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Meet the 3MT judges

We are excited to introduce you to the judging panel for Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) 2018!

Heats (March 20, 2018)

  • Gordon Dowsley

    Gordon DowsleyGordon Dowsley worked for 21 years in the life insurance industry in Toronto where he played a role in the development of financial reinsurance. He then worked for over twenty years in international development in many countries, particularly those in transition from communist to free market systems. His employers included the World Bank, the European Union, the United Nations, the United States Agency for International Development and the Asian Development Bank

    Mr. Dowsley's degrees were earned at Queen’s University and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has been a guest lecturer at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. In Russia, he taught courses at Moscow State University and appeared on guest panels at Peoples' Friendship University.

    He has been involved in charitable and community projects at all levels here in Canada and in countries where he has worked around the world.

    He currently lives in Oshawa where he gives a potpourri of history course at seniors’ centres in Oshawa and Whitby, runs the Books for Northern Reserves project, is a member of Rotary and serves on the national Board of the Canadian Landmines Foundation.

  • Natascha Kozlowski

    NataschaNatascha Kozlowski is the Director of Research at Lakeridge Health. She has worked in clinical research for over 17 years, and has a background in epidemiology, public health and business administration. Prior to joining Lakeridge Health, she worked at the Applied Health Research Centre (AHRC) in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto as well as the Pulmonary Centre at Boston University School of Medicine. Natascha is also an adjunct faculty member at UOIT. She has experience in both academic and private clinical research settings, managing clinical trial units, building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders, and developing strategic business directions and promoting innovation.

  • Ivano Labricciosa