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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: Stephanie Kolhei
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Supervisor Experiences Mentoring Therapists-in-Training on issues related to religion/spirituality among LGBT clients
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=54d99d92-7f49-4c6f-993d-63a90cb91127.rpm

 

Student Name: Victoria Fye
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Understanding the Connection Between Self-Injurious Behavior and Social Media:  A Naturalistic Observation
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=28c52823-df85-4fc6-8920-7f0f8e6e2a01.rpm

 

Student Name: Sophia Ajoku
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Predictive relationship between sociodemographics, medication, and treatment completion among persons experiencing homelessness treated for tuberculosis
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=5881bfcf-64ba-4083-82a8-3864dc94c8b6.rpm
 

Student Name: Wilgyms St-Hilaire
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Prostate Cancer Screening Rates for Haitian Men Based on Demographic Characteristics
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=413ee4de-d938-4e2d-87cb-0c0906a51993.rpm

 

Student Name: Anthony Effiong
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Decision Factors Around Cloud Computing Influencing Managers of Small- To Medium-Size Enterprises
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=d540a8c5-f59f-431f-80b5-777a08fa4a10.rpm

 

Student Name: Gertha Lusby
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Probation Officers and Parole Agents’ Perceptions of Institutional Obstacles to Reducing Recidivism in Illinois
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=31ca62ee-7181-49b0-aefc-bf3c74f11caa.rpm

 

Student Name: Dewaun Martin
Program: PhD in Criminal Justice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: An Examination of the Effectiveness of African American Faith-Based Juvenile Delinquency Programs in Southeast Region, United States
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=1d7aa7ab-e4a7-4785-ad72-9a4d8fe2a7f1.rpm

 

Student Name: Licole Robinson
Program: PhD in Criminal Justice
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Police Officers’ Perceptions of Spirituality for Managing Occupational Stress and Job Performance: Implications for Police Training
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a47ebdcf-984e-4e37-92aa-bdfb1e8ed1c7.rpm

 

Student Name: Collier Owens
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Teacher Perceptions of the Cultural Relevance of ELL Instruction
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=2b572132-b2be-4e21-83d4-f81df1203daf.rpm
 

Student Name: Joel Bluml
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: On-Campus Employment and Retention of First-Time, Full-Time College Students
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=053aa871-dc97-478b-afea-30256f28066d.rpm

 

Student Name: Aissatou Seydi
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Strategies to Improve Knowledge Management Initiatives in Oil and Gas Companies
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=c261403b-8364-43d9-b5e0-d11d801403f7.rpm

 

Student Name: Douglas Scott
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Financial Management Strategies Used to Market Investment Services of Retiring Military Personnel.
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a4c968b0-9e15-4e41-b5df-eacf2a7d4465.rpm
 

Student Name: Drema Hymon
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic:  Curbing Juvenile Delinquency: The Effects of Intervention and Prevention Programs on Youth Risk Behavior in Monroe County
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=cf239343-b61a-4cc8-93cf-259ac2c3f7a3.rpm

 

Student Name: James Mack
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Challenges, Opportunities & Readiness: Policy Implications of Intentional Contamination of the Retail Food Chain
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=32664b60-b1c5-44a4-b563-736d71e5d0c6.rpm

 

Student Name: Terri James
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Workplace Spirituality: A Multiple Case Study of Human Resource Practices Promoting Employee Engagement Workplace Spirituality: A Multiple Case Study of Human Resource Practices Promoting Employee Engagement
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=f2ce816b-4409-4be3-b963-e2d29a583ee9.rpm
 

Student Name:  Debra Howard
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Practices and Enterprise Longevity
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a4f389c5-2888-4ed1-949d-222a0f261012.rpm

 

Student Name: Vicki Darden
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Educator Perspectives on Incorporating Digital Citizenship Skills in Interpreter Education
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=0da780dd-d301-47d1-ae45-7125a35a4d03.rpm

 

Student Name: Heidi Welch
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: High School Band Directors’ Experiences Using Social Media in the Classroom
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a598cf01-500b-40f0-9d25-41886ab825fd.rpm

 

Student Name: Robert Unegbu
Program: Doctor of Social Work
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Exploring the Role of Social Workers in Substance Abuse Treatment: An Action Research Study
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=44ee9af7-a19f-442a-9349-0da7a8ba9451.rpm

 

Student Name: Glenda Nanna
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Examining the Relationship between Novice Counselors’ Supervisory Attachments and Boundary Practices
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=d422c051-38cf-42fa-819a-4e53f3fef26e.rpm

 

Student Name: Alexis Whitfield
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Reducing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=d6cd68d8-bb46-4254-aeb6-c7065c60b248.rpm

 

Student Name: Lopa Patel
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Noise Pollution/Reduction: Education for Frontline Staff in the Acute Care Setting
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=0673acdb-4068-42e8-9cf2-47df5da87776.rpm

 

Student Name: Tracy Wright
Program: Doctor of Public Health
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Exploring Subnational Data to Increase Impact of Measles Vaccination Campaigns in Children Under Five
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=c0c5ae01-ee9c-42ec-816c-58e71d6e2571.rpm

 

Student Name: Karen Mancera-Cuevas
Program: Doctor of Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Assessing the Impact of Depression on Work Productivity Impairment In the Georgians Organized Against Lupus (GOAL) Study
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=021603a4-86c7-43bb-a975-c20d8bff9432.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 Psychology 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.