As a Doctor of Philosophy in Media and Communication candidate in Temple’s School of Media and Communication (SMC), you’ll find our faculty eager to support and guide your scholarship. You’ll also have the opportunity to request a travel award that provides funds to assist in covering the cost of presenting your research at academic conferences. And you’ll have exclusive access to other opportunities that can advance your career and expand your experience in the field.
- Obtain experience in undergraduate teaching.
- Publish work in respected professional journals.
- Work with faculty members who are active scholars with international reputations.
And if you are hired to teach or conduct research, you’ll have access to the Temple University Graduate Student Association (TUGSA), the first recognized graduate employee union in Pennsylvania. Learn more about the TUGSA-Temple University contract, grievance process, health insurance, workload and more.