PhD Graduate Research Candidacy Examination MBB 806 (3)
Oral presentation and defense of a written PhD research proposal. Students will be examined on their knowledge relevant to the proposed research, capacity to complete the proposed thesis research (including any relevant preliminary results), and understanding of the broader field of study. All PhD students enrolled in the MBB PhD graduate program must take MBB 806. Prerequisite: Permission of the student's supervisory committee.