Doctoral Dissertation Defense

Earning a Ph.D. is a whole bunch of work. For me, it has taken seven whole years! Fortunately I am finally approaching the finish line and next Monday, May 5 I will defend my doctoral dissertation. A defense is a rite of passage for academics whereby we present our research to a panel of experts (five in my case) and a public audience. Questions are asked and the committee determines whether or not I pass. The whole process takes about two hours, yet this has been a lifetime in the making. I will be defending in Chicago on campus at the University of Illinois at Chicago. If you’re around, feel free to stop by and provide support…or heckle. The flyer for the event is here: Piscitelli defense flyer_edited.

Advertisements
Categories: Results | Tags: , , , , | Leave a comment

Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: