The University of Texas at Austin is proud to announce the launching of a new doctoral program in African and African Diaspora Studies commencing Fall 2013. This dynamic program provides students with the skills and analytical frameworks necessary to engage and examine the lives of people of African descent throughout Africa and the African Diaspora, including the United States. The benefits of pursuing doctoral study at the University of Texas at Austin include:
o An opportunity to study with the largest and most diverse collection of African and African Diasporic faculty experts in the United States.
o Interaction with research faculty and post – doctoral fellows in policy-relevant scholastic research with the departmental affiliate, the Institute of Urban Policy Research and Analysis.
o Programmatic and research support provided the Warfield Center for African and African American Studies.
The African and African Diaspora Studies department is seeking exemplary Master’s – level applicants with an academic background and/or interest in Black Studies or a closely related field for the inaugural cohort. For more information, see http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/aads/graduate-programs/overview.php
Please contact Nicole Thompson Beavers, Graduate Program Coordinator, for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 512.471.5302
Nicole Thompson Beavers-Graduate Program Coordinator
Department of African and African Diaspora Studies
The Universiy of Texas at Austin
2109 San Jacinto Blvd. Rm. 226B
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