PhD Programs

Program Goals

Students in the Ph.D. Program will acquire:

  • grounding in the primary and secondary disciplines;
  • the ability to integrate the principles and theories of the disciplines;
  • the ability to effectively communicate findings and approaches to solving research problems;
  • research skills, such as approaches, methods, ethical principles, and tools to pursue a research line of inquiry;
  • the ability to form effective interdisciplinary teams to solve novel research questions.

Participating disciplines