The PHD program in Education in the Contemporary Society is hosted by the Department of Human Sciences for Education R. Massa. It fosters theoretically informed and methodologically rigorous research on education, within an interdisciplinary, international innovative and socially responsible perspective. It prepares highly qualified researchers able to carry out high-impact and high-quality educational research in academia and to design and develop educational innovation, supervision and training within schools, social and educational services and organizations in the field. Our program combines training activities, in the form of coursework, seminars, meetings, with halfway and final assessment sessions every year and research activities.


Director: Prof. Chiara Bove

Deputy Director: Dott. Alessandro Pepe