Doctoral Thesis Defences

Faculty of Graduate Studies




Doctoral Thesis Defences

PhD in Biotechnology Thesis Defence - Scott Behie

Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 9 a.m., CRN 207

Scott Behie, PhD student in Biotechnology will present his thesis defence  on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 9 a.m. in CRN 207. The title of his thesis is:  “Trading nitrogen of carbon: Nitrogen and carbon translocation in a plant/fungal (Metarhizium) symbiosis”. Examining Committee Members are: Dr. Wendy Ward, Chair;  Dr. Jonathan Newman, University of Guelph, External Examiner; Dr. Brian Roy, Internal Examiner;  Dr. Michael Bidochka, Supervisor;  Dr. Alan Castle,  Dr. Liette Vasseur  and Dr. Paul Zelisko, Committee Members. All are welcome to attend.

  

PhD in Applied Health Sciences Thesis Defence – Irene Podolak
Friday, Aug. 7, at 1 p.m., WC 203

 

Irene Podolak, PhD student in Applied Health Sciences will present her thesis defence  on Friday, Aug. 7, at 1 p.m. in WC 203. The title of her thesis is:  “How health organizations can apply scenario based planned and analytic technologies to make strategic consequential decisions in a time of uncertainty”. Examining Committee Members are: Dr. Michael Armstrong, Chair;  Dr Laurie Elit, Hamilton Health Sciences, Juravinski Cancer Centre, External Examiner;  Dr. Anteneh Ayanso, Internal Examiner;  Dr. Jarold Cosby, Supervisor;  Dr. Maureen Connolly, Dr. Harry Greenspun and Dr. Madelyn Law, Committee Members. All are welcome to attend.

PhD in Chemistry Thesis Defence – Emma Stares
Monday, Aug. 10, at 1 p.m., CRN 207

Emma Stares, PhD student in Chemistry will present her thesis defence  on Monday,  Aug. 10, at 1 p.m. in CRN 207. The title of her thesis is:  Novel Magnetic Materials Based on Macrocyclic Ligands: Towards High Relaxivity Contrast Agents and Mononuclear Single-Molecule Magnets”. Examining Committee Members are: Thad Harroun, Chair;  Dr. Mark Turnbull, Clark  University, External Examiner; Dr. Fereidoon Razavi, Internal Examiner;  Dr. Melanie Pilkington, Supervisor;  Dr. Theocharis Stamatatos  and Dr. Travis Dudding, Committee Members. All are welcome to come.

PhD in Biological Sciences Thesis Defence – Kiel Ormerod
Monday, Aug. 17, 12:30 p.m., CRN 207

Kiel Ormerod, PhD student in Biological Sciences, will present his thesis defence on Monday, Aug. 17, at 12:30 p.m. in CRN  207. The title of his thesis is “Cell-selective modulation of the neuromuscular system in Drosophila.” Examining Committee members are: Dr. Sid Segalowitz, Chair; Dr. Neil Magoski, Queens University,External Examiner; Dr. Joffre Mercier, Supervisor; Dr. Paul LeBlanc, Internal Examiner; Dr. Robert Carlone and Dr. Gaynor Spencer, Committee Members.  All are welcome to attend.

PhD in Biological Sciences Thesis Defence – Holly May
Tuesday, August 18, at 1 p.m., CRN 207

Holly May, PhD student in Biological Sciences, will present her thesis defence on Tuesday, August 18, at 1 p.m. in CRN  207. The title of her thesis is “Responses to Reflection in Two Invertebrate Species.” Examining Committee members are: Dr. David Ditor, Chair; Dr. Joel Levine, External Examiner; Dr. Joffre Mercier, Supervisor; Dr. Cheryl McCormick, Internal Examiner; Jeffrey Stuart and Dr. Stefan Brudzynski, Committee Members.  All are welcome to attend.

For further information you may contact Liz Keenan, X-4490 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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