Past Dissertation and Thesis Topics
The Department has successfully awarded thesises in a wide variety of fields over the past several years. Click here for a list of successfully awarded theses.
The Department is proud of its placement record for those completing the PhD: graduates do well on the job market because of the quality of their work, the reputation of the Department, the close mentoring they receive in professional skills, and the teaching experience they gain in the course of their degrees. We offer students intending to seek academic employment a complete dossier service, advising and oversight on job applications. For 2011-12, Bernard Linsky, Amy Schmitter, and Jennifer Welchman are in the Placement Committee. Click here for a list of placements of our MA graduates and our PhD graduates.