The Graduate Research Forum, a part of the Student Research Week Student Research Week, features poster displays and oral presentations representing UCF graduate students from diverse disciplines. The Graduate Research Forum is an opportunity for graduate students to showcase their research and creative projects and to receive valuable feedback from faculty judges. Awards for presentations deemed exemplary are given.

2019 Winners

The 2019 UCF Graduate Research Forum was held on April 5, 2019.  Please see the list of award winners by discipline below:

Education
Mais Al-JabbawiEducation PhD – Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Nayoung KimEducation PhD – Counselor Education
Mary PerleoniEducation PhD – Counselor Education
Engineering, Computer Science, Modeling and Simulation
Manjyot Kaur ChugMaterials Science and Engineering PhD
Corbin FeitMaterials Science and Engineering PhD
Golareh JalilvandMaterials Science and Engineering PhD
Emmanuel OkogbueElectrical Engineering PhD
Zachary UntrachtNanotechnology MS
Fine Arts and Humanities
Carys O’NeillHistory MA – Public History
Health Sciences
Nicolas ClarkEducation PhD – Exercise Physiology PhD Trk
Kaley GarnerBiotechnology MS
Sai Preethi NakkinaBiomedical Sciences PhD
Kyle ReedyPhysical Therapy DPT
Lan Anh TruongPhysical Therapy DPT
Life Sciences
Nicholas CastanedaBiomedical Sciences PhD
Rebecca FillyawBiology MS
Clara LeungBiotechnology MS
Troia RothausBiotechnology MS
Ian WillConservation Biology PhD – Integrative Biology
Mathematics, Optics, and Physical Sciences
John BeetarPhysics PhD
Wesley NewsomeChemistry PhD
Chi Hong YuenPhysics PhD
Social Sciences, Business Administration, and Hospitality Management
Lucas AlwardCriminal Justice PhD
Lynell HodgeGender Studies Certificate
Maria KhanPsychology PhD – Clinical Psychology
Matthew SegalApplied Sociology MA
People’s Choice Poster Presentation
Chhaya ChouhanComputer Science PhD
Oral Communication Presentations
Lam AnBusiness Administration PhD – Marketing
Rainier BerkelyPhysics PhD
Caitlin BradyCriminal Justice PhD
Ryan ChallenerPhysics PhD – Planetary Sciences PhD
James FerraroPsychology PhD – Applied Experimental and Human Factors Psychology
James HeidingsBiotechnology MS
Christopher KelleyMechanical Engineering PhD
Angela MohrmanBiomedical Sciences PhD
Ali OzcanChemistry PhD
Ahmad QasemBiomedical Sciences PhD
David ShererBiology MS
Michael TadesseCivil Engineering PhD
Xiaoqing WanPsychology PhD

Questions? Please email researchweek@ucf.edu.

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