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.

Monday, 23 October 2017 - 2:00pm - Room 604, Asian Centre, 1871 West Mall

Zeng Yang
Department: Asian Studies
A Biographical Study on Bukong (aka. Amoghavajra, 705-774): Networks, Institutions, and Identities

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Marie-France Berard
Department: Curriculum and Pedagogy
On the Experience of Encountering Art in Museum Spaces: An Inquiry with Gilles Deleuze's Concepts of Desire and Assemblage

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Magrieta Jeanette Leeuwner Janse van Vuuren
Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Interfacial Characteristics and Novel and Improved Microporous Layers for PEM Fuel Cells

Monday, 30 October 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Susan Peters
Department: Rehabilitation Sciences
Ready to move? The Effect of Stroke on Attention and Motor Planning of Voluntary Leg Movements

Monday, 30 October 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Jean-Sebastien Legare
Department: Computer Science
Enhancing User Privacy in Web Services

Monday, 30 October 2017 - 4:00pm - Room 203

Saad Allah Fathy Abo Moslim
Department: Civil Engineering
Evaluating Skyscraper Design and Construction Technologies on an International Basis

Wednesday, 1 November 2017 - 12:00pm - Room 200

Catalin Constantin Mitelut
Department: Neuroscience
Characterizing Single Neuron Activity Patterns and Dynamics Using Multi-Scale Spontaneous Neuronal Activity Recordings of Cat and Mouse Cortex

Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Seyed-Alborz Amir-khalili
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Towards Automated Dynamic Scene Analysis and Augmentation During Image-Guided Radiological and Surgical Interventions

Friday, 3 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Amin Khodabandeh Amiri
Department: Sauder School of Business
Essays on Current Challenges in Business-IT Alignment

Friday, 3 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 4223, Biological Sciences Building, 6270 University Blvd

Gigi Yik Chee Lau
Department: Zoology
Adaptive Variation of Mitochondrial Function in Response to Oxygen Variability in Intertidal Sculpins (Cottidae, Actinopterygii)

Friday, 3 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Geoffrey Kenneth Bil
Department: History
Indexing the Indigenous: Plants, Peoples, and Empire in the Long-Nineteenth Century

Friday, 3 November 2017 - 4:00pm - Room 203

Qin Li
Department: Botany
Ecological Niche Divergence and Evolution in Western North American Monkeyflowers

Monday, 6 November 2017 - 4:30pm - FSC 4001, Forest Sciences Centre, 2424 Main Mall

Gloria Kendi Borona
Department: Forestry
Investigating People-Forest Relationships Around Central Kenya's Nyandarwa Forest Reserve: Understanding Their Sustainability Through Indigenous Knowledge Systems

Friday, 10 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Chenglu Liu
Department: Materials Engineering
Microstructure Evolution During Homogenization and Its Effect on the High Temperature Deformation Behaviour in AA6082 Based Alloys

Friday, 10 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Vongai Ziviso Nyamandi
Department: Pharmaceutical Sciences
The Role of Rhoa/Rock Signaling in the Development of Diabetic Cardiomyopathy

Friday, 10 November 2017 - 2:00pm - Room 302, Hennings Building, 6224 Agricultural Road

Evan Cameron Thomas
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Calculations in Modified Gauge Theory: Testing Some Ideas From QCD in a Toy Model

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 3113, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute, 950 West 28th Avenue

Samantha Lea Wilson
Department: Medical Genetics
Genetic and Epigentic Profiling of Placental Insufficiency: Identifying Biomarkers of Preeclampsia and Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Kirstie Kellman-McFarlane
Department: Psychology
When Saving Seems Like the Right Choice: The Role of Utility and Space in Hoarding Disorder

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 2:00pm - Room 224, Biodiversity Research Centre, 2212 Main Mall

Jasmine Tomie Ono
Department: Zoology
Genetics of Adaptation in Experimental Populations of Yeast

Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Luke Jonathan Hilchie
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Recovery of Geochemical Processes in Komatiites Using Linear Algebraic Methods

