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2020 PhD Entrepreneurship Academy - Call for Abstract (4 weeks left)

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    2020 PhD Entrepreneurship Academy
    Entrepreneurship Research Training Initiative
    Centre for Entrepreneurship, University of Liverpool Management School, UK
    04-06 May, 2020


    Dear Colleagues, 

    Hosted by Centre for Entrepreneurship at University of Liverpool Management School, the PhD Entrepreneurship Academy is intended for PhD students and early career researchers within 2 years of graduation who want to get a deep understanding of entrepreneurship as field, classic and modern theories of entrepreneurship, innovative research methods, conceptual modelling and theorising and how to publish in entrepreneurship journals. In addition, each participant will have the opportunity to receive feedback on their research project and overall guidance around how can they both develop a publication strategy and embed impact early on into their PhD projects.


    Dr. Gabriella Cacciotti, Warwick Business School

    Prof. Dimo Dimov, Bath School of Management

    Prof. Tom Elfring, University of Liverpool Management School

    Dr. Jonathan Kimmitt, Newcastle University Business School

    Prof. Pablo Munoz, University of Liverpool Management School

    Dr. Ewald Kibler, Aalto Business School, Finland

    Dr. Oana Branzei, Western University Ivey Business School, Canada

    Dr. Richard Tunstall, University of Leeds Business School

    Application - Submit your application ASAP to cei@liverpool.ac.uk

    By 01st of March 2020: A single PDF document with paper abstract or dissertation overview (300 words max) and a short bio (100 words max). Proposals at any stages of development are welcome. You will receive notification if a place is allocated to you by the 15th of March. Please do not make any travel arrangements until you have received confirmation of a place.

    By 15th of April 2020: A 6-page abridged paper for accepted abstracts. While this is not compulsory, only abridged papers will be considered for the best paper awards and one-to-one mentoring.

    Best paper awards

    Newhall Entrepreneurship research impact award. Sponsored by Newhall Publishing and the Centre for Entrepreneurship, this award seeks to celebrate and encourage methodologically rigorous and societally beneficial entrepreneurship studies contributing knowledge and with the potential to make the world a better place. The award-winning researcher will receive £1,000 with a certificate of recognition from the joint sponsors.

    Journal of Business Venturing Insights best paper award. In line with the mission of the Journal of Business Venturing Insights, this award seeks to celebrate thought-provoking research, both empirical and theoretical. The award-winning paper will receive a certificate of recognition from JBVI and Elsevier and will be considered for publication in the journal.

    Organiser: Centre for Entrepreneurship

    The Centre for Entrepreneurship is focused on bringing research and managerial and entrepreneurial practice together by means of problem-based, impact-driven research. Our research tackles the human, ecological, economic and cultural determinants and consequences of entrepreneurship, engaging academics and practitioners within and beyond the Management School. This reflects our commitment to fostering entrepreneurship research where it can potentially contribute to solving society's grand challenges.

    Organising committee

    Prof. Pablo Munoz, pmunoz@liverpool.ac.uk

    Suwen Chen, Suwen.Chen@ed.ac.uk

    Lee Wainwright, leew1@liverpool.ac.uk

    Please see attachment for more details. We look forward to hearing from you! 

    Suwen Chen
    Doctoral Researcher
    University of Edinburgh Business School
    Edinburgh, UK