Next Generation PhD @ Georgia State University

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Sustaining graduate education in the humanities

Georgia State University has been awarded NEH funding to undertake a planning process to re-imagine the education of humanists with an emphasis on training our students to compete for jobs in growing and evolving fields such as user experience research, project management, and participatory design in Atlanta’s booming media and technology industries.


Register and participate

The calendar of events includes graduate student professionalization opportunities funded by a grant from the American History Association as well as NEH Next Generation PhD planning activities.

Access resources

From the Resources page, you can access progress reports, event archives, and information about similar initiatives at other institutions.

Follow our progress

On our blog, you can find more information about upcoming and previous events, and reflections from graduate students and faculty involved in the process.

Looking Ahead

As we near the end of our NEH Next Generation PhD Planning Grant, the core committee has identified a number of initiatives on which we… more »