Country: United States
Focus: concentrating on an advanced research curriculum that prepares students to work in industry, public service, and universities, shaping emerging digital genres and expanding understanding and mastery of the representational power of the computer.
The Digital Media PhD was inaugurated in fall 2004 and is one of the first of its kind worldwide. The program educates research-oriented theorists/practitioners who bring the traditions of the humanities and arts to the design of digital media. The program provides the theoretical and practical foundations for research and leadership careers in academia and industry, critically engaging with the design, use, and role of digital media in culture.
Graduates of the program are prepared to work in industry, public service, and universities, shaping the emerging digital genres and expanding our understanding and mastery of the representational power of the computer.
The PhD program accepts 3-5 new candidates each year.
For more information visit: http://dm.lmc.gatech.edu/program/phd-program/