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PHOTOS OF RECENT PHD STUDENT COHORTS AT THE PROGRAM'S 2018 HOLIDAY PARTY | DECEMBER 12, 2018

PHOTOS FROM THE 2018 ENTERING PHD CLASS' MEET-AND-GREET | AUGUST 28, 2018

PHOTOS FROM THE 2018 PHD PROGRAM'S END-OF-ACADEMIC-YEAR RECEPTION| MAY 2, 2018

INTRODUCING THE 2018 ENTERING PHD CLASS

Read about the five outstanding scholars with diverse research interests who have joined NYU Silver's PhD program.  

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PHD STUDENT CORA DE LEON AWARDED NYU SOCIAL SECTOR LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP

NYU Silver PhD Student Cora de Leon has been accepted to the 2019-2020 cohort of NYU's highly competitive SSLD Fellowship, an 18-month leadership development program that equips graduate students of color with the skills, knowledge, and networks needed to take up leadership roles in organizations across the social sector.

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PHD CANDIDATE AI BO TO RECEIVE 2019 GADE STUDENT AWARD FOR SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH

NYU Silver PhD Candidate Ai Bo has been selected as the recipient of the Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education’s (GADE) 2019 Student Award for Social Work Research. The award is given annually to an individual doctoral student or collaborative group of students, whose in-press or published scholarship advances scientific inquiry in social work or social welfare.

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PHD CANDIDATE LIWEI ZHANG AWARDED NEW WRITERS FELLOWSHIP

NYU Silver PhD Candidate Liwei Zhang has been named a 2018 New Writers Fellow by the Family Process Institute, an independent, multidisciplinary, transnational organization dedicated to developing and exchanging new theory, research, applied practice, and policy related to families and other systems.

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PHD CANDIDATE TYRONE M. PARCHMENT AWARDED CSWE MINORITY FELLOWSHIP

For the third consecutive year, NYU Silver PhD Candidate Tyrone M. Parchment has been awarded a competitive doctoral fellowship from the Council on Social Work Education’s Minority Fellowship Program (CSWE MFP).

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PHD STUDENT YOHANSA FERNÁNDEZ AWARDED TWO NIH-FUNDED PRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

Third year PhD student Yohansa Fernández has been awarded two prestigious National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)-funded fellowships to strengthen her training and advance her career in drug abuse and HIV/AIDS research.

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PHD CANDIDATE MIMI CHOY-BROWN AWARDED NIMH NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) awarded NYU Silver PhD Candidate Mimi Choy-Brown a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (F31). This competitive grant provides funding to promising doctoral candidates to develop into independent mental health services researchers through mentored research training relevant to the mission of NIMH.