Transforming Students into Leaders in Their Fields

Emerging Leaders complements the traditional academic education of PhD students in the Social Sciences by providing supplemental training and experience in areas that will contribute to preparing students to becoming future leaders in their fields, whatever those fields may be. The Emerging Leaders Program is comprised of the following initiatives.

The Division of the Social Sciences is fully committed to offering the best opportunites for success amongst its doctoral student population. In addition to the resources offered through this website, the Emerging Leaders Initiative represents an innovative approach to graduate education, one that recognizes the need to utilize skill sets and training that will produce the next generation of social science researchers.