Friday, 17 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Yannick Molgat-Seon
Department: Kinesiology
Sex-Differences in Respiratory Mechanics During Exercise in Healthy Aging

Friday, 17 November 2017 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Oralia Gomez-Ramirez
Department: Anthropology
"We Are Trans Women": On-Street Sex Work and Transgender Politics in Mexico City

Monday, 20 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 1306A, Ponderosa Commons North, 6445 University Boulevard

Mathew Andreas Dolf
Department: Human Kinetics
A Life Cycle Assessment of the Environmental Impacts of Small to Medium Sports Events

Monday, 20 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Jasmyne Vanessa Rockwell
Department: Social Work
Settling In or Just Settling? Exploring Older Adults' Narratives of Relocation to Assisted Living

Monday, 20 November 2017 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Stephen Frank Ernesto Mattucci
Department: Biomedical Engineering
A Biomechanical Investigation of a Dislocation Spinal Cord Injury in a Rat Model

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Renaud Daenzer
Department: Materials Engineering
The Modes of Gold Loss in the Calcium Thiosulfate Leaching System

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 203

Ruby Stocklin-Weinberg
Department: Mining Engineering
Learning from Artisanal Miners: A Model for Designing Training Programs With and For the Artisanal Mining Sector

Friday, 24 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 4223, Biological Sciences Building, 6270 University Blvd

Ryan Brady Shartau
Department: Zoology
Vertebrate Preferential Intracellular PH Regulation During Severe Acute Hypercarbia

Friday, 24 November 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Chun-Liang Hsu
Department: Rehabilitation Sciences
Mobility, Cognitive Function, and Exercise: Neuroimaging Studies in Older Adults

Monday, 27 November 2017 - 12:00pm - Room 311, Brimacombe Building, 2355 East Mall

Deborah Chen
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Red Blood Cell Hemolysis: Protein Biomarker Discovery For Product Quality Assessment

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Dimitri Ariel Skandalis
Department: Zoology
Form and Function in Hummingbird Flight

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 4:00pm - Room 200

Eve Preus
Department: English
Admission:Figuring the Early Modern Theatre

Friday, 1 December 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Eric Aidan Letham
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Determining Important Petrophysical Parameters of Fine-Grained Sedimentary Reservoir Rocks in the Laboratory at Reservoir Stress States

Monday, 4 December 2017 - 9:00am - Room 203

Sean Murphy Naman
Department: Zoology
The Influence of Physical Habitat Structure on Invertebrate Drift and Pacific Salmon Production in Forest Streams

Monday, 4 December 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Archa Rowan B. Cockett
Department: Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
A Framework for Geophysical Inversions with Application to Vadose Zone Parameter Estimation

Tuesday, 5 December 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Victoria Hollie Grant
Department: Forestry
Growing Political: How Forest-Related Violence Shapes Community-Based Forest Management Practices in Cambodia

Wednesday, 6 December 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Guohai Zhou
Department: Statistics
Multivariate One-Sided Tests for Multivariate Normal and Mixed Effects Regression Models With Missing Data,Semi-continuous Data and Censored Data

Wednesday, 6 December 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Jorge Izquierdo
Department: French, Hispanic and Italian Studies
La Experiencia Colectiva Del Universalismo Constructivo The Collective Experience of Universal Constructivism

Friday, 8 December 2017 - 9:00am - Room 200

Andrea Susanne Terpstra
Department: Chemistry
Chiral Nematic Mesoporous Organosilica Materials Templated with Cellulose Nanocrystals

Monday, 11 December 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 200

Seong-Hwan Jun
Department: Statistics
Scalable Sequential Monte Carlo Methods and Probabilistic Approach to Combinatorial Problems

Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Wanying Wang
Department: Curriculum and Pedagogy
Currere and Subjective Reconstruction

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 12:30pm - Room 203

Xinyu Liu
Department: Mathematics
Schwartz Analysis and Intertwining Distributions