• 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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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.

External Fellowship Workshop

The Graduate School is hosting a panel discussion on external fellowships on November 10 from 6-7 pm in the Metcalf Auditorium. Panelists will provide tips on constructing strong applications and describe the application experience. Enjoy snacks and beverages at 5:40. Panel discussion will begin at 6 pm. Register today.

Brown's Ford Fellows Attend National Conference

Hawasatu Dumbuya, Paul Guitierrez, and Brandeise Monk-Payton attended the 2015 Conference of Ford Fellows at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in Washington, D.C. in late September. Dumbuya, a PhD student in Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, and Paul Gutierrez, a PhD student in Political Science, are two of 60 Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellows. Monk-Payton, a PhD candidate in Modern Culture and Media, is one of 33 Dissertation Completion Fellows.