Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic competition developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia, which challenges research higher degree students to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance in just three minutes in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. For more information about the background and history of the 3MT®, please visit the 3MT website.
USC 3 Minute Thesis Final
USC’s 3MT Final hosts the top eight HDR students from Heat 1 and Heat 2 (see details below). USC’s 3MT winner will have the opportunity to compete in the 2019 Asia-Pacific competition to be held at UQ on Friday, 4 October. Come along to support USC’s participating HDRs and contribute toward a vibrant research culture.
Monday 29 July 2019
Innovation Centre Auditorium
Morning tea provided. For catering purposes, please register online:
- Nicola Kent, School of Science and Engineering: Adaptive Diversification of the Eastern Water Dragon
- Chinh Dam, School of Science and Engineering / GeneCology Research Centre: Fish-Free Feed for the Future
- Hayley Whitfiled, School of Education: Perspectives of Life, Learning and Identity in a Rural Gang Community
- Angela Hinz, School of Social Sciences: From Social Media to the Yoga Mat
- Trang Trinh, School of Science and Engineering/ GeneCology Research Centre: Genetic and Genomic Approaches to Select for Improved Disease Resistance Against White Spot Syndrome Virus in White Leg Shrimp (Liptopenaeus Vannamei)
- Nhut Minh Tran, School of Science and Engineering/ GeneCology Research Centre: Identification and Characterization of Neuropeptides and Receptors Controlling Molting in Pancrustaceans
- Sarah Pye, School of Creative Industries: Saving Sun Bears
- Tuan Nguyen, School of Science and Engineering/ GeneCology Research Centre: Creating More Prawns for Your Next BBQ Through Computational Biology
Graduate Research Office (Marnie Greer), email@example.com, Tel: 5456 5595.