Copenhagen Business School invites applications for the PhD Scholarship in Leadership in Denmark for the 2021/22 academic year.
By announcing a scholarship in Leadership, the department of Organization wishes to strengthen its research capacity within this area. It seeks, for example, research proposals addressing one of the following themes:
- in interaction and as practice
- entrepreneurial organizations
- complex projects and temporary organizations
- shared and distributed leadership
- and grand challenges
- of organizational change and development
- development activities
Worth of Award
- The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement.
- tuition fees,
- office space,
- travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 27.568 up to DKK 33.293 depending on seniority, plus
- a pension contribution totaling 17,1 %.
To be considered for the PhD Scholarship in Leadership, applicants
- should have a basic training at the Master’s level (similar to the 3 + 2 Bologna process).
- must have completed an M.A/M.Sc. either in Psychology, Business Administration and Psychology or a related social science or humanities field.
- must be fluent in English.
- should show interest in joining the Department’s research environment and demonstrate enthusiasm for working in the organization, highlighting, for example, relevant business, educational, and dissemination activities.
Priority will be given to applicants with high grades from their universities. For enrollment in the PhD School, applicants must have received a grade of 10 or higher on the Danish 7-point grading scale on their master’s thesis.
How to Apply
- A project description (max. 5 pages): This research proposal should contain a presentation of an original research question focusing on leadership, a description of the initial theoretical framework and research design including methodology and suggested empirical material as well as a work-plan in the form of a Gantt Chart, and finally a brief outline of how the project would fit within the Department of Organization.
- Copies of a Master’s degree certificate or other certificates of a corresponding level.
- Brief curriculum vitae (CV).
- A list of papers and publications.
- One copy of a selected written work (e.g. Master’s thesis).
- Documentation for English language skills if English is not the mother tongue.
Deadline: June 10, 2021.