Advancing practical leaders to meet global needs
Graduates of the Josef Korbel School employ practical idealism—an educated desire to improve the human condition—to shape the course of international relations. They provide leadership across sectors, meeting the challenges and needs of our increasingly interdependent world.
Students at the Josef Korbel School integrate their values into their actions as they prepare for careers in a variety of fields, including commerce, education, government, diplomacy, law, conflict resolution, military affairs, economic development, global health and humanitarian relief.
Faculty at the Josef Korbel School invest deeply in their students, developing practical leaders who will meet the needs and demands of organizations and employers around the world. Our internationally respected and diverse faculty examine pressing global issues through world-class teaching and research.
The Josef Korbel School’s reputation for a “beyond the beltway” perspective with world-renowned
faculty, innovative programs and practical experience is made possible by the generous
support of our donors and alumni. Your tax-deductible contributions ensure the future of this reputation and expand our legacy of global excellence in
international affairs. Give today!
Supporting the Josef Korbel School
The success of our students, graduates and faculty is impressive, but the scale and pace of change in our world demand even more numerous and skilled professionals and scholars to meet the global need for practical leadership. The Josef Korbel School has a goal of raising $45 million through your generosity and commitment to achieve excellence in the following areas:
- Increase scholarship and funding opportunities for our doctoral, international and master’s students as well as undergraduates pursuing the international studies degree and global opportunities.
- Attract and retain the most talented and innovative faculty over a broad spectrum of expertise and experience.
- Fund and expand practical research and outreach in our centers, institutes and clinics.
As part of the University of Denver’s broader Ascend campaign, the Josef Korbel School’s campaign contributes to the university’s mission to rise to a higher plane and to become a great private institution dedicated to the public good.
The Josef Korbel School equips today’s students with practical tools and experience to rise with excellence to the challenges of our interdependent world. Korbel students, graduates and faculty are putting their intellectual capital to work to solve world problems by improving the human condition, enhancing human security and advancing human prosperity. This is our moment—will you be a part of it?
- Josef Korbel School Scholarship and Community Funds
- Josef Korbel School Centers of Research & Excellence
- University of Denver Ascend campaign