On Thursday 1 July 2014 the Graduate School held its annual Doctoral Research Conference. Over 300 doctoral researchers and academic staff attended the event and the afternoon featured presentations by finalists in the PhD Researcher of the Year Competition and the Three Minute Thesis Competition. Also on display were entries to the Research Poster Competition and the Research Image Competition shortlist.
Please find below a selection of photos of the day…
A packed Palmer Lecture Hall
Professor Dianne Berry’s opening remarks and welcome
PhD Researcher of the Year finalist Rosalind Fallaize (Faculty of Life Sciences)
PhD Researcher of the Year finalist and overall winner Birte Julia Gippert (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science)
Three Minute Thesis Competition finalist Omer Dawelbeit (Systems Engineering)
Three Minute Thesis Competition finalist Joanna Baker (Biological Sciences)
The Research Poster Competition display
Three Minute Thesis Competition winner Sarah Mitchell (Henley Business School)
Three Minute Thesis Competition People’s Choice winner Shamala Sundaray (Psychology)
PhD Researcher of the Year finalist Samuel Groth (Faculty of Science)
PhD Researcher of the Year finalist Dimitra Kavarnou (Henley Business School)
The conference competition winners. From L-R: Jacob Bishop (Research Poster); Tom Webb (Research Image); Professor Dianne Berry; VC, Sir David Bell; Birte Julia Gippert (PhD Researcher of the Year); Sarah Mitchell (Three Minute Thesis).