Public Affairs and Policy Ph.D. Program

The doctoral program in Public Affairs and Policy is an interdisciplinary course of study designed to prepare students for careers in research, teaching, public service, and consulting in a variety of settings, whether academia, government, or the private sector.

The curriculum draws on faculty expertise in public administration, political science, and public policy. Consistent with the Hatfield School of Government's dedication to public service, the doctoral program provides students with flexible programs of study and opportunities for applied research and community engagement.