Apply Now for PhD in Peace Studies


The University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies invites applications to its Ph.D. program in peace studies. Apply online by December 15 (classes begin in August 2014).

The Ph.D. program trains students in the research methodologies associated with one of 6 disciplines and immerses them in the questions and findings of interdisciplinary peace research. Students apply to one of 6 distinct but related doctoral programs:        

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology & Peace Studies    
  • Ph.D. in History & Peace Studies      
  • Ph.D. in Political Science & Peace Studies
  • Ph.D. in Psychology & Peace Studies         
  • Ph.D. in Sociology & Peace Studies        
  • Ph.D. in Theology & Peace Studies    

Learn more about the Ph.D. program »

The Kroc Institute is a leading center for peace research and teaching at the University of Notre Dame. Notre Dame is located in South Bend, Indiana, about 90 miles east of Chicago.

Contact: Kroc admissions, 574-631-6974,