PhD defenses

The following list provides an overview of all upcoming PhD defenses at Ghent University. The specified links refer to our Dutch website.

 

  • Depression prevention: Examining the causal role of cognitive control in depression vulnerability

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Kristof Hoorelbeke
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Psychologie
    Promotor(s)
    Promotor: Prof. dr. Ernst Koster, Vakgroep Experimenteel-Klinische en Gezondheidspsychologie (PP05)
    Defense location and time
    Auditorium A, Henri Dunantlaan 1, 9000 Gent, 10:00
  • Diversity and characterization of plant-parasitic nematodes associated with yam (Dioscorea spp.) in West Africa and a novel approach for rapid resistance screening

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Adjiguita Yao Kolombia
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: biologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Wim Bert, WE11 - prof. dr. Nicole Viaene, WE11 en ILVO - prof. dr. Daniel Coyne, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Kenia
    Defense location and time
    Campus Ledeganck - lecture room 0.31 (behind auditorium 3), K. L. Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Gent, 14:30
  • The Afterlife of John Klimax in Byzantine Book Epigrams: Edition, Translation and Commentary of Two Poetic Cycles

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
    Promovendus/a
    Renaat Meesters
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de taal- en letterkunde
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. Kristoffel Demoen, Vakgroep Letterkunde - Prof. dr. Peter Van Nuffelen, Vakgroep Geschiedenis
    Defense location and time
    Het Pand, zaal rector Vermeylen, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 15:00
  • Biohydrogenation of docosahexaenoic acid in the rumen: identification of the intermediates and microbes involved.

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
    Promovendus/a
    Marlene Escobar Hernández
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de toegepaste biologische wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. ir. Veerle Fievez (BW13)-Dr. ir. Bruno Vlaeminck (BW13)
    Defense location and time
    E1.012, Coupure Links 653, 9000 Gent, 16:00
  • Comprehensive Numerical Schemes for Computational Electromagnetism

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Jaroslav Chovan
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: wiskunde
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Marian Slodicka, EA16
    Defense location and time
    Campus Boekentoren - gebouw 18.01 - Plateau-Rozier, Rozier 44, 9000 Gent, 16:15
  • The gut microbiota of bumblebees: a treasure chest of biodiversity and functionality

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Jessy Praet
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: biochemie en biotechnologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Peter Vandamme, WE10 - prof. dr. Guy Smagghe, BW03
    Defense location and time
    Aula, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent, 17:00
  • Diversity, phylogeny, characterisation and diagnostics of root-knot and lesion nematodes

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Toon Janssen
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: biologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Wim Bert, WE11 - prof. dr. Gerrit Karssen, WE11 en National Plant Protection Organization, Nederland
    Defense location and time
    Campus Ledeganck - auditorium 1, K. L. Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Gent, 17:00
  • Impact of critical illness and cardiopulmonary bypass on antibiotic disposition in children

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Pieter De Cock
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de gezondheidswetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Administratief verantwoordelijke promotor: prof. Peter De Paepe, Vakgroep Farmacologie - tweede promotor: prof. Oscar Della Pasqua, UCL School of Pharmacy - derde promotor: prof. Johan Vande Walle, Vakgroep Pediatrie en Genetica
    Defense location and time
    Zaal Refter, Het Pand, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 17:30
  • Micro-economics of Financial Markets

    Jun 29
    Faculty
    Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
    Promovendus/a
    Gert Elaut
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de economische wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Michael Frömmel, vakgroep Financiële Economie
    Defense location and time
    Het Pand, zaal rector Vermeylen, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 18:00
  • Crisis? Hoezo crisis?! Discoursen over de economische crisis in twee Nederlandse gemeenten.

    Jun 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Abraham van Dam
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Politieke Wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. Dr. Herwig Reynaert Prof. Dr. Stefaan Slembrouck
    Defense location and time
    Het Pand, zaal rector Blancquaert, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 15:00
  • Photoprotection in intertidal benthic diatoms

    Jun 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Lander Blommaert
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: biologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Koen Sabbe, WE11 - prof. dr. Wim Vyverman, WE11
    Defense location and time
    Campus Sterre - S8 - auditorium Valère Billiet, Krijgslaan 281, 9000 Gent, 16:00
  • Advanced numerical methods for inverse problems in evolutionary PDEs

    Jun 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Michal Galba
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de wetenschappen: wiskunde
    Promotor(s)
    prof. dr. Marian Slodicka, EA16
    Defense location and time
    Campus Boekentoren - gebouw 18.01 - Plateau-Rozier, Rozier 44, 9000 Gent, 16:15
  • Integrating gender into the Rio Conventions: An international legal perspective.

