Human Resource Studies

M. Diane Burton, Chair

Courses with your career and future in mind.

Ph.D. Program in Human Resources

ILR offers a Doctor of Philosophy in ILR (PhD) with a major in Human Resource Studies - an academic degree for advanced students planning to work in research and education in a specialized area within the field of industrial and labor relations.

Master's Degree Students

ILR offers studies at the Masters in Human Resource Studies(MILR) level with a concentration in Human Resource & Organizations. See the MILR degree requirements.


ILR courses focus on state-of-the-art HR principles and practices. The courses also are designed to provide broader business knowledge and promote the development of professional skills critical to success across a wide range of careers. Learn more about Human Resource studies at the undergraduate level at ILR.

Send an email to Danielle Riley to schedule a meeting with ILR HR Faculty.

Contact Information:

173 Ives Faculty Bldg.
Cornell University
ILR School
Ithaca, NY 14853-3901
Ph: (607) 255-5427
Fax: (607) 255-1836

Danielle Riley
Administrative Assistant