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The Finnish Doctoral Programme in Business Studies
New Application Deadline: March 9, 2017
Professor Jorma Larimo (firstname.lastname@example.org) - Programme Coordinator
Professor Hartmut H. Holzmueller, TU Dortmund University, Germany: Culture theory, multi-centric team management, experiences from cross-cultural research, qualitative/ explorative research methodology
Professor Edwin Nijssen, Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands: Research designs, use of borrowed scales, experiences from cross-cultural research
Professor Thomas Salzberger, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Austria: Measurement theory, emic and etic methodology, quantitative/ confirmative cross-cultural research
Due to globalization and higher international trade volumes there is an increasing trend in management research to conduct cross-cultural, cross-national and cross-disciplinary studies. Methods and methodology for comparative studies, however, require special knowledge and special skills. Researchers involved in cross-cultural research projects need to be familiar with the cross-cultural research methods and even be able to create novel methods and techniques in order to increase the validity, reliability, and trustworthiness of cross-cultural research. The empirical design becomes even more complicated, when studies are conducted in transitional and developing economies.
The course provides knowledge in:
After the course the participants are familiar with relevant methodological literature on cross-cultural methods. They are able to use the literature as a guideline for their own methodological choices. The participants will understand the difficulties but also the opportunities of conducting cross-cultural research. The participants will receive knowledge, understanding and preparedness to independently develop skills in conducing empirical cross-cultural research.
Doctoral students and post doctoral researchers who are conducting or are aiming to conduct comparative cross-national/cultural or international research. The participants should be doctoral students or faculty members of universities of KATAJA or cooperation partners of KATAJA.
In order to pass the course you are required to
The course is 6 ECTS
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Interested doctoral students should register online (and add the required documents) no later than March 9 (new Deadline). Besides doctoral students, other researchers may participate. The number of participants will be limited to 25 to create a stimulating environment. The selection among the applicants will be conducted by the programme coordinator & Faculty. They will review the following documents which should necessarily complement each application form:
The normal participation fee for an EDEN seminar is 1.100€.
As part of the collaboration between KATAJA and EIASM, the participation fee is waived for doctoral students or faculty members of universities of KATAJA or cooperation partners of KATAJA
This fee covers participation to the seminar, the course materials, lunches as well as one group dinner.
TIME AND LOCATION
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CONTACT AT UNIVERSITY OF VAASA
Professor Jorma Larimo - email@example.com
For practical information: Tiina Leposky - firstname.lastname@example.org
TO APPLY CLICK ON THE LINK BELOWFor 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