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EDEN DOCTORAL SEMINAR ON BIBLIOMETRIC LITERATURE ANALYSIS
A BLENDED LEARNING SOLUTION

KRISTIANSAND, JANUARY 9-15, 2020
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EIASM INTRODUCING THE BLENDED LEARNING

NEW AT EIASM -  THE BLENDED LEARNING  
Embed your learning and make effective use of time

This new 5-day EDEN Doctoral Seminar on Bibliometric Literature Analysis blends an online learning module with a face to face component (classroom seminar) to build up knowledge, capabilities and skills.

This blended learning seminar unfolds as follows:

  • Online module provides the opportunity to the students to learn at their own pace before class while reserving 2 days 9-10 January for interactive online sessions with the faculty members.
  • in-class sessions on January 13-15, 2020, allowing the faculty members to offer  more effective learning to their students.

Your benefits:

  • learn the key concepts of theory and practice of Bibliometrics online at their own pace (use of blended learning, in class + online)
  • learn through doing by using and practicing bibliometrics software in class
  • evaluate research potential for bibliometric paper

OBJECTIVES & LEARNING GOALS

On successful completion of the course/programme, the candidate should be able to

  • Know the major literature review classifications and their expected outcomes
  • Learn about key bibliometric analysis techniques (e.g. co-citation) and tools (e.g. bibliometrix package)
  • Reveal the main streams of research and theories of their area of interest (construct, phenomenon, or theory) from bibliometric review
  • Understand the key success factors of publishing a bibliometric literature review
  • Identify research gaps and future research agenda from bibliometric analysis
  • Write a research paper with a goal of submission to a refereed outlet

The course will teach you how to make a contribution to your field based on a bibliometric literature review. Students will be asked to read a variety of published bibliometric articles, review a bibliometric study in a refereed journal, and produce one of their own based on their research interests, to be discussed and approved by the professors. Published professors and editors will guide you through a publishable paper proposal and will help you position yourself as a scholar/researcher in your field

 

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR & FACULTY

Dr. Ilan Alon (Ph.D., Kent State University, USA) is Professor of Strategy and International Marketing at the University of Agder. Prior to that he also had research positions in Harvard University, Georgetown University (USA) and University of International Business and Economics (China). Alon is a researcher in the field of international business with a focus on internationalization, modes of entry, political risk, cultural intelligence and emerging markets.

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Dr. Ziaul Haque Munim (PhD, University of Agder, Norway) is Associate Professor of Maritime Logistics at the University of South-Eastern Norway. He pursued PhD degree in International Management from the University of Agder, and M.Sc in Supply Chain Management from the Vienna University of Economics and Business. His main research interests include maritime economics and logistics, sustainable supply chain management and international business. 

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TARGET AUDIENCE

This is a course designed for PhD students/young researchers who wish to better understand their field of research and gaps in the literature. 

PROGRAMME

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE  (Blended Schedule)

DAY 1: BLENDED LEARNING Before Class (out of class)

Download required software (HistCite, VosViewer, Gephi and Bibliometrix in R)
Read 11 assigned papers and analyse

  • What is the contribution?
  • What are the best practices in the papers?
  • What can the paper do better or improve?

DAY 2: BLENDED LEARNING Before Class - Theory and Practice of Bibliometrics 

  • Watch the bibliometric playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQ45kJKYgpbmhyO9dIXe2ur2evFRQA5_U
  • Test your knowledge

DAY 3: Concepts in literature review and bibliometric analysis (Classroom)

  • How to be a good reviewer of literature reviews?
  • Publishing in peer reviewed journals
  • Publishing literature reviews
  • Bibliometrics as a kind of literature review
  • Types of bibliometric analysis.

DAY 4: Introduction to bibliometric tools (Classroom)

  • Introduction to bibliography databases
  • Introduction to softwares (HistCite, VosViewer, Gephi and Bibliometrix in R)
  • Choosing appropriate databases and softwares

DAY 5: Bibliometric Reviews (Classroom)

  • Present an article (assigned)
  • Present preliminary results (your own)
  • Student-Faculty and Student-Student Collective and One on One Feedback

 

EVALUATION & ECTS

Upon successful completion of the seminar , the participants will be given a certificate of attendance 
and granted 4 ECTS.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested doctoral students should register online (and add the required documents) no later than December 2, 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 1000 € (VAT exempt). This fee includes participation to the seminar, the documents, lunches and 1 group dinner.

EIASM SCHOLARSHIPS
The Institute offers a reduction of the participation fee per member institution (one scholarship per member institution). These 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 December 20, 2019 will be reimbursed with 10% deduction of the total fee. No reimbursement will be possible after this date.

PRACTICALITIES

The seminar will be held at the University of Agder,.

  • The Online learning / January 9-10, 2020
  • Class room programme will start on January 13, 2020, at 09.00 and is scheduled to end on January 15, 2020, at approx 16.00

VENUE
University of Adger
School of Business and Law
Campus Kristiansand
Universitetsveien 25
4630 Kristiansand
Norway

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HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

You are requested to make your own hotel arrangement.

Below two recommended hotels:

Scandic Bystranda: Click HERE

Thon Hotel Parken: Click HERE


ONLINE APPLICATION

TO APPLY CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW
 

REGISTER ONLINE

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