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Contents
3

Academic Calendar
6

Administration
8

Graduate School Faculty
10

Message from the Dean
33

Admission
34

Degree and Non-degree Admission
34

Application Procedures
34

Deadlines for Application
35

Financial Information
37

Fellowships and Scholarships
37

Student Expenses
40

Registration
43

Registration
43

Regulations
44

General Academic Regulations
44

Degree Regulations—The Master’s Degrees
46

Additional Master’s Regulations
47

Degree Regulations—The Doctoral Degree
47

Commencement
49

The Duke Community Standard
49

Standards of Conduct
49

Departments, Programs, and Course Offerings
53

Course Enrollment
53

Certificate Programs
53

DEPARTMENTS, PROGRAMS, AND COURSE OFFERINGS
54

Advanced Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences
54

African and African American Studies
55

Anthropology and History
56

Art, Art History and Visual Studies
57

Biochemistry
62

Biological and Biologically Inspired Materials
63

Biology
64

Biomolecular and Tissue Engineering
69

Business Administration
70

Canadian Studies
72

Cell Biology
73

Cell and Molecular Biology
74

Chemistry
75

Classical Studies
78

Cognitive Neuroscience
80

Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
81

Computational Science, Engineering, and Medicine
83

Computer Science
83

Cultural Anthropology
87

Developmental Psychology
89

Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
90

Earth and Ocean Sciences
90

East Asian Studies
93

Ecology
96

Economics
96

Education Policy Research
103

Engineering
104

Biomedical Engineering
104

Civil and Environmental Engineering
110

Electrical and Computer Engineering
115

Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
120

English
124

Environmental Policy, University Program in
126

Environmental Science and Policy
126

Evolutionary Anthropology
135

Genetics and Genomics
137

German Studies, Carolina-Duke Graduate Program
139

Global Health
141

Graduate Studies
143

Health Policy
144

History
146

History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
150

Humanities, Master of Arts Program in
150

Immunology
150

Information Sciences and Information Studies
152

Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program
153

Interdisciplinary European Studies
154

Interdisciplinary Medieval and Renaissance Studies
155

Latin American and Caribbean Studies
157

Liberal Studies
158

Literature
158

Marine Science and Conservation
161

The Master of Arts in Teaching Program
161

Master of Fine Arts in Experimental and Documentary Art
162

Mathematics
162

Medical Historian Training Program
166

Medical Physics
166

Medical Scientist Training Program
169

Middle Eastern Studies
169

Molecular Cancer Biology
170

Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
170

Music
171

Nanoscience
173

Neurobiology
174

Nonlinear and Complex Systems
176

Nursing
178

Pathology
180

Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
181

Philosophy
182

Philosophy, Arts, and Literture
184

Philosophy of Biology
185

Photonics
185

Physics
186

Political Science
188

Psychology and Neuroscience
195

Public Policy
201

Religion
211

Romance Studies
216

Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies
221

Slavic and Eurasian Studies
221

Sociology
225

Statistical Science
227

Structural Biology and Biophysics
229

Teaching College Biology
230

Women’s Studies
231

Special Study Centers, Programs, and Opportunities
233

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTES & CENTERS
233

Duke Global Health Institute
233

Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
233

Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
233

Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy
233

John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute
234

Kenan Institute for Ethics
234

Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions
234

Social Science Research Institute
234

SCHOOL-BASED INTERDISCIPLINARY CENTERS
235

INTERNATIONAL CENTERS
235

Asian/Pacific Studies Institute (APSI)
235

Center for Canadian Studies
235

Center for European Studies
236

John Hope Franklin Center for Interdisciplinary and International Studies
236

Center for International Studies
236

Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
236

OTHER CENTERS, PROGRAMS, AND OPPORTUNITIES
237

Center for Advanced Computing and Communication
237

Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development
237

Center for Documentary Studies
237

Office of Research Support
238

Center for Tropical Conservation
238

Organization for Tropical Studies
238

Resources for Study
240

The Libraries
240

The Office of Information Technology
242

Science Laboratories
243

Student Life
249

Living Accommodations
249

Dining Services
249

Services Available
250

Student Affairs
252

Index
255