To participate contact Dr Ruth Delaforce by Friday 30 June 2017 at r.delaforce@uq.edu.au.

Further information about the three minute thesis competition, including the rules and judging criteria, can be found at http://www.threeminutethesis.org.

There will be prizes for the winner, runner up and people’s choice award.

Why participate?

  • Skills development for research candidates
  • Builds research culture in schools and institutes
  • Builds external relations for the university

This is a great opportunity to effectively explain your research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.

About UQ 3MT Competition

The Three Minutes Thesis competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students, and cultivates students’ academic, presentation, and research communication skills. The competition supports their capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.

Venue

Level 3, West Wing, Forgan Smith Building
The University of Queensland
Room: 
Sir Gerard Brennan Boardroom (W353)