Honors Theses

If the title of an honor's thesis project is related to an area of research you're interested in, explore the related faculty page to see if the faculty member could be a good fit for your project.

Honors Theses

Department Title Thesis Advisorsort descending
Evolutionary Anthropology The ingroup-outgroup bias of scratch and yawn contagion in humans Hare, Brian
Evolutionary Anthropology The evolution of transitive inference: Chimpanzees performance with social and non-social stimuli Hare, Brian
Neurosciences Neural correlates of obsessive-compulsive disorder Hariri, Ahmad
Neurosciences FRAS1-related extracellular matrix 3 (FREM3) single-nucleotide polymorphism (rs7676614) genotype effects on amygdala reactivity and depressive symptoms Hariri, Ahmad
Psychology Examining paralimbic connectivity and psychopathic traits Hariri, Ahmad
Computer Science Modeling bias in Dnase-seq data for improved chromatin occupancy prediction Hartemink, Alexander
Biology On the transformation of Malassezia sympodialis Heitman, Joseph
Political Science Why are there so few women in politics? How the media and political ambition influences women's desire to run for public office in North Carolina Hillygus, Dione
Biomedical Engineering Understanding the role of focal adhesion proteins in mechanotransduction Hoffman, Brenton
Political Science Why not healthcare? Health politics and presidential leadership Hough, Jerry
Psychology Children's Self-Regulation Across the Transition from Elementary to Middle School Hoyle, Rick
Psychology Redefining high trait self-control: An ability to self-regulate or a capacity to strategically avoid? Hoyle, Rick
Neurosciences Neuroscientific data alters public perceptions of mental illness Huettel, Scott
Neurosciences Effects of common consequences on attentional drift diffusion model of simple choice behavior: An eye tracking study Huettel, Scott
History Complexities, contingencies and convergence: The story of smallpox eradication in India, 1947-1977 Humphreys, Margaret
Biomedical Engineering Structured illumination for robust, high-resolution imaging with wide field-of-views Izatt, Joseph
Religion Christian responses to mindfulness- based therapies Jaffe, Richard
Biology Overexpression of the human NR2B subunit in the zebra finch LMAN song nucleus causes song structure modification Jarvis, Erich
Romance Studies Nursing in Haiti: Past, present and future Jenson, Deborah
Biology The evolutionary significance of color variation in North American black widow spiders Johnsen, Sonke
Public Policy U.S. China trade disputes in the post-recession political landscape Johnson, Tana
Earth and Ocean Sciences Seasonal and ecological effects of temperature and nutrients on chlorophyll as an indicator of planktonic biomass in the North Pacific Johnson, Zackary
Biology The effect of physical activity on tumor progression in a genetically engineered murine model for lung cancer Jones, Lee
Biomedical Engineering Design and optimization of vaginal drug delivery for the presentation of HIV infection Katz, David
Biomedical Engineering Two-dimensional model of HIV drug delivery through a vaginal gel Katz, David

Pages