PhD in MEAM

curriculum

PhD Curriculum

The courses that you will be taking during your tenure at the University will be geared mostly towards providing you with the necessary background to conduct quality research and to strengthen your core knowledge. Your professional reputation and, to some extent, that of the department depend on your success in generating a high quality dissertation. Learn more...

teaching practicum

Teaching Practicum

Participation of graduate students in the teaching mission of the department will help to develop teaching, presentation, leadership, and interpersonal skills while assisting the department in discharging its teaching responsibilities. Learn more...

research

Research &  Graduate Group Research Matrix

The objective of the doctoral program is to educate a cadre of highly competent researchers who will pursue careers in academia, research, and technological leadership. The centerpiece of the doctoral program is the dissertation research. You are expected to spend most of your time and energy generating high quality, original research. Learn more...

careers

 Careers

Graduates of our PhD programs can be found in many areas of business, industry and academia. Penn's Office of Career Services provides students and alumni with resources specifically tailored to engineering students. Learn more...