The Ph.D. program in Global Urban Studies at Rutgers University-Newark has funding available for highly qualified candidates to begin studies this Fall 2019. Please contact co-directors Dr. Mara Sidney ( and Dr. Sean Mitchell (, and see the Global Urban Studies website for more information. We offer funded opportunities to take part in collaborative faculty-student research projects on many aspects of global urban studies. Review of applications begins March 1, 2019. We will continue to consider applicants for any remaining funded positions through April 1, 2019. Global Urban Studies is part of the Joint Ph.D. program in Urban Systems, a collaboration between Rutgers University-Newark and New Jersey Institute of Technology. We build policy-oriented, interdisciplinary, and global knowledge about cities through innovative curriculum and research grounded in the social sciences.

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