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Apply for the PhD in Information Studies from Maryland's iSchool

The University of Maryland's College of Information Studies, Maryland's iSchool welcomes applications for its PhD in Information Studies program. The PhD from Maryland's iSchool is an interdisciplinary program that provides students with training in theory, research and pedagogy as preparation for original research in the field of information studies.

Maryland's iSchool welcomes PhD applications in the following research areas:

  • Big Data
  • Health Informatics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Policy
  • Information Retrieval
  • Metadata Applications
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Public Libraries
  • School Libraries
  • Social Computing
  • Social Media

To learn more, join us on Tuesday, October 23, at 5 pm EDT, for a virtual information session using Adobe Connect:

Pre-registration is not required, but encouraged. You may pre-register online.

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Applications are due by December 1 for domestic applicants and November 1 for international applicants.