Upcoming Exams

Final Doctoral Examinations are normally held in the Examination Rooms on the main floor of the Graduate Student Centre, at 6371 Crescent Road. Parking is available in the Rose Garden Parkade (underground), or outside the University Centre (previously the Faculty Club).

Examinations normally take 2 - 3 hours to complete. Exam room doors are locked once exams are in progress - Late entry is not permitted.

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 - 9:00am - Room 200

Takuro Ishikawa
Department: Experimental Medicine
Misconceptions About the Safety Benefit of Booster Seats: The Ejection Stereotype Hypothesis

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Hillary Lianna Sommers McBride
Department: Educational and Counselling Psychology, and Special Education
Menopause as Metamorphosis: The Meaning and Experience for Women of Doing Well During the Menopausal Transition

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 - 4:00pm - Room 203

Adela Gherga
Department: Mathematics
Computing Elliptic Curves Over Q Via Thue-Mahler Equations and Related Problems

Thursday, 17 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Dai Trang Thi Elizabeth Dao
Department: Rehabilitation Sciences
Understanding Cognitive and Physical Outcomes in Cerebral Small Vessel Disease

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 9:00am - Room 200

Shuan Dong
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources via Virtual Synchronous Generator

Tuesday, 22 October 2019 - 9:00am - Room 200

Amanda Bolderston
Department: Educational Studies
An Autoethnographic Lens on the Identity Work of Gay and Lesbian Radiation Therapists in Practice

Tuesday, 22 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

James Andrew Crippen
Department: Linguistics
The Syntax in Tlingit Verbs

Tuesday, 22 October 2019 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Bei Jiang
Department: Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Program
Hopes for the Chinese Ecocities

Tuesday, 22 October 2019 - 4:00pm - Room 203

Jennifer Ann Gibson
Department: Nursing
End-of-Life Planning and Care for Patients With Heart Failure and Their Family Members: Why Nurses and Other Health Care Professionals’ Knowledge, Words, and Feelings Matter

Thursday, 24 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Ehsanollah Oveisi Fordiie
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Logistics of Wood Chips Supply and Performance Analysis of an Industrial Updraft Gasifier

Friday, 25 October 2019 - 9:00am - 4018 Kaiser, 2366 Main Mall

Ibrahim Shaaban Sanad
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Reduction of Earth Observation System Response Time Using Relay Satellite Constellations

Friday, 25 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

John Francis Haggerty
Department: Language and Literacy Education
Multilingual Undergraduate Writers' Discourse Socialization in a Sheltered Academic English Program

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Baseer Abdul
Department: Materials Engineering
Iron and Sulfur Control During Pressure Leaching of Sulfide Concentrates in the Presence of Chloride Ions at 150C

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Emely Rose McKinley Thompson
Department: Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Hormonal Regulation of the IKs Current by PKA Phosphorylation

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 - 5:00pm - Case Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues, 6476 NW Marine Drive

Juliane Okot Bitek
Department: Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Program
Songs of Soldiers: Decolonizing Political Memory Through Poetry and Song

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 - 8:30am - 146, ICICS Building, 2366 Main Mall

Zeinab Zolaktaf Zadeh
Department: Computer Science
Facilitating User Interaction with Data

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 - 2:00pm - Room 200

Colin Edward Moore
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Electrocatalysis for Voltage Reversal Tolerant Anodes and CO2 Reduction to Formate

Monday, 4 November 2019 - 9:00am - Room 200

Trish (Patricia L) Varao Sousa
Department: Psychology
Measurement of Mind Wandering in Natural and Unnatural Settings

Monday, 4 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Afrin Hossain
Department: Forestry
Shear Connections with Self-Tapping-Screws for Cross-Laminated-Timber Panels

Tuesday, 5 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Mohamed Rashad Sayed Abdelsalam
Department: Civil Engineering
Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the RHR Sandwich Panel Under Free Air Blast Loads

Tuesday, 5 November 2019 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Rosalynn Michelle Lemon
Department: Educational and Counselling Psychology, and Special Education
A Narrative Examination of Using School-Based Trauma-Informed Practices

Wednesday, 6 November 2019 - 9:00am - 418, MacLeod Building, 2356 Main Mall

Mrinmoy Jana
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Faster-than-Nyquist System Design for Next Generation Fixed Transmission Networks

