Doctor of Philosophy in Decision Neuroscience
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Decision Neuroscience广发娱乐首页 from Temple University’s provides doctoral students with the foundation, tools and support to conduct cutting-edge research in order to better understand how people make choices.
广发娱乐首页The field of decision neuroscience—and related areas such as neuroeconomics and neuromarketing—allows the exploration of psychological, economic and social phenomena such as addiction, consumer behavior, interpersonal conflict and risky choices. These fields of study prepare students to pursue careers as researchers in academia as well as roles in the business, healthcare and social services industries.
广发娱乐首页As one of the few schools offering this cutting-edge doctoral program, Temple provides students with the unique opportunity to work alongside , highly awarded, and frequently published in top-tier research journals such as the Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Neuroscience and Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences.
广发娱乐首页In this inherently interdisciplinary program, students work closely with faculty and students from different academic areas to conduct research in a variety of fields, including business administration, economics, engineering, philosophy, physics and psychology. In addition to a collaborative academic environment, students have access to Temple’s state-of-the-art research facilities such as
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The PhD curriculum structure is intended to prepare students for individual research by combining classroom learning with hands-on lab experience. Specifically, all students will be required to complete two lab rotations in their first year as part of their curriculum, an aspect that is unique to this program. Learn more about research opportunities for Fox students.