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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.

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: Artishia Dasher
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: An African American Perspective of criminality and medication compliance in African American Males diagnosed with Schizophrenia
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=500b4004-1bfe-4f08-af7a-bfb05f8a9175.rpm

 

Student Name: Cindy Schmidt
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Physician-Patient Relationships and Their Effect on T2DM Patient Treatment Adherence
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=2b66a6a9-8b86-4465-874f-73d850b0af7d.rpm

 

Student Name: LaTangee Dickens
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Understanding Faith Leaders Experiences on Health Counseling Provided to their Congregation 
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=365950f5-361c-4e40-9d31-1066e874b2b6.rpm
 

Student Name: Kerryann Nelson
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Impact of Immigration on Obese Female Caribbean Immigrants in South Florida
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=73f441db-805f-4f6d-aee4-57b35036d87f.rpm
 

Student Name: George McCord Jr
Program: PhD in Criminal Justice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: A Quantitative Study of the Need for De-escalation Techniques in Civil Disturbances
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=d9e7cb90-5467-4fd9-9bd2-109040013d53.rpm

 

Student Name: Sharon Little
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Strategies for Improving Student Performance in an Online Computer Science Course
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=2cee5c00-21e1-4a98-8f8e-31e899065337.rpm
 

Student Name: Nadine Mills
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: ALEKS Constructs as Predictors of High School Mathematics Achievement for Struggling Students. 
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=9243bade-a217-4c66-adad-f9a3eda6e6e5.rpm
 

Student Name: Asia Lockett
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Online Marketing Strategies for Increasing Sales Revenues of Small Retail Businesses 
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=bfd02b75-3ac6-49c0-8780-d66c924212d1.rpm

 

Student Name: Pamela Jackson
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Strategies for Identifying And Transferring Displaced Manufacturing Workers’ Skills For Non-Manufacturing Sectors
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=60afdc03-637a-4827-99f6-0a52cb8b5f11.rpm
 

Student Name: Heather Roberson
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Female Leaders: Paths to Leadership in the Florida State Legislature
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=b58aaff2-07ae-4bd1-84d2-7bfdb3b2f447.rpm

 

Student Name: Calliope Sajnani
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Time Banks as Aging in Place Initiatives
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=e179fead-69e1-4e3c-932e-1110daed18c2.rpm

 

Student Name: Barbara Doyle
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Advancing Diversity in Non-Profit Boards
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=db70d207-f3c9-428e-9701-77046535ecfa.rpm

 

Student Name: Nsikak Akpakpan
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Analytic Extension to the Data Model for Management Analytics And Decision Support in the Big Data Environment
Link https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=2b30ef01-1ff6-436c-91cb-72684d312681.rpm

 

Student Name: Maggie Marsh-Nation
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Exploring Education Technology Use in Neurodiagnostic Clinical Skills Training
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=1f2d12d0-dc30-484d-b0d5-37afe7affd83.rpm

 

Student Name: Marc Boese
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Examining student perceptions of e-assessment tools for sign language interpretation
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=c0e8f6d4-433d-4af4-82fb-60867cbbe907.rpm

 

Student Name: Rashida Fisher
Program: PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: African American and Indigenous Peoples Choosing the Counseling Profession: A Grounded Theory Study
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=04d8a8f0-81f2-470b-bda0-b506024106b9.rpm
 

Student Name: Colleen Grote
Program: PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: The Predictability of Facebook Memorial Page Participation on Grief
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=584e5496-b811-4308-b35f-4dd2be529a51.rpm

 

Student Name: Karen Wright
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Teaching Heart Failure Patients Low-Sodium Diet: Gaps, Noncompliance, and Readmissions
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=e5a1ffe2-3465-496f-b8b0-d1c9c936cce4.rpm

 

Student Name: Sally Kangas
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Collaborative Treatment Plan Development
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=ddf5f610-10c3-4d83-88af-fa8e6b780ebe.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