Doctoral Dissertation Defense


According to Official University Policy (380.030), a dissertation is a formal and systematic discourse or treatise advancing an original point of view as a result of research. The dissertation defense announcement is an invitation to members of the University community to observe and participate in the defense, thus the defense must be held on a business day during the regular term. The defense must occur at the time, date and place of the announcement and all committee members must be in attendance.

University Graduate School Announcements: Upcoming PhD Defenses 2017

"Reading Spaces: Nation and Popular Learning in Nineteenth-Century Lima" by Gracia G. Solis

Start: On November 15, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Co-Major Professor: Dr. Bianca Premo & Dr. Victor Uribe

Location: Florida International University MMC, Deuxieme Maison building. Room: DM353

"The Bible Against American Slavery: Anglophone Transatlantic Evangelical Abolitionists’ use of Biblical Arguments, 1776-1865" by Ricardo Rodriguez

Start: On November 15, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. Major Professor: Dr. Jenna Gibbs

Location:Florida International University MMC, SIPA, Room: 335