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Thesis and Dissertation Defense Announcements

FAU coronavirus (COVID-19) update:

At this time, there are no changes to the published graduation deadlines . Thesis and Dissertations defenses planned for Spring 2020 term should continue as planned. Students should work closely with their committee to ensure any interruptions to their scheduled defenses are minimized . At this time, the Graduate College supports the following options for defenses:

  1. Preferred: Virtual defense via WebEx , Skype, Zoom, or other University approved platforms.
  2. In cases where a student has obtained University approval to remain on campus for employment or residence, and in-person defense that is closed to the public may be permitted. It is recommended that committee chairs contact graduatewriting@fau.edu for approval to hold an in-person defense.

The Graduate College is pleased to provide notice of the following scheduled dissertation defenses. Graduate faculty, students, and staff are welcome to attend dissertation defenses. Kindly contact the committee chair prior to the event if you plan on attending.

If reasonable accommodation(s) for a disability is required, contact the committee chair at least five days prior to the defense for effective accommodations.

Are you a faculty member or student looking to announce an upcoming dissertation defense? Contact GraduateMarketing@fau.edu.

UPCOMING THESIS & DISSERTATION DEFENSES

CHARLES E. SCHMIDT COLLEGE OF SCIENCE

Alexandra Epstein: "Annihilators and A + B Rings"
November 6, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.
Virtual meeting via Zoom: https://fau-edu.zoom.us/j/83226205123?pwd=bWkyWDloTE1tY0kyNk42NkNod2RBUT09
Meeting ID: 832 2620 5123
Password: TMzqZ9
Chair: Lee Klingler, Ph.D.
Committee Members: Spyros Magliveras, Ph.D., Warren McGovern, Ph.D., and Marcus Schmidmeier, Ph.D.

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 Last Modified 10/26/20