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The most popular doctorate is the Doctor of Philosophy or Ph.D. Ph.D.s and other study doctorates prepare graduate student to launch new plans that add to the common knowledge base of the field. Candidates for and holders of Ph.D.s often seek professions as professors and researchers, but many also go on to different roles in the charitable, public, and private sectors.

South America It is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and on the north and east by the Atlantic Ocean; North America and the Caribbean Sea lie to the northwest. It includes twelve sovereign states Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador,Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela – and two non-sovereign areas – French Guiana, an overseas territory of France, and the Falkland Islands, a British Overseas Territory. In addition to this, Trinidad and Tobago and theABC islands of the Netherlands may also be considered part of South America.

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Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Theology is at the top of the entire academic curriculum of the faculty, which is why the faculty itself and the Department of Theology put the best of t ... [+]

The Doctorate in Theology is at the top of the entire academic curriculum of the faculty, which is why the faculty itself and the Department of Theology put the best of themselves at the disposal of this program. The doctorate is structured on criteria of high research and on the axes of a doctorate qualification and a research project.

General informationSeminar - Seminar Schedule: Different schedules according to subjects.Face-to-face modalityGranting title: Doctor of TheologyEstimated duration: Six (6) semestersYear of Start: 1988SNIES: 1038Qualified registry resolution: 122 of January 3, 2014, valid until January 3, 2021.Registration fee: $ 8,945,000 / semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá... [-]
Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate program aims to train researchers in philosophy that from a solid knowledge of the tradition and the current philosophical are capable of performing compete ... [+]

The Doctorate program aims to train researchers in philosophy that from a solid knowledge of the tradition and the current philosophical are capable of performing competently in some of the following tasks: interpret and rigorously analyze the historical philosophical thinking in some of its themes , authors and eras; contribute to the development of contemporary philosophical debates; to be participants in the discussions about those problems proper to our social and historical reality; directing philosophical research projects; be part of interdisciplinary research teams; train new researchers in philosophy or related areas.

General informationConference: The Doctorate requires a full-time dedication.Face-to-face modality.Granting title: Doctor of Philosophy.Estimated duration: The program has a minimum duration of six (6) semesters.Year of initiation: 1988SNIES: 1037Qualified registry resolution: 133 of January 3, 2014, valid until January 3, 2021.Registration fee: $ 12,896,000 / Semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá... [-]
Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The PhD program in Economics seeks to train professionals with the most advanced theoretical, analytical and methodological capacities to lead research projects. Their in ... [+]

The PhD program in Economics seeks to train professionals with the most advanced theoretical, analytical and methodological capacities to lead research projects. Their innovative research will extend the current frontiers of knowledge and will help in the formulation of ethical and responsible economic and social policies.

General informationGranting title: Doctor in EconomicsModality: Full timeEstimated duration: 4 yearsQualified registry resolution: Resolution 262 of January 16, 2019, valid until January 16, 2026Registration fee: $ 15,750,000 / Semester *Type of training: PostgraduatePlace where it is offered: Bogotá DC

* The registration value corresponds to the cost per period fixed for the year 2019.... [-]

Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Communication, Languages and Information offered by the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana is an advanced research platform, of inter and transdisciplinary ... [+]

The Doctorate in Communication, Languages and Information offered by the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana is an advanced research platform, of inter and transdisciplinary nature, at the confluence of communication, languages and information.

Three areas of work feed the program: Communication, Languages and Interculturality; Information, Technology and Society and Sociohistorical Studies of Media, Communication and Languages.

It addresses problems of great complexity and social relevance, underlying a society highly mediated by technology and the deep imbrication of communication, languages and information with cultural diversity, from a critical and historical perspective. It offers a solid and diverse training in contemporary research methodologies in the social sciences. It contemplates the modality of doctoral thesis in investigation-creation.... [-]

Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The purpose of the PhD in Psychology is to train researchers on the psychological, with a pluriparadigmatic approach, both within the discipline -in its conceptualization ... [+]

