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Some very cool Ph.D. programs!

Here is something I got recently from Craig Selizer, that I think is definitely worth passing on (btw, he got it from elsewhere, but you will have to follow the link to find out where 🙂 ).


Please note, the programs are not listed in any order of preference. Prospective students are strongly encouraged to thoroughly research each program before applying. Please feel free to suggest additional programs.

1. George Mason University, Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, Virginia – Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution http://icar.gmu.edu

2. Nova Southeastern University, Florida – Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolutionhttp://shss.nova.edu/Academic_Programs/DoctoralPrograms/PhdDCAR.html

3. University of Denver, Colorado, Ph.D. in International Relations http://www.du.edu/gsis/degrees/phd.html

4. American University, Washington, DC – Ph.D. in International Relations with a Concentration in International Peace and Conflict Resolution

5. Georgetown University, Washington, DC – Ph.D. in Government (can do International Relations Focus)

6. Simon Fraser University, British Columbia (Canada)- Ph.D. in Criminology with Restorative Justice Focus

7. Syracuse University, New York – Ph.D. in Public Administration; Links with Program on Analysis and Resolution of Conflict http://www.maxwell.syr.edu/pa/programs/phd/

8. Arizona State University, Arizona – Ph.D. in Justice Studies

9. University of Bradford, England – Ph.D. in Peace Studies

10. University of New England, Australia – Ph.D. in Peace Studies

11. Notre Dame University, Indiana, US – offers a Ph.D. in peace studies in partnership with Notre Dame’s departments of history, political science, psychology, and sociology. http://kroc.nd.edu/programs/phd

12. University of Manitoba, Canada – Ph.D. in Peace and Conflict Studies

13. Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppssala University, Sweden – Ph.D. Peace and Conflict Researchhttp://www.pcr.uu.se/education/phd.htm

14. Fletcher School of Diplomacy, Tufts University, Massachusetts, US – Ph.D. has optional concentration in International Negotiation and Conflict Resolution as well as human security.http://fletcher.tufts.edu/phd/default.shtml

15. The National Centre for Peace And Conflict Studies, at the University of Otago, Dunedin New Zealand is New Zealand’s first Centre to combine global cross-disciplinary expertise on the issues of development, peacebuilding and conflict transformation. It offers postgraduate programs at the Masters and PhD level.

16. Mahidol University, Thailand, Ph.D. Program in Human Rights and Peace Studies – as the only PhD in human rights and peace in Asia, this Programme offers its students the unique opportunity to engage in depth with these two important issues in the world today.

17. Kenessaw State University, Georgia, US, is now offering a Ph.D. in International Conflict Management starting in fall 2010.”

IGbarb says:  “Justice Studies…hmmmm…it’s about time!”


March 26, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized | , ,

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