Dissertation Defense Notice: J. Namanya

Wed, February 24, 2021 1:00 PM - Wed, February 24, 2021 4:00 PM at Virtual

Judith NamanyaMs. Judith Namanya will defend her dissertation at the following date and time:

Dissertation title: Investigating Uganda’s High HIV Incidence Among Young Women in an Era of Widespread Gains in HIV Prevention and Treatment

Day and Date: Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: via Zoom webinar 

First stage by Webinar:
The defense will consist of two steps:  a 30–60-minute uninterrupted presentation by the student summarizing the dissertation research, and a subsequent two-stage questioning session.  Anyone, including faculty, students, and staff, is welcome to attend the presentation and to participate in the initial portion of the question session, which will be moderated by the Advisor.  Graduate students and other non-committee members (e.g., family and friends) CANNOT attend the second questioning stage.


Second stage by Zoom:

The Advisor and Guidance Committee will ask questions in the second stage of this session.  Faculty are welcome to stay for this stage. 

Faculty may contact Judith’s advisor, Dr. Leo Zulu zulu@msu.edu for access to the second stage.
Successful completion of the defense and approval of the dissertation will be determined by a majority vote of the dissertation committee.

Committee Members

Dr. Zulu Leo (Chair)

Dr. Sue Grady (Geography)

Dr. Robin Miller (Psychology)

Dr. Clifford Broman (Sociology)