Judging Panels

2019 Judges

3MT  Judges(Pictured Left to Right: Gretchen Caughman, Jack Evans, Jennie Montgomery, Donny Weber, Karyn Nixon)

FINALIST JUDGING PANEL

Gretchen Caughman, PhD
Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Provost, Augusta University

Jack Evans
Vice President, Communications & Marketing
Augusta University

Jennie Montgomery
News Anchor
WJBF News

Karyn Nixon
Director of Military Initiatives, Economic Development Specialist
Augusta University

Don Weber
Director of Workforce Support Activity
NSA Georgia 

SEMI-FINALIST JUDGING PANEL

Krishnan Dhandapani,PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Augusta University 

Folami Powell, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Augusta University 

Raghavan Raju, PhD
Professor
Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Augusta University 

Debra. VanTuyll, PhD
Professor
 
Department of Communications
Augusta University 

Maria Eugenia Sabbatini, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Department of Biological Sciences


2018 Judges

3MT Winners with Judges(Pictured Left to Right: Angela Pringle, Jennie Montgomery, Jack Evans, Gretchen Caughman, Virendra Mahesh, Simona Murph)

FINALIST JUDGING PANEL

Gretchen Caughman, PhD
Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Provost, Augusta University

Jack Evans
Vice President, Communications & Marketing
Augusta University

Angela Pringle, EdD
Superintendent of Schools For Richmond County

Virendra Mahesh, PhD
Regents Professor and Chairman 
( 1972 - 1999 )
Department of Endocrinology
MCG

Jennie Montgomery
News Anchor
WJBF News

Simona Murph, PhD
Principal Scientist
Savannah River National Laboratory

SEMI-FINALIST JUDGING PANEL

Ralph Gillies, MD
Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Associate Dean, Educational Discovery Institute

Nevin Lambert, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Steven Weiss, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of History, Anthropology and Philosophy

Deborah Richardson, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences
Director, Faculty Development


Regina Messer, PhD

Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director
Department of Oral Biology

Rick Pukis, MS
Associate Professor,
Department of Communication


 2017 JUDGES

3MT 2017 Winners (Pictured Left to Right: Brad Means, Deke Copenhaver,Karla Leeper,Tony Lawrence, Gretchen Caughman, [David Hess not pictured])

FINALIST JUDGING PANEL 

Deke Copenhaver
Principal, Copenhaver Consulting LLC
Former Mayer, City of Augusta

David Hess, MD
Dean, MCG
Executive Vice-President for Medical Affairs & Integration
Chairman, Professor & Presidential Distinguished Chair
Department of Neurology

Karla Leeper, PhD
Executive Vice President for Strategic Communication
Chief Marketing Officer, Augusta University

Shawn Vincent
Chief Operating Officer
Augusta University Medical Center

Gretchen Caughman, PhD
Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Provost, Augusta University

Tony Lawrence
Director, Capabilities Directorate
National Security Agency, Fort Gordon

Brad Means
Anchor, WJBF News Channel 6
Host, "The Means Report"

SEMI-FINALS JUDING PANEL

Nevin Lambert, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology


Meghan McGee Lawrence, PhD

Assistant Professor
Dept. Cell Biology and Anatomy


Regina Messer,PhD

Associate Professor, Graduate Program Director
Dept. of Oral Biology

Nicole Meyer, PhD
Professor
Dept. of English and Foreign Languages


Rick Pukis, PhD

Associate Professor Dept. of Communication



Scott Thorp, PhD

Professor and Chair
Dept. of Art