Register below to receive a direct link to the Recorded Webinar for an in-depth look at earning your PhD in Human Development (HD) at Fielding.
Our PhD in HD program emphasizes adult development in personal, organizational, and cultural settings in preparation for careers in teaching, administration, consulting, and leadership.
In this recorded webinar, doctoral faculty and program lead for recruitment and admissions, Dorothy Agger-Gupta, PhD, will identify key attributes of our program, what distinguishes our program from the rest, the components of the program, as well as discuss our educational model.
Develop creative leadership skills
Promote innovation and sustainable change
Pursue your research interests through an individualized learning plan
Work at home or while traveling via distributed learning
Dr. Dorothy Agger-Gupta is Program Director and Professor in the School of Leadership Studies at Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara, CA. Her international research and scholarship integrates digital technology and social media, healthcare systems, art, and social justice within organizations. Throughout her professional and academic career, she has worked within culturally and linguistically diverse communities. As a professor, she has supervised over 60 doctoral dissertations authored by students from several countries including Canada, Kenya, China, Colombia, Norway, the United Arab Emirates, United States, and Italy. Her research interests and publications involve art and social justice (particularly women’s art), leadership, phenomenography, action research, and variation theory within organizations and health care settings. Her extensive professional career includes technology and computer systems development, social and child welfare work, and art.