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Aleksandra Bezmenova

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

December 16, 2021, 17:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-B2-3007

Candidate: Aleksandra Bezmenova
PhD Program: Life Sciences
Thesis Title: Evolutionary processes in hypervariable fungus Schizophyllum commune

Professor Georgii Bazykin, Skoltech
Professor Alexey Kondrashov, University of Michigan

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Mikhail Gelfand, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Assistant Professor Dmitry Ivankov, Skoltech: report
Professor Aneil Agrawal, University of Toronto, Canada: report
Professor James Anderson, University of Toronto, Canada: report
Professor Timothy James, University of Michigan, USA: report

Thesis Changes Log

PhD Defense Outcome:

The thesis is accepted “as is.” The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.