Joint PhD in Educational Studies Program

Joint PhD Educational Studies

 

The Joint PhD in Educational Studies is offered by Brock University, Lakehead University, and the University of Windsor. In bringing together a high number of qualified faculty with a broad spectrum of expertise and research interests, the program provides enhanced opportunities for depth and breadth in supervisory expertise. As well, it provides opportunities in generating new knowledge and directions in research. With a focus on nurturing students as developing scholars and leaders we promote professional development through collaboration fostering links between schools and universities, and promote partnerships locally, nationally, and internationally.

Program Highlights

  • Individualized plan of study
  • Inter-university teams of instructors and supervisory committees
  • Full-time and part-time study (with residency requirements) 
  • Face-to-face and web-based instruction
  • Collaboration across universities
  • Comprehensive portfolio - an innovative personalized approach to comprehensive examinations

Three Fields of Study

  • Cognition and Learning
  • Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
  • Social/Cultural/Political Contexts of Education