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.
Applicants who can document further qualifications can make a special agreement to be employed as research fellows for 2½ years.
Salary and appointment as a PhD student or a research fellow will be in accordance with the Ministry of Finance’s agreement with the Central Academic Organisation.
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.
A committee of experts in the field in question will consider all applications.
Assessment of the applicants will be based on the quality and relevance of the project, including an evaluation of the applicant’s ability to accomplish it.
Potential applicants are requested to contact Torben Pedersen (tp.smg [at] cbs.dk ) or Bent Petersen (bp.smg [at] cbs.dk ) to be informed about relevant supervisors.
The application must be submitted to:
Copenhagen Business School
Center for Strategic Management and Globalization
Att.: Professor Nicolai J. Foss
Marked "PhD – 33-2626"
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.