+++ Apologies for cross-postings! +++ Please find below the updated Call for Papers for our (very special) PDW taking place in Vilnius in October of this year! Feel free to widely distribute it. Best wishes, Thomas ************************ Call for Applications 2nd Paper Development Workshop for PhD Students and Early Career Scholars in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) “Challenges in Managing and Organizing Processes of Change” 27-28 October 2016 Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius (Lithuania) Sponsored by European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) and Organization Studies (OS), in collaboration with Organization & Management Theory (OMT) Division of the Academy of Management Mentors: Katharina Chudzikowski, EGOS Board Member, University of Bath, UK Mike Geppert, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany, and Turku School of Economics, Finland Frank den Hond, Editor-in-Chief, Organization Studies, Hanken School of Economics, Finland Davide Ravasi, OMT Division Program Chair-Elect, Cass Business School, UK Thomas Steger, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of East European Management Studies (JEEMS), University of Regensburg, Germany Silviya Svejenova, Chair of EGOS, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark Loreta Tauginiene, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania This joint paper development workshop (PDW) of EGOS, OS, and OMT, seeks to provide developmental opportunities for late stage PhD students and early career scholars who are based in the Central and Eastern Europe and do research in the field of organizational and management studies. The PDW aims to help participants develop their academic writing. It also seeks to increase participants’ awareness of the requirements, expectations, and procedures involved in the review processes at peer-reviewed academic journals through presentations and firsthand discussion with the editors of OS, JEEMS, and JMS. In particular, we aim to support participants to develop their papers into conference papers to be submitted to the EGOS Colloquium in Copenhagen, July 6-8, 2017 or to the OMT Division of the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management in Atlanta (Georgia), August 4-8, 2017. In addition, the best papers developed out of the workshop will have the opportunity to be considered for publication in the JEEMS, which "aims to promote the development, advancement and dissemination of knowledge about management issues in Central and East European countries”. The workshop is free of charge. Food and accommodation will be provided to all selected participants. A limited number of travel grants will be offered depending on needs and funds’ availability. Please indicate in your application if you would like to be considered for travel funding. The deadline for the submission of applications has been extended to August 31st, 2016. Please, send your application to Loreta Tauginiene ([log in to unmask]). More information on application is available at http://pdw.mruni.eu/. ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. For information: http://aib.msu.edu/community/aib-l.asp To post message: [log in to unmask] For assistance: [log in to unmask] AIB-L is a moderated list.