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EDEN DOCTORAL SEMINAR ON QUALITATIVE RESEARCH IN ACCOUNTING


BRUSSELS, APRIL 1-5, 2019
FACULTY
CLAIRE DAMBRIN
ANDREA MENNICKEN
MARTIN MESSNER
JAN MOURITSEN
INTRODUCING EDEN

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EDEN IN ACCOUNTING

The programme in Accounting will include seminars on the following topics :

  • Analytical Accounting Research
  • Audit Research
  • Qualitative Research in Accounting (former Case-Based Research in Management Accounting)
  • Empirical Financial Accounting Research
  • Intangibles, Intellectual Capital & Value Creation
  • Producing and Evaluating Knowledge in Management Accounting
  • Quantitative Empirical Research in Management Accounting

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR & FACULTY

Jan Mouritsen, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark (Programme Coordinator)
Martin Messner, University of Innsbruck, Austria
Andrea Mennicken, London School of Economics, U.K.
Claire Dambrin, ESCP Europe Paris, France

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES

This EDEN seminar focuses on the craft of conducting qualitative research in accounting. Historically, qualitative research has often been about management accounting but increasingly there are qualitative studies of auditing and financial accounting.

The EDEN seminar in qualitative accounting research raises a series of the practical concerns that qualitative researchers face when designing their research program. The seminar will discuss the following themes:

  • What kind of knowledge can qualitative research produce?
  • What is the role of theory in conducting qualitative research?
  • How do researchers use methods such as interviews and document analysis?
  • How do qualitative researchers get in, get on, and get out of research sites?
  • How do researchers write up qualitative materials?
  • What ethical dilemmas does qualitative research raise?
  • How do reviewers and journals evaluate qualitative research?

These questions, and others produced in interaction between faulty and PhD students, will inform the seminar under the guidance of an international faculty who have significant experience in conducting and published qualitative research both in management accounting and in auditing and financial accounting. They are able to provide examples from their own work and as they also sit on the boards of international journals they can also provide insights into the reviewing process.

The EDEN seminar provides awareness of the opportunities when doing qualitative research so that PhD students can make choices about conducting research on the one side. On the other side it also identifies the skills and competencies necessary to undertake qualitative research.

Qualitative research is a broad approach and the EDEN seminar will address different methodologies, different types of qualitative research, different aspects of empirical work, issues regarding collecting and analyzing empirical materials, questions about theorizing and issues relate to ethics. The seminar will explore these issues with the help of pre-readings, lectures, group work, presentations and discussions.

PhD students will present their research and receive feedback from faculty and other participants

EVALUATION & ECTS

Full attendance is required to obtain the certificate.

4 ECTS will be assigned upon completion of the seminar

APPLICATION PROCESS

APPLICATIONS
Interested doctoral students should register online (and add the required documents) no later than January 26, 2019. Besides doctoral students, other researchers may participate. The number of participants will be limited to create a stimulating environment. The selection among the applicants will be conducted by the Institute’s Faculty. They will review the following documents which should necessarily complement each application form:

  • the applicant’s curriculum vitae demonstrating his/her capabilities of doing research ;
  • a letter of recommendation of his/her local faculty supporting the application ;
  • a two-page description of his/her doctoral research, indicating the general objectives.

REGISTRATION & FEES

PARTICIPATION FEE
The participation fee is 1100 € (VAT Exempt). This fee includes participation to the seminar, the documents, lunches and one group dinner

EIASM SCHOLARSHIPS
The Institute offers a limited number of scholarships of 550 € each. Scholarships are strictly limited to students coming from an EIASM Institutional Member (the Academic Council). Allocation of the scholarships is entirely at the discretion of the European Institute.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations made before March 9, 2019 will be reimbursed with 10% deduction of the total fee. No reimbursement will be possible after this date.

ADDRESS(ES)
PROF. CLAIRE DAMBRIN
ESCP EUROPE
DPT CPO
79 AVENUE DE LA RÉPUBLIQUE

75011 PARIS
FRANCE
cdambrin@escpeurope.eu
DR. ANDREA MENNICKEN
LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
DEPT. OF ACCOUNTING
HOUGHTON STREET
WC2A 2AE LONDON WC2A 2AE
U.K.
a.m.mennicken@lse.ac.uk
PROF. MARTIN MESSNER
UNIVERSITY OF INNSBRUCK
FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT
UNIVERSITAETSSTRASSE 15
6020 INNSBRUCK
AUSTRIA
martin.messner@uibk.ac.at
PROF. DR. JAN MOURITSEN
COPENHAGEN BUSINESS SCHOOL
DEPT. OF OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
SOLBJERG PLADS 3
2000 FREDERIKSBERG, COPENHAGEN
DENMARK
jm.om@cbs.dk

PRACTICALITIES

TIME AND LOCATION
The seminar will be held at the EIASM,
EIASM
Passage du Nord, 19
Brussels, Belgium.

Joining instruction: https://www.eiasm.net/howtoreachus

The programme will start on April 1, 2019 and end on April 5, 2019

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

You are requested to make your own hotel arrangement.

Hotel NH Collection Brussels Centre  (very close +/- 100 m)

Boulevard Adolph Max 7
1000 Brussels
Tel +32 (0)2 214 07 44 - mtg.nhcollectionbrusselscentre@nh-hotels.com

Superior double room for single occupancy 163 EUR (including breakfast) + city tax  4.24 EUR per person/day
Double occupancy + 20 EUR per room and per night

Please mention "EIASM " when making your reservation.


Hotel Métropole ***** 
Place de Brouckère 31 - 1000 Bruxelles
http://www.metropolehotel.com
Tel. : + 32 2 214 24 25
Email :info@metropolehotel.be

Fixed EIASM rate:

- During the week :
Superior Single room at € 155 + city tax €4.24 per bedroom / per night
Superior Double room at € 183 + city tax €4.24 per bedroom / per night
Including: buffet breakfast and selection of six offered drinks per stay in the mini-bar (2 Belgian Beers, 2 Sodas and 2 mineral waters), free WiFi, free access to the fitness area, cancellation policy up to 6 PM without any charges

- During the week-end : (Night of Friday/Saturday & Sunday) :
Superior Single room at € 140/ night + city tax €4.24 per bedroom / per night
Superior Double room at € 168 /night + city tax €4.24 per bedroom / per night
Including buffet breakfast and selection of six offered drinks per stay in the mini-bar (2 Belgian Beers, 2 Sodas and 2 mineral waters), free WiFi,  free access to the fitness area, cancellation policy up to 6 PM without any charges

To take advantage of these special rates, please mention “EIASM” when making your reservation. 

We also advise you to check prices on the internet!


Hotel Marivaux (very close +/- 300 m)
Boulevard Adolph Max 98
1000 Brussels - www.hotelmarivaux.be

Special rates (breakfast & all taxes included)
Monday-Thursday: € 135.00/night (breakfast included) - single Club room
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: € 85.00/night (breakfast included) - single Club room
There is a supplement of € 10.00/night for a double room (breakfast included).

To book a room :  reservation@hotelmarivaux.be and mention EIASM


 Note that there are plenty of other hotels in the surroundings of the seminar venue. 

We invite you to check availability and prices on Internet.

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ONLINE APPLICATION


TO APPLY CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW.

For more information, please contact:
Ms. Nina Payen
EDEN Manager, EIASM -  PASSAGE DU NORD - 19 - 1000 BRUSSELS - BELGIUM
Tel: +32 2 226 66 61 - Fax: +32 2 512 19 29
Email: payen@eiasm.be