312: The Twenty-First-Century Humanities PhD: Lessons Learned from the NEH’s NextGen PhD Program

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Friday, Jan 4, 2019

Hyatt Regency - Grand Suite 3

Session Information

Description: Now in its second year, the National Endowment for the Humanities’ NextGen PhD program has catalyzed nationwide discussions and initiatives that have enabled universities to reimagine their doctoral programs. Previous and current recipients of NextGen PhD grants discuss successes, challenges, departmental and institutional barriers, and best practices and new ideas for departments considering changes in their graduate programs.


Todd Wayne Butler, Washington State U, Pullman


Todd Wayne Butler, Washington State U, Pullman

Jinlei Augst, Div. of Education Programs

Eric Hayot, Penn State U, University Park

Jenna Lay, Lehigh U

Jason Robert Puskar, U of Wisconsin, Milwaukee