A typical course sequence is outlined below, but you should refer to the PhD Handbook for complete information on all program requirements. You must take an independent study every semester for the first two years.

Additional PhD Program Requirements

Contact Us

Organization and Human Resources Department
School of Management
University at Buffalo
280 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000

Tel:  716-645-3280
Fax: 716-645-2863

To speak to a faculty member, contact Emily Grijalva, PhD, associate professor, organization and human resources.

Alumni Viewpoints

“The PhD program at UB translated my aspiration into reality. The program embeds a systematic curriculum that helped instill in me high expectations for myself for conducting high quality of research and scholarship. My years of experience at UB became a solid foundation and provided me the confidence for conducting cutting-edge research in the fields of organizational behavior and leadership.”

Jeewon Cho, PhD ’07
Assistant Professor
College of Business
Oregon State University