Dissertation Defense Notice: Dan Wanyama

Wed, November 10, 2021 11:00 AM at Virtual

Dan WanyamaDan Wanyama, will defend his doctoral dissertation on the following date and time: 

Title: Using The “Kite” Framework for Understanding Landscape Change and Improving East African Agricultural Systems Under Climate Change

Day and Date: Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Time: 11:00a.m.-2:00p.m. (EDT)

Location: Virtual

The defense will consist of two stages:

First stage by Webinar (30-60 minute uninterrupted presentation by the student summarizing the dissertation research):

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.

Second stage by Zoom (Advisor and Guidance Committee will ask questions):

Faculty are welcome to stay for this stage. Graduate students and other non-committee members (e.g., family and friends) CANNOT attend the second questioning stage.

Successful completion of the defense and approval of the dissertation will be determined by a majority vote of the dissertation committee:

  • Nathan J. Moore (Chair)
  • Kyla M. Dahlin
  • Bandana Kar (National Security Sciences Directorate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
  • Erin L. Bunting