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Time is precious and
so is our research.

1 slide. 3 minutes.
Big ideas.


The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®)
is a national competition celebrating the research undertaken by PhD candidates.

Competing for a chance to represent UniSA in the Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition, our PhD candidates communicate their research using 1 slide, and non-technical language in 3 minutes.

The 2020 UniSA 3MT Final will presented in partnership with The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre on Thursday 27 August, 6pm. Register now to join us for the online broadcast, to learn more about candidates’ big ideas and help select this year’s UniSA People’s Choice winner.



The Hawke Centre
3 Minute Thesis

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic research communication competition developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia.

Watch the 2019 UniSA 3MT® Finalist Presentations

2019 UniSA 1st Prize winner: Ellie Davies - Developing the Needs in Recovery Assessment
2019 UniSA 2nd Prize winner: Jessica Porter - Homeless in the bush
2019 UniSA 3rd Prize winner: Darren Taljaard - Make it clear please – digital reading and dyslexia
2019 UniSA People’s Choice winner: Bradley Herbert - Performing Everyday Repairs Using Video-Game Technology
2019 UniSA Finalist: Bridgette Minuzzo - Art in the Office
2019 UniSA Finalist: Vaibhav Gupta - The Success Lies in the Combinations!
2019 UniSA Finalist: Linh Truong - Ultra-short laser pulse for ultra-short tracking time
2019 UniSA Finalist: Emma Jaunay - DNA damage and the native fruits that may help