The 2016 edition of the Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards is NOW OPEN
EFMD and Emerald Group Publishing, publisher of the largest collection of international business and management journals, seek to celebrate excellence in research by sponsoring the 2016 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards.
Award-winning entries will receive a cash prize of €1,500 (or currency equivalent), a certificate and a winners' logo to attach to correspondence. In addition, a number of Highly Commended Awards will be bestowed.
Applicants must only submit to one of the seven categories below:
Operations and production management
Category sponsored by International Journal of Operations & Production Management
Logistics and supply chain management
Category sponsored by International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management
Educational leadership and strategy
Category sponsored by Journal of Educational Administration
Management and governance
Category sponsored by Management Decision
Human resource management
Category sponsored by Personnel Review
Leadership and organization development
Category sponsored by Leadership & Organization Development Journal
Health Care Management
Category sponsored by Journal of Health Organization and Management
Applications deadline: 15 January 2017
The application form is available here.
The entries will be judged by the Editor(s) and at least one Editorial Advisory Board member of the sponsoring journal.
Entries will be judged on the following criteria:
- Significance/implications for theory and practice.
- Originality and innovation.
- Appropriateness and application of the methodology.
- Quality of data/research.
All details, including eligibility, submission requirements as well as a FAQ, can be found on the dedicated Emerald webpage here.