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Simmons University PhD in Library and Information Science, Simmons University, Boston, MA

We are happy to announce that we have extended our Fall 2019 PhD application deadline until February 1, 2019.

Our Boston-based program is composed of a cohesive and collaborative cohort. Students work with faculty to tailor the program to their interests and career goals. Doctoral studies can be conducted at various intersections of setting, audience, and activity. Cultural heritage, preservation, information literacy, diversity and inclusion in LIS services, information behavior research, usability and user experience research, and community informatics are some examples of study areas which our current students and graduates have explored. 

We offer scholarships, fellowships and teaching assistantships for top applicants, including the Thomas J. Galvin '56LS Endowed Scholarship fund. The Committee on Doctoral Studies reviews and approves financial support for research projects and travel reimbursement.

There's still time to complete your application by February 1 and join our vibrant community in the Fall 2019 semester. To apply, please click here. 


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