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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: Hiza Jackson-Price
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Perceptions of Help-Seeking Experiences Among Female Veteran Survivors of Military Sexual Assault 
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=169c20a8-189e-4747-a3a8-236c622d4d45.rpm

 

Student Name: Dione Washington
Program: PhD in Psychology
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Learning Models, Personality Traits, and Job Satisfaction in Forensic Psychology Practitioners
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=ea2a73c9-bda6-48c2-9c81-f45c1e5ab748.rpm

 

Student Name: Betty Ezell
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Maternal and Infant Birth Characteristics as Predictors of Occurrence of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID)
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=cac76523-bb1e-4d04-a24e-26abcdb16219.rpm
 

Student Name: Ida Amuah
Program: PhD in Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: The Effect of Income on Stroke Recovery In Urban Ghana
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=ef43c99f-9969-4628-a36a-92b780f47e14.rpm

 

Student Name: Kevin Utzig
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: An Examination of Financial Performance Within Corporate Socially Responsible Standard & Poor 500 Companies  
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=4fff81ac-8cfd-4152-99ff-06fbe5baab61.rpm
 

Student Name: Daniel Champagne
Program: PhD in Management
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Process Management Strategies of Successful Small Manufacturing Companies in Massachusetts
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=196b430d-8dc3-4a89-b242-5d97870d883f.rpm

 

Student Name: Latoya Mills
Program: PhD in Criminal Justice
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Female Sergeants, Lieutenants, and Captains obtaining leadership roles in Law Enforcement
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=bff224c8-6a2e-450d-bfe3-6f4bcebf6a43.rpm

 

Student Name: Vanessa Starr
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: An Exploration of Exposure to Evidence-Based Programming on Recidivism of Federal Offenders Under Supervision
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=f611be1e-03b2-4867-b002-abd6c164f284.rpm

 

Student Name: Vincent Chirimwami
Program: PhD in Public Policy Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Influence of Educational Equity Policies on High School Graduation Rates for Black Students
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=2a918bee-ef46-4e3b-809b-85f8a2a82cd8.rpm

 

Student Name: Frances Correa-Phelps
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Administrators’ Perceptions of Their Roles and Practices in the Implementation of Behavior Management
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=77f9f434-e6df-4942-8161-b30c59791eda.rpm

 

Student Name: Jannotta Faulkner
Program: PhD in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Google Docs as Supportive Technology in High School Career and Technical Education
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=c8bb7925-2589-4415-8908-3afab3f03c92.rpm

 

Student Name: Shelby Schiller
Program: Doctor of Social Work
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Exploring Social Worker Knowledge, Conceptualization, and Use of Cultural Humility in Hospice
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=a4331de5-b0cd-4c35-8697-eac0acfa3804.rpm

 
Student Name: Jacqueline Jacobs
Program: PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: The Relationship of Self-efficacy and Burnout on School Counselors
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=548c471b-e491-452d-8a53-842676e311fc.rpm

 

Student Name:  Christine Park
Program: PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: A Phenomenological Study of High School Noncompleters with Emotional and Psychological Challenges
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=906de4a4-8803-49e7-af88-0d22bc888fcb.rpm

 

Student Name: Kelly Speed Hobbs
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: The Relationship Between Computer-Assisted Instruction and Student Achievement in Elementary Schools  
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=eb4d4cf6-b362-4846-83ae-cd118b194eba.rpm

 

Student Name: Tammy Cress
Program: Doctorate in Education
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Influence of the Reflex Math Fact Fluency Program on Second Graders’ Math Achievement Scores
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=331237ec-dad7-4a81-b238-96d7a92453fd.rpm

 

Student Name: Ali Hamdar
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Implementing Cloud-Based Enterprise Resource Planning Solutions in Small and Medium Enterprises
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=f44ad564-e5df-4c8f-bd58-ff5ac9bdc83c.rpm

 

Student Name:  Laxley Stephenson      
Program: Doctor of Business Administration
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Implementing Motivational Strategies to Increase Funding in Nonprofit Organizations
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=775f03dd-ab17-4619-89f1-a5a43ffaaf63.rpm

 

Student Name:  Wesley Lynch
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Substance Abuse Screening
Link: https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=053535dc-6b29-4c7e-b161-e3e183caf168.rpm

 

Student Name: Sandra Dearholt
Program: Doctor of Nursing Practice
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Improving Nurse Well-Being through a Mindfulness-Based Education Strategy
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=de0a71ea-18f6-4c4f-8f51-f90dd142f903.rpm

 

Student Name:  Uche O'Martins
Program: Doctor of Public Health
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic:
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=310af953-660e-4d42-8206-2d8b653d4b4d.rpm

 

Student Name: Gabriel Dikong
Program: Doctor of Public Health
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: A Geographic Study of Lung and Bronchus Cancer Rates in Kentucky
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=ab9eabdd-62b4-421f-ba72-6e6d26a40aeb.rpm

 

Student Name: Kevin Roark
Program: Doctor of Information Technology
Type of Call: Proposal Oral
Presentation Topic: Strategies in Software Development Effort Estimation
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=93322595-bdf8-47ff-bc3f-b562a8c8b92e.rpm

 

Student Name:  John Wani
Program: Doctor of Information Technology
Type of Call: Dissertation Oral Defense
Presentation Topic: Project Managers’ Communication Strategies for Team Collaboration in Software Development
Link:  https://wp0.teleconferencingcenter.com/playback/archive?id=45cfc8ef-650d-4bcd-834f-61d78bd1858b.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.