Phds In Business Management With Specialization In Circular Economy (# Of Pos: 2)

Universities and Institutes of Czech

Czech Republic

November 30, 2022

Description

  • Organisation/Company: Masaryk University - Faculty of Economics and Administration
  • Research Field: Economics
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 30/11/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Czech Republic › Brno
  • The Faculty of Economics and Administration at the Masaryk University (Brno, Czech Republic) is inviting PhD applicants who would like to complete a PhD in the field of business management with a specialization in the circular economy. Students and recent graduates with a background in management, business administration, business informatics, and related disciplines are invited to apply.

    Successful applicants will work within the Research Institute for Sustainable Business. You will be supervised by one of senior scholars from the research group.

    In terms of current capacity and planned research projects, we are currently seeking PhD candidates for the following supervisors and topics:

    Assoc. prof. Alena Klapalová

    Associate professor in Business Management, principal investigator of the Horizon Europe project "Digitalised Value Management for Unlocking the potential of the Circular Manufacturing Systems with Integrated Digital Solutions", an expert in the fields of circular business models and reverse logistics.

    Topics:

  • Ownership issues in access-based consumption
  • Influencers and access-based consumer behavior
  • Assoc. prof. Radoslav Škapa

    Associate professor in Business Management, co-investigator of the Horizon Europe project "Digitalised Value Management for Unlocking the potential of the Circular Manufacturing Systems with Integrated Digital Solutions", an expert in the fields of circular economy, digital tools in business, and reverse logistics

    Topic:

  • Product tracking and other digital tools as enablers for circular economy
  • If you wish to apply, please check profiles of potential supervisors at and submit

  • Letter of application, including description of areas of expertise, research interests, and experience
  • Complete CV
  • to the prospective supervisor according to your research interest and his/her area of expertise: Assoc. prof. Alena Klapalová (klapalov@econ.muni.cz), Assoc. prof. Radoslav Škapa (skapa@econ.muni.cz)

    Once your future supervisor agrees, you may officially apply via our online application. A fee for one application at the Faculty of Economics and Administration is 600 CZK. The online application requires you to submit the following documents (in English):

  • Dissertation project (based on the topic you agreed on with your future supervisor)
  • Structured professional CV
  • Letter of motivation
  • Proof of achieved education
  • Application deadlines:

    30th November 2022, 23:59 (course start date in February 2023)

  • Dissertation project may be submitted by the 20th December 2022.
  • 30th April 2023, 23:59 (course start date in September 2023)

    In case of any questions regarding the PhD programs in general or the application process, please contact Lucie Přikrylová (phd@econ.muni.cz).

    You can also find information on our website. We recommend to read the Terms and Conditions of Admission to the Faculty of Economics and Administration as well.

    Follow us on Twitter for more opportunities (@vedaeconmuni).

    Benefits

    PhD students initially receive a minimal fellowship of 15,500 CZK (approx. 600 EUR) per month for 24 months. After successful defense of their research proposal and submitting first research outcomes, minimal funding of 18,000 CZK (approx. 700 EUR) per month is extended for additional 24 months. In addition, there is a possibility to apply for travel allowances, to participate in a students' grant competition with a high success rate and to participate in research projects with external funding. We typically arrange for PhD students to spend at least one semester at another university in Europe. There is no tuition fee.

    Offer Requirements
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
  • ENGLISH: Excellent

    Skills/Qualifications

    The ideal candidate:

  • must have completed MA degree in Management, Business administration, Business informatics or related fields before the beginning of the course;
  • must be well versed in statistics and quantitative research methods and techniques;
  • must demonstrate attention to detail, and combine integrity, creativity, efficiency and a willingness to cooperate with colleagues;
  • must be passionate about empirical research with applications in business management, business informatics and related fields;
  • must possess good communication and presentation skills; he/she must be fluent in English (both written and spoken);
  • Previous (research) experience, although not required, is considered an advantage.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Masaryk University - Faculty of Economics and Administration
  • Department: Department of Corporate Economy
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // www. econ.muni.cz/
  • E-Mail: phd@econ.muni.cz
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Brno
  • State/Province: Czech Republic
  • Postal Code: 602 00
  • Street: Lipová 507/41a
  • Similar Jobs

    Lulea University

    Sweden Sep 19, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    PhD Student in Industrial Marketing

    Luleå University of Technology experiences rapid growth with world-leading location in the Arctic region, we create global societal benefit. scientific and artistic research and education are carried out in close collaboration with international, national and...

    Chalmers University of Technology

    Sweden Sep 22, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    PhD student position in Leadership for sustainable business development

    Information about the division and the project This PhD student position is placed at the Division of Service Management and Logistics Our research focuses on the management, design, delivery, and empirical, and inter-disciplinary research, with...

    Lulea University

    Sweden Sep 19, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Lecturer in Industrial Marketing

    Luleå University of Technology experiences rapid growth with world-leading location in the Arctic region, we create global societal benefit. In the coming years, multi-billion investments will be made in large projects Luleå University of Technology...

    Universities and Institutes of Czech

    Czech Republic Sep 3, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Phds In Transport Economics (# Of Pos: 2)

    Research Field: Economics the Masaryk University (Brno, Czech Republic) is inviting PhD applicants in the field of transport and/or competition economics. within a research group of Masaryk University Transport Economics Group per month is extended...

    Universities and Institutes of Czech

    Czech Republic Sep 8, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Phds In Microeconomics/Behavioral And Experimental Economics (# Of Pos: 2)

    Research Field: Economics (Masaryk University, Brno) is inviting PhD applicants in the field of empirical microeconomics, behavioral and experimental economics. Any of the following research areas is of particular interest: Successful applicants will work within...

    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

    Belgium 1 week ago

    Add to favorites Read more...

    PhD in Human-Centered Digital Transformation Design

    PhD in Human-Centered Digital Transformation Design You will conduct your research within the Digital Transformation and Information Systems Management (DTIS) team at Vlerick Business School (Brussels, Belgium) in collaboration with the Research Centre for excellent...

    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

    Belgium 1 week ago

    Add to favorites Read more...

    PhD in Human-Centered Digital Transformation Design

    PhD in Human-Centered Digital Transformation Design You will conduct your research within the Digital Transformation and Information Systems Management (DTIS) team at Vlerick Business School (Brussels, Belgium) in collaboration with the Research Centre for excellent...

    University of Leeds

    United Kingdom Sep 13, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Lecturer in Sustainability and Business

    The Sustainability Research Institute (SRI) in the School of Earth and social scientist with a focus on business and sustainability. Our research specialisms include business and organisations for sustainable societies, environment and development, economics and...