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Three Minute Thesis Competition 2020: Applications are open!

The Graduate School and the Graduate Student Association are excited to host the University of Miami's Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition on February 5, 2020. The Graduate School will host an information session for prospective competitors on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 5:00-6:00 p.m., at the Ashe Administration Building, room 237. Register now for the info session



Changes to ETD Submission Deadlines for the Fall 2019 Semester

Review the updated defense, draft review, final PDF, and completion deadlines for the Fall 2019 semester.


The application for Fall 2019 graduation is now open!

Students who plan to complete their degree requirements in the fall semester are eligible to apply via CaneLink by October 11, 2019.


Graduate Student Visits D.C. for the Inaugural ACC 3MT® Competition and Research Forum

Read about McKnight Fellow Brandon Applewhite's experience at this research policy event. 


Missed the ETD Writing Resources Workshop?

Sign up if you are interested in getting online access to a recording of the Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) Writing Resources Workshop.


Important Reads

Miami Business School Diversity and Inclusion Conference

The Miami Business School is honored to host the inaugural Diversity & Inclusion Conference in Storer Auditorium on Thursday, September 26 from 8:00 am until 3:30 pm. As a student-driven initiative, this event is open to ALL 'Canes enrolled at MBS and UM, regardless of program or academic year. Register here.

MGH Career Development Program in Substance Use and Addiction Medicine Call for Applications

The K12 Career Development Program in Substance Use and Addiction Medicine, based at Massachusetts General Hospital and funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health, is recruiting postdoctoral clinician-scientists to start on or after July 1, 2020. Apply by November 15, 2019. Click here for more information. 

Apply for the Office of Science Graduate Student Research Program

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science is now accepting applications for the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program 2019 Solicitation 2. Applications are due 5:00 pm Eastern Time on November 14, 2019. The SCGSR program provides doctoral dissertation/thesis research opportunities for graduate students at DOE national laboratories. Details about the program, research areas, and online application can be found here.

Apply for the Lois Pope LIFE Fellowship Awards

The Lois Pope LIFE Fellowship Awards support pre-doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows pursuing research directed at the treatment and cure of paralysis and related spinal and neurological disorders such as stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, and Parkinson’s disease. Apply by September 30, 2019. For eligibility and application requirements, click here.

Attend the Women in Life Sciences Brunch on October 3

Join Life Sciences South Florida (LSSF) for the launch of the first Women in Life Sciences Brunch! Through the Women in Life Sciences Brunch, LSSF hopes to provide a space to cultivate relationships; share experiences and journeys about the meaning of intersecting identities as women in the life sciences world; and share insights about how degrees in the life sciences can manifest into exciting and meaningful career paths. Register here!


Important Dates


5:00 pm

3MT® Information Session for Potential Competitors


11:59 pm

Application deadline for 3MT® 2020