African and African Disapora Studies Department
African and African Disapora Studies Department

Graduate Program Resources

General Information

Academic Calendars 
Graduate School Key Dates

Degree Requirements

Graduate Program Handbook (2020-2021)
Graduate Program Handbook (2019-2020)
Graduate Program Handbook (2018-2019)

Student Milestones and Professional Development

AADS doctoral students are required to participate in professional development activities. Students must:

  • submit one article to a scholarly journal
  • attend two job talks
  • participate in a minimum of two (2) AADS/WCAAAS/IUPRA activities each year
  • present papers at two professional conferences
  • submit two fellowship and/or grant applications