From Doctoral Citizen to World Citizen

Empirical data on the outcome of doctoral education leads up to question whether we prepare our doctoral students adequately for the present andn future. We can use the current trend of globalization and the move to a knowledge economy to prepare our PhD students not just to be expert scholars, but also to become world citizens who are aware of the negative effects of globalization and who are equipped to operate as informed leaders and responsible citizens on the world stage.

Nerad, M. (2005). From Doctoral Citizen to World Citizen: The Chance for Innovative Doctoral Education, Miegunyah Lecture given at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Feb. 16.

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