History and Philosophy of Science: PhD

Graduate Program in Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values

Jan. 4
Doctor of Philosophy
2 years minimum

Program Handbook

The doctoral program in History and Philosophy of Science is a unique program offering students instruction leading to a discipline-based PhD that prepares them for positions in history, philosophy, and theology or religion departments, and in specialized programs in the history and philosophy of science. Faculty members are drawn from several University departments, including English, History, Philosophy, and Theology.

Updated: 8/31

Application Materials:
  • GRE General Test not accepted
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution; one must show conferral of a bachelor's degree. (Due upon enrollment)
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample(s) - refer to program site for details

Anna Geltzer
Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: (574) 631-5015
Email: reilly@nd.edu

Robert D. Goulding
Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: (574) 631-5932
Email: reilly@nd.edu