University of Wisconsin–Madison

Call for PhD applicants focusing on digital media and early childhood

Call for applications for doctoral study focusing on digital media and early childhood

Applications for the PhD program at the Information School (iSchool) are now being accepted. The iSchool is a partner of the ‘Centre of Excellence for the Digital Child’ based at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia from 2020 to 2027. A PhD student studying digital media and early childhood at UW-Madison’s iSchool will have access to international researchers doing work in this field, as well as travel funds to visit research projects and complete a practicum in Australia. As with all our accepted applicants, a candidate researching digital childhood studies would be provided with a minimum of 3 years of funding including tuition, stipend, and health insurance. Application deadline is Dec 31st. For more information, contact Associate Professor Rebekah Willett (rwillett@wisc.edu).