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“One of the best experiences I’ve had during my PhD”

Three Minute Thesis® finalists announced

Taylor & Francis is again sponsoring the Vitae Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition, for 2019.

3MT logos 2019Developed by the University of Queensland, Australia, 3MT is a UK-wide event that celebrates the dynamic and exciting work being done by doctoral researchers. The competition challenges them to present a compelling spoken presentation on their research topic and its significance in just three minutes.

Six finalists, selected from more than 1,200 participants, will take part in the live final in front of a 400-strong audience.

Congratulations to the 2019 finalists

Vitae has announced the six PhD students who will be presenting their research at the 3MT final in September. Many congratulations to all of them!

  • Oluwashina Akinsanmi, School of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Ulster University
  • Rob Edinburgh, Department of Health, University of Bath
  • Shruti Mandhani, Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI), Sheffield Hallam University
  • Preethi Misha, Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
  • Chidinma Raymond, School of Life Sciences, University of Nottingham
  • William Trickey, Department of Physics, University of York

Some inspiration from previous 3MT winners

Presenting your research effectively and with confidence – Advice from previous winners of the 3MT competition

Boosting the public perception of science and enabling evidence-based change – Owen Gwydion James, 3MT winner 2018, explains why you should enter the 3MT competition and how to do it well.

Public engagement and initiating change in a tangible, real way – Jamie Khoo, 2018 People’s Choice winner, shares her tips and insights

Communicating research and change-making – Advice from Thomas Fudge, 3MT winner 2017

Hooking your audience: tips for presenting your research – Advice from Euan Doidge, People’s Choice winner 2017

3 minutes to pitch your research – Why, how and what came next for 2016 3MT winner Nazira Albargothy

Three Minute Thesis: a winner’s story – An interview with Maddie Long, People’s Choice winner 2016

Presenting your research: approaches, benefits and career development – An interview with Zaid Janjua, 2015 3MT winner