Fellowship and Research Programs
Ph.D. is the highest level of education that one can obtain in an academic discipline. The initials stand for "Doctor of Philosophy", where the word 'doctor' comes form the original Latin root meaning “teacher”. The degree isn't limited to what we would today call the field of Philosophy. The term 'philosophy' is used more generally here to refer to any academic discipline.
- Conduct research and publish scientific journals
- Effectively teach courses at the university level