Graduate School News

Music Keeps 'Artsy Scientist' Grounded

3minKendra Royston, a fifth-year PhD student and graduate research assistant in biology, has spent the past five years studying how nutrition can impact disease development, particularly with breast cancer. The research has been fascinating and, as a result, led her down a path she didn’t see coming. Read more ...

Congratulations to the 2017 3MT Winners

3minThe Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis Competition Oct. 5 at the Hill Student Center Alumni Theater. Congratulations to the winners of the Master's and Doctoral categories. 

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Congratulations to 2017 3MT Semifinalist

3minUAB Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis preliminary competition September 26 in the Shelby Building. See the students moving forward to the semifinal round on October 5th. 

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Upcoming Events

Session 1, Room A
Social and Behavioral Science

  1. Whitney Boling – Education, Dr. David Macrina
  2. Troy Post, III – Public Administration, Dr. Akhlaque Haque
  3. Darlene Romania Wright – Sociology, Dr. Kevin Fitzpatrick

Session 2, Room B
Mathematics and Computer Science

  1. Steve Donaldson – Computer & Information Science, Dr. Kevin Reilly
  2. Daisy Wong – Computer & Information Science, Dr. Warren Jones
  3. Yaohui Lu – Computer & Information Science, Dr. John Johnstone

Session 3, Room C
Life Sciences

  1. Douglas Moellering – Pathology, Dr. Victor Darley-Usmar
  2. Alok Mulky – Microbiology. Dr. John Kappes
  3. Jeff Zwerner – Biochemistry, Dr. William May

Session 4, Room D
Life Sciences

  1. Audray Harris – Microbiology, Dr. Ming Luo
  2. David P. Aiello – Microbiology, Dr. David Bedwell
  3. Karita D. Ambrose – Microbiology, Dr. Janet Yother

Session 5, Room A
Arts and Humanities

  1. Anne Stipo Nicol – English, Dr. Kyle Grimes
  2. Catherine Stevens – Art History, Dr. Heather McPherson
  3. Aysha D. Bey – English, Dr. Marilyn Kurata

Session 6, Room B
Physical Science and Engineering

  1. Krista Kilpadi – Biomedical Engineering, Dr. Susan Bellis
  2. William E. Garrett, Jr. – Environmental Health Engineering, Dr. Robert Pitt

Session 7, Room C
Life Sciences

  1. Monika Oli – Biochemistry, Dr. Stephen Hajduk
  2. Jeffrey Sfakianos – Microbiology, Dr. Eric Hunter
  3. Lynn Sherrer – Biochemistry, Dr. Stephen Hajduk

Session 8, Room D
Life Sciences

  1. Cristina G. de Guzman – Medical Genetics, Dr. Chris Klug
  2. Shirley B. Shelton – Pathology, Dr. Gail Johnson
  3. Scott Deken – Neurobiology, Dr. Michael Quick