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Small RNA Sequencing Analysis of Inner Ear from Conditional Knockout Mice with Hair Cell-Specific Dgcr8 or Dicer1 Deletion
(Creighton University, 2016-01-08)
Damage to mechanosensory hair cells (HCs) of the inner ear leads to permanent hearing loss. Small RNAs, namely endogenous small interfering RNAs (endo-siRNAs) and canonical microRNAs, are known to affect HC development and ...
Anti-tubercular Clofazimine Analogs with Improved Physicochemical Properties
(Creighton University, 2016-05-06)
The worldwide incidence of active tuberculosis (TB) infection was reported to be 9.6 million with the disease responsible for 1.5 million deaths in 2014 despite current treatment approaches that require the use of multiple ...
Senior Nursing Leaders: Understanding their emotional intelligence, leadership practices, and how both may be associated with engagement of their direct reports
(Creighton University, 2016-03-09)
Leadership by its nature is a social interaction and is present in every interaction between people. Leader behaviors and actions are observed and judged by followers during every interaction. For senior nursing leaders ...
Resilient Leadership: A case study about a gay man's journey of coming out and running for public office.
(Creighton University, 2016-01-28)
The purpose of this instrumental case study was to understand how the lived experiences of an openly gay male elected official living in the Midwest impacted his journey in running for public office. The aim of this study ...
Air Force Leadership Innovation through the Utilization of Social Media: A Qualitative Study
(Creighton University, 2016-04-15)
The field of sociology describes a wealth of leadership practices derived from research conducted across complex fields of study. In one particular field these practices comprise a fundamental element of the successful ...
Fran & Marie: The Short Stories
(Creighton University, 2016-05-02)
Brand coherence at a major multi-campus public research university: An exploratory case study
(Creighton University, 2016-04-22)
With increased competition and other market forces affecting higher education, branding has emerged as a strategic imperative for colleges and universities. Branding in academia faces many inherent challenges, including ...
Barriers to the Adoption of Online Education at Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City
(Creighton University, 2016-04-11)
This case study investigated the perceived barriers to the adoption of online education at Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM). Qualitative analysis of interviews with 26 faculty and staff members ...
Socially Perceptive Assistant Principals: A Descriptive Study of Secondary School Administrators in Johnson County, Florida
(Creighton University, 2016-04-08)
A study of secondary assistant principals in Johnson County, Florida was conducted to assess their needs in the areas of emotional intelligence and determine if professional development was warranted. Over the last 35 ...
Understanding Effects of Operations Security (OPSEC) Awareness Levels of Military Spouses Through the Lenses of Training and Program Management: A Qualitative Study
(Creighton University, 2016-04-11)
Social networking has become an increasing popular means of 21st century communication. With increases in deployment tempo and access to social media, military families have been more apt to utilizing social media for ...