    Jun 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Law
    Promovendus/a
    Nicky Broeckhoven
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Rechten
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. An Cliquet, Vakgroep Europees, Publiek- en Internationaal Recht (RE22) - Prof. dr. Frank Maes, Vakgroep Europees, Publiek- en Internationaal Recht (RE22)
    Defense location and time
    Aula - Academieraadzaal, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent, 17:00
  • Assessment of therapy response and differentiation between tumor recurrence and therapy-related effects in high-grade glioma using PET and MRI

    Jun 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Promovendus/a
    Julie Bolcaen
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de gezondheidswetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Administratief verantwoordelijke promotor: prof. Ingeborg Goethals, Vakgroep Radiologie en Nucleaire Geneeskunde - tweede promotor: prof. Christian Vanhove, Vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen – derde promotor: prof. Karel Deblaere, Vakgroep Radiologie en Nucleaire Geneeskunde
    Defense location and time
    Het Pand, zaal rector Vermeylen, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, 18:00
  • The role of biomechanical loading in the development of canine osteochondrosis

    Jun 30
    Faculty
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
    Promovendus/a
    Walter Dingemanse
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Diergeneeskundige wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Dr. I. Gielen Faculteit Diergeneeskunde, UGent Prof. Dr. I. Jonkers Faculteit Bewegings- en Revalidatiewetenschappen, KULeuven Dr. M. Müller-Gerbl Department of Biomedicine, University of Basel (S) Prof. Dr. B. Van Ryssen Faculteit Diergeneeskunde, UGent
    Defense location and time
    Auditorium D, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, 18:00
  • Substituent Effects in Oxygenated Monocyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Ab Initio Based Group Additivity

    Jul 03
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Alper Ince
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: chemische technologie
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Marie-Françoise Reyniers, vakgroep Materialen, Textiel en Chemische Proceskunde - prof. Guy Marin, vakgroep Materialen, Textiel en Chemische Proceskunde
    Defense location and time
    auditorium 1, iGent, eerste verdieping, Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 15, 9052 Zwijnaarde, 14:00
  • Epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance in commensal E. coli. Focus on selection and spread of fluoroquinolone resistance in broilers

    Jul 03
    Faculty
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
    Promovendus/a
    Ilias Chantziaras
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de Diergeneeskundige wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. Jeroen Dewulf Department of Reproduction, Obstetrics and Herd Health , Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University Dr. Filip Boyen Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University Prof. dr. Annemieke Smet Laboratory of Experimental Medicine and Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine an Health Sciences, University of Antwerp
    Defense location and time
    Auditorium D, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, 17:00
  • Applicability of OLED Technology for Medical Displays

    Jul 03
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Frédérique Chesterman
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: fotonica
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Kristiaan Neyts, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen - ereprof. Patrick De Visschere, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen
    Defense location and time
    auditorium 1, iGent, eerste verdieping, Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 15, 9052 Zwijnaarde, 17:00
  • Exploring Semantic Relationships in the Web of Data

    Jul 03
    Faculty
    Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
    Promovendus/a
    Laurens De Vocht
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de ingenieurswetenschappen: computerwetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    prof. Erik Mannens, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen - dr. ir. Ruben Verborgh, vakgroep Elektronica en Informatiesystemen
    Defense location and time
    Jozef Plateauzaal, Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, 17:00
  • The Sources and Consequences of Collaboration in Private Equity Investments

    Jul 04
    Faculty
    Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
    Promovendus/a
    Anantha Krishna Divakaruni
    Academic Degree
    Doctor in de toegepaste economische wetenschappen
    Promotor(s)
    Prof. dr. Miguel Meuleman, Vakgroep Accountancy, Bedrijfsfinanciering en Fiscaliteit
    Defense location and time
    faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde - faculteitsraadzaal, Tweekerkenstraat 2, 9000 Gent, 10:00