PhD in Nursing

The  Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Nursing (PhD) is a thesis-based (dissertation) degree program. The first intake for this newly approved full-time degree program was Fall 2017. Please see flyer for details about this program and course sequence.

Applicants to the Faculty of Nursing PhD program are not required to identify a supervisor before beginning the program.  Students admitted to the program are assigned a Faculty Advisor in the first semester of study.  Faculty advisors may transition to the role of Supervisor.  If not, faculty advisors will assist with selection of a Supervisor.

Admission requirements

Application deadline: Application deadline January 15 or until program is full.   All required documents must be submitted.

Application instructions: Please read the application instructions. Prospective students must apply via the University of Windsor’s Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Additional information: Please see the online graduate calendar for details about this program.   

Contact Information:
Anne Dennahower
Graduate Secretary
Faculty of Nursing
519.253.3000, x2260


Dr. Lorna de Witt
Graduate Coordinator for Student Academic Affairs
Faculty of Nursing
519.253.3000, x2286