Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute PhD in Electronic Arts, Application Deadline Extended to January 18

The application deadline for the PhD in Electronic Arts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has been extended to January 18, 2019.

The PhD in Electronic Arts is a practice-based doctorate, focused on independent investigation comprising an original contribution to knowledge, where knowledge is understood to incorporate an integrated combination of creative practice in the arts with theoretical and historical research.

All PhD students are fully funded (tuition + stipend) through teaching assistantships, research assistantships or fellowships. The EMPAC Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center offers production grants that students can use to develop and present work in world-class concert hall and black box venues.

We’re about three hours north of New York City, on the Hudson River between the Catskills and the Adirondacks.

For more information, please visit:

and to apply:

Ben Chang, Professor of Arts,

About: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, is the nation’s oldest technological university. The Arts Department is an interdisciplinary department including film, video, performance, animation, sculpture, painting, printmaking, physical computing, virtual reality, experimental games, music composition, sound art, bio-art, hacktivism and social practice.