PHD Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management Human Resource Management specialization
Grow your knowledge, advance your career, improve your organization, and make a bigger impact in the field of human resource management. Building on a comprehensive core curriculum of leadership, research, strategy, and ethics, this online PhD program in Human Resource Management focuses on diverse demographic and cultural perspectives, the influence of new technologies on the workplace, and the impact of the dynamic external work environment on human resource management practices. The course work will challenge you to gain an international, multi-disciplinary perspective, enabling you to integrate theory and practice to address global workforce issues or to form a basis for your own research. You'll also explore research and best practices that foster an innovative workplace and attract, develop and retain top talent in organizations.
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With your PhD in Human Resource Management from Capella, you'll learn to synthesize multidisciplinary theories that inform and shape theory and practice to attract, develop and retain a global work force. You'll also assess emerging trends and technological influences to advance the theory and practice of global Human Resource Management. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.
Common jobs with an online PhD in Human Resource Management include adjunct or part-time faculty, business researcher, director/vice president compensation and benefits, director/vice president human resources, human capital manager, human resource manager or independent/free agent consultant. Potential workplaces include consulting firm, corporation, government, land-based or online college or university, non-governmental organization or public and private education.