Provocations: The Future of Graduate Education

The Distinguished Lecture Series "Provocations: The Future of Graduate Education" promotes university-wide discussions about key issues, challenges, and innovations to generate ideas for advancing graduate education at Rutgers University.


January 31, 2018  |  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM


Leonard Cassuto, Ph.D.

"Graduate School 2.0: Rethinking Graduate Education for the 21st Century"


Alexander Library, 4th Floor

Teleconference Lecture Hall

169 College Ave.

New Brunswick, NJ 08901


Leonard Cassuto, Professor of English and American Studies at Fordham University, has been described as “America’s graduate advisor.” He is the author or editor of eight books, including The Graduate School Mess: What Caused it and How We Can Fix It (Harvard University Press, 2015), and writes a widely-read column (“The Graduate Advisor”) for The Chronicle of Higher Education.

To learn more about his work, visit