Therefore, when the Ph. An academic from the Unit, according to internal procedures, must confirm that the examiners are willing to serve prior to submission of the nomination of examiners and thesis submission form. The following are general requirements for McGill theses. It must show familiarity with previous work in the field and must demonstrate ability to plan and carry out research, organize results, and defend the approach and conclusions in a scholarly manner. The Department is responsible for sending a copy of the thesis to the internal examiner and the supervisor.
Once approval is obtained, the form is signed by the Department Chair and returned to the supervisor. Should an external examiner require a hardcopy, the examiner should contact GPS directly. The internal examiner must attend the final oral thesis defence. You may submit your thesis at any time during the year. The final copy, the original, should be submitted to the Thesis Office. Your name and program should be clearly marked on the spine of the thesis and a typed label prepared for the front cover.
Initial Thesis Submission Please review the guidelines for initial thesis submission, available on the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Initial e-Thesis Submission pageas well as the Departmental Internal Deadlines section below.
The student should not contact potential examiners. In cases where plagiarism in the thesis is charged, the thesis examination does not proceed and the case is investigated through a University disciplinary process. Students, supervisors, and any other collaborators must have examlners intellectual property agreements regarding thesis research.
Five copies, or six if there is a co-supervisor, should submisssion submitted to the Department GPC along with a copy of the completed Nomination of Examiners and Thesis Submission Form. These agreements must be consistent with the requirements of thesis examination and availability in the public domain. The following are general requirements for McGill theses. If you have a co-supervisor, you will need four copies. Theses may be returned for corrections examienrs to the Chair signing the Nomination of Examiners and Thesis Submission Form.
Examination Procedures When the thesis is sent for examination, the examiner s have a minimum of four 4 weeks to evaluate the thesis and return the thesis examination report s. The student, supervisor s and the Unit must agree on the names listed for internal and external examiners.
Once the thesis has been submitted, no one outside of GPS should attempt to communicate with the examiner s regarding the thesis, nor should the examiner s communicate with one another or with the student or examinrs supervisor s until the examination process is complete.
This should be submissiion on a case-by-case basis. Previously submitted theses can be found on the McGill Library website.
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The two remaining copies, of which one is the original, should be submitted to the Thesis Office. The student is not to see the reports until after the oral defence.
This form is then submitted along with the thesis. The student will be given copies of all reports at the conclusion of the defence. Sign in site maintenance.
An academic from edaminers Unit, according to internal procedures, must confirm that the examiners are willing to serve prior to submission of the nomination of examiners and thesis submission form.
If you are not using your official McGill e-mail address, please ensure that you redirect e-mail from that address to your preferred e-mail address. If you do have spaces in ans final e-thesis file name, you will not be able to delete the final e-thesis from the file server should you need to do so.
The internal examiner also ensures that the written thesis meets nomihation standards of McGill University. On the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Thesis page you will find: You must be registered in the appropriate degree program at the time of initial thesis submission.
You can view your final e-thesis on eScholarship McGill. It must show familiarity with previous work in the field and must demonstrate ability to plan and carry out research, organize results, and defend the approach and conclusions in a scholarly manner.
Guidelines, resources and deadlines are indicated below. For Doctoral theses submissions, the doctoral oral defense will take place between the fogm and final thesis submissions. In the event of a of a conflict, the student and thesis supervisor can make a request to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies to temporarily withhold the thesis from circulation up to one year. Once a thesis is submitted it exists in the public domain unless the candidate and the thesis supervisor request to temporarily withhold a thesis from circulation.
Sign in site maintenance. Doctoral Thesis External Examiner The Doctoral external examiner must be a scholar of established reputation and competence in the field of the thesis research.
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