Mandan was a finalist in the 2015 competition
Name: Mandan Kazzazi
Position: 2015 Finalist
PhD Topic: 'Dental metric standards for sex estimation in archaeological populations from Iran
3MT Talk Title: Tooth + Sex = Identity
Do you have any top tips for preparing for the competition?
As Einstein says: "You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother".
How has 3MT benefited you?
It gave me a better understanding of my own research.
What was the most challenging thing about 3MT?
To simplify complex ideas and terms
How have you used the skills gained in the competition?
I now have more self confidence to present in conferences that I attend.
Why would you recommend 3MT to other doctoral students?
It will help them to find the gaps in their research and therefore will prepare them for the viva.