|Location:||Talence - France|
|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||EUR 1900 per month gross, including health care benefits.|
|Placed On:||14th December 2021|
|Closes:||28th February 2022|
KEDGE Business School seeks to fill up to ten PhD positions in fields of research that are closely related to its Centres of Excellence:
KEDGE Business School is a vibrant business school with four campuses in France (Paris, Bordeaux, Marseille and Toulon), two in China (Shanghai and Suzhou) and two in Africa (Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire). KEDGE Business School offers an international environment, which includes 14,800 students (25% foreign students), 172 full-time faculty members (45% of whom are international) and close to 300 international academic partners. Ranked 34th amongst European Business Schools and 41th worldwide for the Executive MBA by the Financial Times, KEDGE Business School is AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accredited and a member of the French Conférence des Grandes Écoles.
Required Profile for the PhD position
Candidates for the programme are selected on the basis of their CVs, academic references, and interviews with the potential supervisors.
Conditions of employment
Our PhD positions are fully funded for a period of up to 4 years. Appointed PhD candidates are employees of KEDGE Business School and will receive a salary of approx. EUR 1900 per month gross, including health care benefits. Following the 3-paper model, a PhD thesis at KEDGE consists of three related academic papers, which are presented at leading conferences and ultimately submitted to high-quality academic journals. The PhD programme offers extensive training in research methods; students are also encouraged to regularly attend research seminars. Our PhD students furthermore are expected to teach on undergraduate and masters’ courses, which is normally undertaken in English. Training in pedagogy is also available.
Successful candidates are appointed on a full-time basis for a duration of up to four years. The PhD positions are intended to start 1 September 2022.
How to apply
Applications will be reviewed in two selection rounds. The application deadline for the first round is 28 February 2022; the deadline for the second is likely to be April/May 2022. Please note that the positions often get filled during the first round, in which cased we reserve the right to cancel the second one. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview, which can be via an electronic platform like MS Teams, with faculty members of KEDGE.
Please submit the following documents:
Please see additional information on our website.
Send your completed application to the following designated e-mail address:
Please do NOT use the Kedge application platform.
In the header of your e-mail, please clearly state your surname and the Centre of Excellence you are applying for, such as:
‘PhD Application, Smith, Marketing’.
If you wish to be considered for two Centres, please send two e-mails.
Applicants are encouraged to seek additional information from the Heads of the Centres of Excellence:
Marketing: Frédéric Prévot, Professor, Head of the Centre of Excellence Marketing & New Consumption
Supply Chains: Alexandre Lavissière, Assistant Professor, Head of CESIT, Supply Chain Center of Excellence
Sustainability: Johannes Kraack, Associate Professor, Head of the Centre of Excellence Sustainability
Food, Wine & Hospitality: Professor Olivier Gergaud, Head of the Centre of Excellence Food, Wine & Hospitality
International Business: Lutz Preuss, Professor, Director of the PhD Programme
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