Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

22Jan2018

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is a global competition, founded by the University of Queensland in 2008, that cultivates graduate students' academic, presentation and research communication skills. Graduate students have 3 minutes to present a compelling presentation of the impact of their thesis to a non-specialist audience, using one static slide. 3MT competitions are now held in over 350 universities in 59 countries around the world. More information.

Classified as: communication, Research, presentation
26Jan201808:30
to
15:00

Part I - Exploring Authorship and Research Ownership

Participants will learn about broader integrity contexts, and then delve into real cases of plagiarism, authorship, and data falsification in academic research.

Part II - How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love Responsible Conduct of Research by Susan Zimmerman, Executive Director of the Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research. 

30Jan201816:00
to
18:00

In this session students will be introduced to the 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition, provided with instructions for constructing their presentation, and allow them a chance to practice and receive feedback.

By the end of this session, students will be able to:

31Jan201814:30
to
16:30

In this session students will be introduced to the 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition, provided with instructions for constructing their presentation, and allow them a chance to practice and receive feedback.

By the end of this session, students will be able to:

1Feb201810:00
to
12:00

In this session students will be introduced to the 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition, provided with instructions for constructing their presentation, and allow them a chance to practice and receive feedback.

By the end of this session, students will be able to:

13Feb201816:00
to
18:00

In this session students competing in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation. Each student will receive feedback from McGill communication experts, as well as fellow participants. This feedback is intended to help students polish their presentation before the first round of heats. 

14Feb201814:30
to
16:30

In this session students competing in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation. Each student will receive feedback from McGill communication experts, as well as fellow participants. This feedback is intended to help students polish their presentation before the first round of heats. 

15Feb201810:00
to
12:00

In this session students competing in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation. Each student will receive feedback from McGill communication experts, as well as fellow participants. This feedback is intended to help students polish their presentation before the first round of heats. 

15Feb201816:00
to
18:00

In this session students competing in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation. Each student will receive feedback from McGill communication experts, as well as fellow participants. This feedback is intended to help students polish their presentation before the first round of heats. 

26Feb201814:30
to
16:30

This event is only for students registered in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition 

Participants will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation to the judges. A select number of students will be invited to continue on the the final competition. 

27Feb201816:00
to
18:00

This event is only for students registered in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition 

Participants will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation to the judges. A select number of students will be invited to continue on the the final competition. 

28Feb201814:30
to
16:30

This event is only for students registered in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition 

Participants will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation to the judges. A select number of students will be invited to continue on the the final competition. 

1Mar201810:00
to
12:00

This event is only for students registered in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition 

Participants will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation to the judges. A select number of students will be invited to continue on the the final competition. 

1Mar201816:00
to
18:00

This event is only for students registered in McGill's 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition 

Participants will present their fully-prepared 3-minute presentation to the judges. A select number of students will be invited to continue on the the final competition. 

9Mar201808:30
to
18:30

This one day event provides students in the STEM and medical fields with information and strategies for finding work in academia, industry, government, and non-profit organizations after graduation. 

*This conference is a networking opportunity. We suggest you bring business cards or other networking materials.

More information will be posted in mid-January. 

Pages