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The GLOBE Robert J. House Research Award

The GLOBE (Global Leadership and Organizational Behavior Effectiveness) Project is pleased to announce the Robert J. House Research Award sponsored by The Gustavson School at the University of Victoria, Canada. The GLOBE award will honor an outstanding recent dissertation-based paper on Leadership and/or organizational behavior that used the GLOBE Database, GLOBE research tools, GLOBE leadership or GLOBE culture theory. The recipient of the award will receive a $2,500 USD cash prize and be honored at the GLOBE meeting at the 2014 Academy of Management Annual Meeting.

Criteria for submission:

  • The dissertation-based paper should be either single-authored or having the recipient be the leading author in a multiple authored paper. It must be based on a doctoral dissertation completed within the past three years.

  • The paper makes a significant contribution to the research knowledge in the field of global and cross-cultural leadership.

  • It thoroughly incorporates relevant theoretical and empirical literature.

  • The methodology and data analysis should adequately test engaging research questions.

  • The discussion should highlight the theoretical, empirical and practical contributions and suggest future research directions for global and cross-cultural leadership.

  • The paper should logically, succinctly, and clearly present ideas.

Submission deadline:  May 1st 2014.

The following guidelines will be used to ensure consistent submissions by candidates

  • All documents submitted (title page, abstract, main text, figures, tables, references, etc.) must be in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • The maximum length is 40 pages inclusive of title page, abstract, and text.  Tables, figures, appendices, and references are excluded from this count. 
  • Submissions should be prepared in accordance with the guidelines provided in the sixth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.
  • To facilitate the blind review process, the name of the candidate, institutional affiliation, current mailing address, and phone number should only appear on the title page.
  • The candidate must provide a letter from his or her dissertation chair endorsing the submission. This letter should also specify the date of acceptance of the dissertation by the graduate school and that the submission adequately represents the completed dissertation.
  • The candidate must submit a copy of his/her curriculum vitae (CV).  Candidates should submit all materials to the email address of the committee chair - Miriam Erez  [log in to unmask].ad.il
  • Do not submit the actual dissertation.

The winner will be notified by June 30, 2014. 

Committee members: Miriam Erez- Chair, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology; Mary Sully de Luque, Thunderbird School of Global Management, USA; Fu Ping Ping, Chinese University of Hong Kong; Ali Dastmalchian, Gustavson School of Business, University of Victoria, Canada.

In the absence of a paper deemed deserving of the award, the award may be withheld until the next year.

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