The curriculum provides rigorous grounding in the student’s major discipline while also being interdisciplinary at its core. Each student’s course of study is tailored to his or her own interests.
Knowledge creation and discovery are the heart of the doctoral program. Students learn to become researchers by doing research, with the support of and collaboration with distinguished experts in the field. A sample of papers and dissertations can be viewed here.
Students are equipped with all the tools necessary to do cutting edge research, including computing resources, data subscriptions, behavior lab, and the extensive offerings of NYU’s Bobst Library.