Eleanor Bath from the Department of Zoology (MPLS Division) has won the Oxford round of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition with her presentation about fruit fly copulation and aggression.
The Three Minute Thesis () is a competition with cash prizes that is designed to sharpen your ability to communicate your research work in an interview for employment. To participate in this new program, I need for you to read the following and respond by November 13!
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Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition developed by The University of Queensland. The exercise challenges PhD students to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes. 3MT develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to effectively explain their research in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.
Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) celebrates the exciting research conducted by PhD students. Developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), the exercise 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.Three minutes may not seem like much time to explain an 80,000 word PhD thesis that has taken years to research and develop, but that’s exactly what is required of PhD candidates competing in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition.