for Rebecca Chabot.  

    Title:  Mia San Mia: Professional Club Soccer, Religion, and Social Ethics

    Date:  Thurs.  July 29, 2021

    Time: 9:00 – 11:00 am Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom. Please contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.

  • Smith Dissertation Abstract.docx

    JDP Community is cordially invited to the dissertation defense of Joshua Smith.

    Title:  Luke Was Not a Christian: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Jewish Authorship of Luke and Acts

    Date:  July 30, 2021

    Time:  8:00 am – 10:00 am  Mountain Time

    Location: Zoom - contact jointphd@iliff.edu for the link.  

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