LINKING EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

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Our Unique Approach combines a superb graduate education with one of the world’s most successful research enterprises. This is the signature of the Graduate School at UW-Madison. More »

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With over 150 master’s degree programs and over 100 at the doctoral level, the University of Wisconsin-Madison offers a wide range of academic fields to choose from. More »

RESEARCH NEWS

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The research engine at UW-Madison is driven by a hunger for discovery, gifted researchers, top graduate students, dedicated staff and some of the finest facilities in the world. More »

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WARF-Funded Graduate Students

Maia Pujara‘s research focuses on understanding how the brain processes information about rewards to guide decisions. Because the ventromedial portion of the prefrontal cortex (vmPFC) is thought to be a key area of the brain involved in making decisions about rewards based on their value, she investigates the ways in which these psychological processes can become impaired in patients with damage to the vmPFC.


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Graduate Alumni Profiles

Erin Probst’s work as a fiscal analyst at the Wisconsin Legislative Fiscal Bureau was made possible with her master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs.


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