Center for Advanced Studies in Management (CASiM) is an inter-divisional research center at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management devoted to the study of dominant challenges of business administration in the 21st century. Its research focus includes four themes – “The Role of Trust in Firms and with its Stakeholders”, “Change Management in Firms and Markets”, “Health Care Economics and Management of Health Care Institutions” and “Urban Dynamics: Cities and Firms in Global Competition” – and their intersections in particular. The process of scientific enquiry involves knowledge and methodologies from sub-disciplines of business administration and economics.
The Friede Springer Foundation continues supporting excellence in research at the Graduate School of CASiM by funding two further doctoral scholarships. The successful applicants will do research in one of the four themes of CASiM and will have a unique opportunity to pursue their doctoral projects under the guidance of internationally renowned scholars and members of the Executive Board of CASiM, Prof. Dr. Horst Albach, Prof. Dr. Heribert Meffert, Prof. Dr. Ralf Reichwald and Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart as well as the distinguished HHL faculty.
The scholarships are open to applicants of any nationality and provide a monthly stipend of up to EUR 1,468 and a waiver of the tuition fee for the doctoral program over a period of maximum three years (starting in spring 2014).
Applications should including a resume, copies of certificates, two recommendation letters from previous academic advisors, an informative proposal for original research, and the completed application form must be sent via email to email@example.com by November 3, 2013 (CET). For further information and the application form, go to www.hhl.de/friede- springer-doctoral-scholarships
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