• Shared Space

    Shared Space

    A quarter of Brown’s students are PhD and master’s candidates. The scale and culture of the University encourage close mentoring at all levels. 

  • International Research

    International Research

    Robert Lamb's research in the Galápagos Islands focuses on how the sea urchin and fish herbivores affect the subtidal-reef ecosystem. He is one of nine PhD students to receive Brown's Global Mobility Grant for summer research. 

  • Master's Education

    Master's Education

    Brown offers 28 Master's programs, ranging from Literary Arts to Computer Science. In May 2015, Brown conferred 520 Master's degrees, including the University's first Executive Master degrees. Learn about the programs.

  • Open Graduate Education

    Open Graduate Education

    Amy Teller, a PhD student in Sociology, is pursuing a master’s degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Having experience in the field and the lab makes a huge difference for someone who wants to integrate and communicate between the disciplines, she says. Design your own academic journey.

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    Master Words Project

    Master Words is a social media project for master’s students seeking expertise. In this series, students reflect on a word in a short video.  Watch & learn more.

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News and Announcements

Roydhouse Wins JKTG Grant

PhD student Jessica Roydhouse has received one of four Dissertation Support Grants awarded by the Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation. The grant supports the research of this PhD student in Health Services Research, which focuses on improving patient-reported outcome measures in cancer care.

New Workshop Targets Communication, Improvisation

The Graduate School and Trinity Repertory Theater are piloting a new series called Effective Performance: Communication and Improvisation for Graduate Students. It is designed to help prepare graduate students to be effective communicators for research and teaching through interactive workshops. Applications are due Oct. 23. Learn more.

Master Words Project: Focus on Creativity

The word in round two of the Master Words project is creativity: How does creativity play a role in your field of study? This social-media project is for master’s students seeking expertise at Brown University.  We invite them  to reflect on creativity in a video of 60 seconds or less. The video deadline is October 27, 2015.