The School of Business, Economics and Law, department of Business Administration, Gothenburg is looking for a qualified and motivated individual for one doctoral studentship in economic geography.
The research in economic geography at Gothenburg University is particularly oriented towards geographical aspects of International business (for example foreign trade, international direct investments and technology- and knowledge transfer) and regional economic transformation and structural change (for example changes in regional specialization patterns and labour market mobility). The PhD student will be affiliated to one of our research centres: CIBS (Centre for International Business Studies), or CRA (Centre for Regional Analysis). Current research in economic geography in Gothenburg is employing quantitative methods and large datasets, as well as case study methodology.
Type of employment: Fixed-term employment, fours years full-time PhD studies
First day of employment: 2017-09-01
Reference number: UR 2016/1158
Please apply online.
The application shall include the following documents:
1. CV, curriculum vitae.
2. Certified copies of transcripts/academic records/ Diploma/Degree from university/college specifying general and specific entry requirements.
3. An outline of the research area you are interested in (max five pages).
4. One copy of your Master thesis in Business Administration or comparable academic thesis.
5. Two letters of recommendation and contact information of reference persons.