The purpose of the PhD in Psychology is to train researchers on the psychological, with a pluriparadigmatic approach, both within the discipline -in its conceptualization and methodological approach- and in the commitment to an interdisciplinary work. The program is framed in the interest of the University to privilege the social construction of meaning, socially relevant research in its environment and commitment to the construction and strengthening of an inclusive society, respectful and defender of human dignity. The program is structured around five lines of work that reflect the academic and research trajectory of the Faculty: Well-being and integral health; Social and armed conflicts: psychosocial approaches towards the construction of a culture of peace; Construction of knowledge in educational contexts; Families, crianzas and contexts and Psychology, work and subjectivity.... [-]

Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , seeks to contribute to the appropriation, application, generation and transfer of rel ... [+]

The Doctorate in Social and Human Sciences of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , seeks to contribute to:

The appropriation, application, generation and transfer of relevant knowledge for the understanding and explanation of complex social and human problems in a globalized context, through an integrating strategy of knowledge.The consolidation of interdisciplinary research groups in the Social and Human Sciences, capable of broadening perspectives and of opening up to dialogue and construction of knowledge with other disciplines and knowledge, for the analysis of complex social problems in the national and international context.The training of high-level researchers and researchers capable of contributing to the development of the social and human sciences, and the strengthening of civil society.General information... [-]
Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The doctorate is the academic postgraduate program that grants the title of the highest educational degree, which accredits the training and competence for the academic a ... [+]

The doctorate is the academic postgraduate program that grants the title of the highest educational degree, which accredits the training and competence for the academic and research exercise of high quality. Its objective is the training of independent researchers in the area of Biological and Biomedical Sciences. The thesis will be an original and significant contribution in your area.

Features

Seminar: The schedule of the subjects is variable, but most are from Monday to Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm

Face-to-face modality

Degree awarded: Doctor of Biological Sciences.

Estimated duration: 8 semesters.

Periodicity of admission: Semester

Year of initiation: 1996... [-]

Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The PhD program in Engineering through the promotion of research and the training of researchers focuses its mission on the integral education of its students that, in ad ... [+]

The PhD program in Engineering through the promotion of research and the training of researchers focuses its mission on the integral education of its students that, in addition to having academic excellence, enhance interdisciplinary work and contribute to solving major national and global problems. The nucleus of professional, disciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge of this academic program is that of engineering and particularly, that which is found in the field of systems and processes associated with the lines and areas of knowledge related to the research groups of the Faculty of Engineering of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana .

General information

Awarding title: Doctor of Engineering... [-]

Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The Doctorate in Environmental and Rural Studies has focused the course of the Faculty in Environmental and Rural Studies in the training of high level researchers who st ... [+]

The Doctorate in Environmental and Rural Studies has focused the course of the Faculty in Environmental and Rural Studies in the training of high level researchers who stand out for their human, academic and professional qualities. The program has been in existence for more than 10 years, forming doctors capable of proposing and developing ecological, environmental and rural studies, with a holistic and interdisciplinary vision, incorporating the most recent academic knowledge with the aim of impacting the society-nature relationship. Our graduates have been prepared to generate new theories, research groups and innovative studies in their field of knowledge. The joint work of the departments of Ecology and Territory and Rural Development has strengthened three research groups accredited by Colciencias as category A groups, to which the students are linked.... [-]

Colombia Cali
January 2020
Full-time
6 - 12 semesters
Campus
Universidad de San Martín de Porres

The constant change in the models and paradigms of the knowledge of the management sciences and the different branches of the economy leads the professional teacher, cons ... [+]

The constant change in the models and paradigms of the knowledge of the management sciences and the different branches of the economy leads the professional teacher, consultant and researcher to the reflection and constant rethinking of the theoretical framework of the basic disciplines of their area of knowledge and its contributions to the solution of socio-economic problems, management of the company and society. This requires an updated vision that fits the Peruvian and Latin American reality, that covers the area of ​​knowledge with an intention of transversality and an own amplitude of the direction of companies that is varied, multidisciplinary and that has specific research groups .... [-]

Peru Santa Anita
March 2019
Full-time
Campus
ESPM

The Stricto Sensu Post-Graduation Program in Communication and Consumer Practices of ESPM (PPGCOM ESPM) began in 2006 with the academic Master's course and had the Doctor ... [+]

Program Information

The Stricto Sensu Post-Graduation Program in Communication and Consumer Practices of ESPM (PPGCOM ESPM) began in 2006 with the academic Master's course and had the Doctorate course approved in 2012. Its objective is to train high level teachers and researchers, with national and international competence, able to execute and lead research, orientation and teaching activities in the area of ​​communication and consumption. Its faculty and student have intellectual production evaluated to a maximum degree by CAPES.

