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Office of Student Research Administration: Oral Defense

Oral Defense Information

The DocStudy/Dissertation oral conference should be scheduled to take place no sooner than the day following the Form & Style Review due date.

 

Conference Call Online Request Form FACULTY USE ONLY

Presentation Templates

Here are a few oral presentation templates to get you started in preparing for your oral presentation.  If a template is not listed for your program; this program currently does not provide generic models for the oral presentation. Please, reach out to your committee chair to determine the appropriate materials to prepare and the process that will be used in the call

Oral Defense Archives (Listen to Oral Defenses)

Student Name:  Christy Rogers-Lee
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Qualitative Examination of Noncustodial African American Fathers’ Involvement in Their Grade-School Children’s Schools
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=796ceaab-9f8f-4f8a-b03a-3bb564cebccd.rpm

 

Student Name:  Dona Walcott
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Cultural health beliefs and influenza vaccination among Caribbean–born students at a United States University Sciences Doctoral Programs
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=fc487dd0-8741-41cd-94ac-0fa8ce700573.rpm

 

Student Name: Jonathan Spencer
Program: Doctor of Public Health
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: HIV Prevention Among MSM: PrEP, Sexual Decision-Making, Risk-Taking and Condoms
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=6c2bd72f-d06f-4cb0-8a32-803b30cc5e17.rpm

 

Student Name:  Chika Okere
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Social Influence’s Impact on African Americans’ Willingness to Participate in Clinical Trials
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=f2123d1a-40fc-4073-80e1-5374e0114901.rpm
 

Student Name: Charity Addai-Duah
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Non-Profit Church Leaders’ Perceptions and Lived Experiences Surrounding Innovation Competency and Change Management: A Phenomenological Study
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a5dd9b24-f053-449d-ac1b-29dfc45c1f9d.rpm

 

Student Name: Ravi Taklalsingh
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Transfer Pricing Legislation: Effect on Multinational Enterprises in the United States
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=adf53664-ad3d-4b8f-986c-88838a1fed41.rpm

 

Student Name: Sandra Dillard
Program: PhD in Criminal Justice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Nature of Stressors on Female Law Enforcement Academy Recruits
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=c9ecdfeb-f024-4004-a3a3-697dabfa5433.rpm
 

Student Name: Darryl Hawthorne
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Refugee Stereotyping Among Law Enforcement Officers in the States of Michigan and Texas and its Potential Effects on Refugee Policy
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=f939f3be-ff8e-4aec-8569-3d3d9104ba84.rpm

 

Student Name:  Tomicka Williams
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Crisis Communication Systems: A Case Study of School Principals Practices
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=38cbf9d0-d0fb-401b-ab8e-dedddccbabcd.rpm

 

Student Name: Ana Lee
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: School Personnel Perspectives on Supporting Teachers of Students with Social-Emotional and Academic Needs
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a478e55e-a6f4-4958-bae3-48e0ba1daa8e.rpm
 

Student Name:  Hermione Joseph-Orelus
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: How Teachers Support English Language Learners Building Inquiry Skills in Online Biology Simulations
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=94c8ed29-5bd8-4058-9359-e16025e3e902.rpm
 

Student Name:  Cynthia Wilson
Program: Doctor of Social Work
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Social Workers' Assessment of the Cumulative Effects of Multiple Deployments on U.S. Soldiers: An Action Research Study

Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=2c3fb54e-6f1e-4c86-8f1a-8a6d4bfec773.rpm
 

Student Name: Tracie Jones
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Higher Education Faculty Training for the Online Environment
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=58032664-9c74-4a0f-b2d6-3bf591e3edb0.rpm
 

Student Name:  Yvonne Davilla
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: QSEN Competency Confidence Levels in Two Groups of New Registered Nurses
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=7e9dfce1-942a-455a-8e44-8a264b37f95c.rpm
 

Student Name: Silvia Dimma
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Knowledge Transfer Strategies and Retaining Business Critical Information
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=6537fc10-f1c5-48fd-9a7d-e303318be40f.rpm
 

Student Name: Seraphia Mgembe
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Small Business Sustainability Strategies in the Tanzanian Construction Materials Industry
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=b9349ee0-dafc-4570-833e-4e9095086aba.rpm
 

Student Name:  Diana Carlson
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Preventing Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections with Education Using the Catheter Bundle
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=3902c492-1dc7-4ceb-991c-fed142ac8c20.rpm
 

Student Name:  Chidinma Onygwu
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Patient’s Compliance with Diabetes Self-Management in the Primary Care Setting: A Systematic Review
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=84395a46-8a2e-4442-b63b-c12bb0dee7e5.rpm

 

Student Name: Katie Schill
Program: Doctor of Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Oral Health Literacy and Oral Hygiene Habits in a Kentucky Appalachian Community
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=086ccf2c-27ff-4b05-9ea2-928508f44d78.rpm
 

All information contained within these recordings is the intellectual property of the student. This information may not be replicated without proper citation. For proper citation instructions, please refer to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Edition), section 4.16, item 70.

Sample citation:
Guerguis, J. (2014). Mental health therapists' attitudes on the adoption of evidence-based practices and organizational culture [Dissertation oral defense; MP3 file]. College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN.
Please contact crq@mail.waldenu.edu if you have any problems