Doctoral defence - Cenyu Shen

Doctoral student Cenyu Shen defends her doctoral thesis in Information Systems Science: "A study of three alternative open access publishing models".

Opponent and university: Professor Carol Tenopir - University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Chair: Associate Professor Mikael Laakso, Hanken School of Economics

The complete doctoral thesis can be found here.

More information about the doctoral thesis can be found here

The doctoral defence will be held by video conference

Access the video conference via Teams here. The video conference opens 9 June at 4 pm. 

An online doctoral defence principally follows the same guidelines as a traditional physical doctoral defence. During the video conference a few special guidelines apply to the audience:

  • access to the video conference opens fifteen minutes before the defence starts
  • it is preferred that the audience joins the meeting fifteen minutes before the start of the defence
  • during the defence, the audience’s microphones are muted, cameras are turned off, recording is not allowed, and the chat function is not to be used until permitted by the Custos.
  • members of the audience who wish to make comments concerning the thesis can to ask the Custos for the floor in the chat function that opens after the opponent finishes.