Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Writing a Prospectus in the Humanities


Graduate & Professional Students

Event Time 

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location of Event: 

Online via Zoom

Event Description 

In this workshop, you will learn the basic structure of a humanities dissertation prospectus. We will emphasize the steps of the drafting process, the genre conventions of the prospectus and how to gather a committee. This event is geared specifically towards students in the Humanities, but some of the information may be applicable to social scientists and professional students as well. This event also features a panel of PhD candidates who have successfully written and defended prospectuses at Yale.

Register here.