PhD Scholarship at Copenhagen Business School - Denmark

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The Department of Industrial Economics and Strategy invites applications for a vacant PhD scholarship within the following research area: Country capabilities and the international competitiveness of firms.

The department will give priority to applicants who demonstrate competencies within empirics and theory, and who show an interest in both joining the department’s research environment and functioning as a link to the relevant industry.

An educational background in the social sciences, preferable business economics, is necessary. Relevant business experience may be useful.

To be awarded a scholarship, one must be enrolled as a PhD student.

Enrolment is dependent on the acceptance of an application, including a short project description prepared in co-operation with the Department.

The description of the research project should contain a presentation of the intended focus problems, including the theory and methodology expected to be used.

A PhD scholarship runs for a period of 3 years and is only awarded to applicants with a Master’s degree.

The scholarship stipulates that the holder carry out tasks equivalent to 840 work hours.

In addition, all applicants must submit an application that includes a completed compulsory application form, copy of Master’s degree certificate or other certificates of a corresponding level, brief curriculum vitae (CV), and a list of papers and publications.

Application deadline: 1 October

For further information please contact:

Associate professor Henrik Sornn-Friese,
Tel: +45 3815 2932,
E-mail: hsf.ivs [at]

Potential applicants are encouraged to contact the Department well in advance of the application deadline in order to work out a project description.

The application must be submitted to:

Copenhagen Business School
Department of Industrial Economics and Strategy
Kilevej 14 A
DK-2000 Frederiksberg
Marked PhD – 33-2859

Applications received by e-mail or discs will not be taken into consideration.

All interested researchers irrespective of age, sex, race, religion, or nationality are invited to apply for the position.

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