Wednesday, 6 November 2019 - 9:00am - 204, Chemical and Biological Engineering, 2350 East Mall

James Stephen Campbell
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Decomposition of Carbonates in Capture of Carbon Dioxide from Ambient Air

Wednesday, 6 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Danielle Noella Edwards
Department: Resources, Environment and Sustainability
Addressing Questions on the Social and Economic Outcomes of an Individual Transferable Quota Fishery

Wednesday, 6 November 2019 - 2:00pm - 1410, Life Sciences Centre, 2350 Health Sciences Mall

Kathryn Leigh Post
Department: Neuroscience
Impact of Autism Spectrum Disorder Associated PTEN Point Mutations on Protein Function and Stability

Thursday, 7 November 2019 - 9:00am - Room 203

Oscar Javier Hernandez
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Nuclear Structure Corrections in Muonic Atoms With Statistical Uncertainty Quantification

Thursday, 7 November 2019 - 10:00am - Gourlay Lecture Theatre, Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, St. Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard St., V6

Steven Booth
Department: Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Investigating the Nature of Small Airways Disease and Emphysema in Mild & Moderate Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Friday, 8 November 2019 - 1:30pm - 5108, Earth Sciences Building, 2207 Main Mall

Benjamin Scheifele
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Observations of Turbulence and Mixing in the Southeastern Beaufort Sea

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Frank Nkansah-Boadu
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Removal of Soluble Selenium in the Presence of Nitrate from Coal Mining-Influenced Water

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Daria Boltokova
Department: Anthropology
Baahynajdyy: An Ethnography of Sakha Language Loss, Revival, and Change in a Northern Russian City

Thursday, 14 November 2019 - 9:00am - Room 200

Irwin (Yu Shing) Chan
Department: Philosophy
Unbreak My Heart: Blame and Forgiveness in Personal Relationships

Thursday, 14 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Walaa Magdy Ahmed
Department: Dentistry
Evaluation of Distortion of Monolithic Zirconia Crowns Under the Influence of Different Preparation Designs and Sintering Techniques

Thursday, 14 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Haoqi Wang
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Environmental, Economic and Policy Analysis of Energy Production From Biomass Residues in British Columbia

Friday, 15 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Berend Zwartsenberg
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Spin-Orbit Coupling in Iridates

Friday, 15 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Jason Tai Hong Kwan
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Characterization and Enhancement of the Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Water Electrolysis

Friday, 15 November 2019 - 2:00pm - 5108, Earth Sciences Building, 2207 Main Mall

Manuel Colombo
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
On the Biogeochemical Processes Controlling Trace Metal Distributions in the Canadian Arctic Ocean and Arctic Rivers

Wednesday, 20 November 2019 - 9:00am - Room 200

Andrea Marie Jones
Department: Population and Public Health
Investigating the Epidemiology and Work Disability Impacts of Anxiety and Depression Disorders After Musculoskeletal Injury Using Linked Health Data

Tuesday, 26 November 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Tahsin Arafat Reza
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Pattern Matching in Massive Metadata Graphs at Scale

Friday, 29 November 2019 - 4:00pm - Social Lounge, St John's College, 211 Lower Mall

Jessica Wynne Hallenbeck
Department: Geography
The Water We Call Home: Five Generations of Indigenous Women's Persistence Along the Salish Sea

Monday, 2 December 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Parisa Sarmadi
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Visco-Plastically Lubricated Multi-Layer Flows with Application to Transport in Pipelines

Friday, 6 December 2019 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Melissa Lynn Woodward
Department: Neuroscience
Exercise, Symptom Severity, and Neuroplasticity in Schizophrenia

Thursday, 12 December 2019 - 2:00pm - 1312, Life Sciences Institute, 2350 Health Sciences Mall

Cynthia Min
Department: MD/PhD Program
First-Year Medical Students' Perceptions of Objective Structured Clinical Examinations' Contributions to Learning

Friday, 13 December 2019 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Marilyse Turgeon-Solis
Department: French, Hispanic and Italian Studies
Construction et Transformation de L'Imaginaire Social de la Religieuse au XVIIIe Siècle