【Gene regulatory principles of nervous system development】
Time:12:00-13:30 Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
Venue:2nd Conference Room
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University in the City of New York
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Host：Prof. Rong-Kung Tsai (蔡榮坤教授)
Speaker：Prof. Shih Feng Tsai (Division of Molecular and Genomic Medicine, National Health Research Institutes)
Topic：Principle and Practice of Precision Medicine
Date & Time：Thursday, Oct 18, 2018, 1:30 PM-3:20 PM
According to the Ph.D. program of the Institute of Medical Sciences, the Steering Committee (SC) should be formed within three months after enrollment. The SC is responsible for counsel of the course progression, discussion of research and thesis, and preparation of Ph.D. candidate examination of the students. The SC will be dismissed after the Thesis Advisory Committee is formed.
Application form before December 7 will be given to institute office,
If have any problem, you can write e-mail to me.
According to the rules from our institute, the PhD Qualifying Examination should be completed before the end of third academic year after enrollment, and students should complete the application process within one month at the beginning of every semester (before 10/15 in this semester) .
The process flowchart:
Choose your adviser professor and constitute the thesis advisory committee.
Submit a completed application form, and two non-thesis topics along with the main research project (all with abstracts).
The institute director and deputy directors will decide a topic for your non-thesis proposal, and also recommend one full-time tenured faculty from the Institute of Medical Sciences as your Qualifying Examination Committee member.
Your thesis advisory committee recommends two to four members for your Qualifying Examination Committee (at least one third of the members should be the external member of the Tzu Chi University).
Confirm the date for your Qualifying Examination.
Submit your non-thesis proposal two weeks before the Qualifying Examination (an electronic copy and 3 printed copies).
The Qualifying Examination.
Attached are the application forms.