Requirements, including the dissertation, must be completed by the end of eight (8) calendar years beginning with the date the student first registers as a student for the Ph D in Curriculum and Instruction.
Ph D CANDIDATE: Margarita Alexandrovna Tararina DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM: Pharmacology TITLE OF DISSERTATION: “Structural and Mechanistic Analyses of a Nicotine-Degrading Enzyme from Pseudomonas Putida: Towards Design of Tools and Biotherapeutics”.
Are you a Ph D student working on your dissertation proposal in the social sciences?
Please join us for the Spring 2019 Dissertation Proposal Workshop!
DATE, TIME, AND PLACE: Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at pm 72 E.
Concord Street, R-110, Boston, MA 02118 Ph D CANDIDATE: Delia Lopez DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM: Molecular and Translational Medicine, Program in Cell Molecular TITLE OF DISSERTATION: “The Role of Jade-1 in DNA Repair in Kidney Cancer” DATE, TIME, AND PLACE: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at pm 72 E.When students have completed their Research Prospectus, they invite their Dissertation Committee members for a presentation of the Research Prospectus.At this time, the committee approves the research topic and the student continues with preparation of the first three chapters of the Dissertation (Research Proposal).The course is intended to develop the ability to make philosophical arguments and to write structured philosophical essays.It will serve to prepare students for research and writing their dissertation.Earning a Ph D is a process involving several steps beyond completion of the required coursework and the written comprehensive examination taken during a two-day period.Upon passing the comprehensive examination (written with an oral follow-up) and verification that all coursework and other requirements have been satisfied, admission to candidacy status allows the candidate to formally begin the dissertation.These are the first steps in the dissertation process and must be completed prior to proceeding with the dissertation.The Research Prospectus is prepared during Dissertation Seminar (EDU 798).During this workshop, you will focus in on a dissertation topic, write and workshop a draft of your dissertation prospectus, and identify potential funding sources.These short memos are designed to keep you focused, move you forward and give you something tangible to take into conversations with your advisor as you develop your project.