Asia Academy of Management (AAoM)
Doctoral & Junior Faculty Consortium
June 24, 2015
(October 27, 2014 as Submission Deadline)
Hong Kong Campus, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Call for Participation
The Asia Academy of Management (AAoM) Doctoral & Junior Faculty Consortium provides an opportunity for doctoral students and junior faculty members (i.e., no more than 3 years from the award of PhD) to meet and interact with a panel of excellent researchers on Asian management issues on June 24, 2015.
The consortium will be held at Chinese University of Hong Kong. A panel of experts will participate in the workshop, including Xu Huang (Hong Kong Polytechnic University), Jason Shaw (Hong Kong Polytechnic University), Riki Takeuchi (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology), and Haibin Yang (City University of Hong Kong).
In this half-day consortium, about 35 young scholars will be invited to participate. Applicants who are selected will not be charged a fee for the consortium but are strongly encouraged to register for the Asia Academy of Management conference (June 22-24, 2015).
Doctoral students or junior faculty members interested in participating in the consortium should submit a PDF file consisting of:
1. A one-page introductory letter in which you indicate what you wish to obtain from the consortium and what you will be bringing to the consortium.
2. The applicant's one-page CV that includes full contact information.
3. The applicant's two-page summary of their (a) dissertation progress up-to-date OR (b) a working paper based on an ongoing project. The summary should include the following content: research purpose; research design/methodology/approach; (anticipated) findings; research limitations/implications (if applicable); practical implications (if applicable); originality/value; paper type (general review, research paper, technical paper; conceptual paper; viewpoint). You can also include in the final paragraph any areas you would especially like feedback on.
4. A letter of recommendation from your primary dissertation advisor, who should state what you can contribute as well as gain from the consortium.
(Note: Junior faculty members don’t need to submit the dissertation progress and the recommendation letter.)
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