Joint PhD in Educational Studies

The PhD in Educational Studies is offered jointly by Brock University, Lakehead University, and the University of Windsor. The designation of “home university” is applied the home university of the doctoral candidate’s dissertation supervisor.

Please visit the official Joint PhD Program website for more information. You can also follow the Joint PhD Program on Facebook for news and updates.

Each Joint PhD student has the right to take courses and seminars and use the academic facilities at any of the participating universities in accordance with their approved plan.

Upcoming events 

PhD Meet and Greet 

Brock’s Faculty of Education PhD Program Committee will host its annual PhD Meet and Greet  from 6 to p.m. on Thursday, Nov26.  This year, the event will be held virtually and will be combined with our 20th Anniversary celebration of the Joint PhD program at Brocka significant milestone for the program and Faculty. At this event, we will be launching a virtual panel discussion series focused on Leading in Times of Change. The first panel of our series on Nov. 26, “Reflections on the Role of Doctoral Studies in Times of Change, will follow immediately after the Meet and Greet portion of the evening. 

Leading in Times of Change Panel Discussion Series 

Nov. 26, 2020: “Reflections on the Role of Doctoral Studies in Times of Change”  
Jan. 28, 2021: “Innovative Writing Practices and Methodologies” 
March 25, 2021: “Keeping Research Relevant: Collaboration, Engagement, and Community”  

These panel discussions are opportunities for collegial discussion between faculty and doctoral students. Each event will include several panelists and will allow time for small break-out group conversations as well as a questions and discussion period with the larger group.