Differential and Approach

The differential of the program is the researched theme: it is the first and only Brazilian PPGCOM entirely dedicated to the study of the interface between communication and consumption and the relations articulated to it. The critical analysis of mass society and consumption, media cultures and capital narratives, includes the study of classical theories and the discussion of contemporary approaches. PPGCOM's priority is the promotion of an intellectual environment committed to the national and international scientific agenda and to the development of Brazilian society.... [-]

Brazil São Paulo
March 2019
Part-time
Campus
ISPED

The ISPED maintained by AELA - Educational Latin American Association and the National University of Córdoba offer Law professionals a totally unique and different course ... [+]

The ISPED maintained by AELA - Educational Latin American Association and the National University of Córdoba offer Law professionals a totally unique and different course for those seeking training in a doctorate. This is the Stricto Sensu Program Doctorate in Law and Social Sciences, dynamic, full and recognized worldwide.

The institutions have the PhD student the opportunity to study in exclusive classes to Brazilian, flexibly those who have little time to expand knowledge.

The Bachelor of Law will have regular classes in Argentina, lasting two weeks each module, for a total of four. This facilitates their achievement and provides a differentiated performance.

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Brazil São Paulo
March 2019
Full-time
Campus
ADEN campus Lima

The challenge of leading ... [+]

The challenge of leading

GOALS

Develop skills to be an effective coach of the members of his team, to be true developers of human talent in companies. Understand your role as manager of human talent and not as human resource manager. Learn to create a real collaborative work that promotes shared decision making and achieving team to reach high performance, even in virtual environments. Develop effective communication, reaching communicative intelligence, yet their work and personal environment, discovering their own emotional intelligence. Improve negotiating skills, which will enable to establish win-win relationships with their environment, as well as tools to address unequal negotiations in globalized environments. Get effective tools for the management and resolution of conflicts within organizations, allowing making more effective and consensual decisions that optimize relationships and results in parallel. ... [-]
Peru Lima
March 2019
Full-time
100 hours
Campus
ADEN Chile

The challenge of leading ... [+]

The challenge of leading

GOALS

Develop skills to be an effective coach of the members of his team, to be true developers of human talent in companies. Understand your role as manager of human talent and not as human resource manager. Learn to create a real collaborative work that promotes shared decision making and achieving team to reach high performance, even in virtual environments. Develop effective communication, reaching communicative intelligence, yet their work and personal environment, discovering their own emotional intelligence. Improve negotiating skills, which will enable to establish win-win relationships with their environment, as well as tools to address unequal negotiations in globalized environments. Get effective tools for the management and resolution of conflicts within organizations, allowing making more effective and consensual decisions that optimize relationships and results in parallel. ... [-]
Chile Santiago
February 2020
Full-time
100 hours
Campus
ADEN Bogotá

FACING CHALLENGES TO THE NEW LEADERS FOR SUCCESS AND SUSTAINABILITY OF ITS BUSINESSES ... [+]

FACING THE CHALLENGES TO BE NEW LEADERS TO ACHIEVE SUCCESS AND SUSTAINABILITY YOUR BUSINESS

GOALS

Develop leadership skills in contexts of high diversity and multicultural business environments, which require the leader to redefine its role and to rethink their driving practices from other conceptual and operational frameworks. Provide self-diagnostic tools to establish action plans for continuous improvement in its role as a business leader, so as to make a progressive and systematic incorporation of management skills, which enable them to optimize their results and the companies they lead. Incorporating communications and human talent management skills, which allow to increase the productivity of team work and at the same time increase the level of commitment of people, positively influencing the drivers of climate surveys, improving manifestly the results thereof. Develop skills in digital productivity, both for himself and for his team, managing to incorporate effective tools to achieve a true collaborative work, even in environments affected by virtuality teams. Learn the essential practices of coaching, both managerial and ontological, so its effective members of his team application to operate on development and, consequently, on the performance and results of each of its employees. Optimize negotiating skills, which will enable to establish win-win relationships with their environment, as well as tools to address unequal negotiations in globalized environments and to resolve conflicts effectively. ... [-]
Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Full-time
130 hours
Campus