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Asia Academy of Management

Doctoral Consortium
December 11-12, 2010

Call for Participation

The AAoM Doctoral Consortium provides an opportunity for doctoral students to meet with a panel of excellent researchers in Asia management issues on December 11-12, 2010 immediately preceding the Asia Academy of Management Conference. The invited scholars so far include Sea-Jin Chang (National University of Singapore), Chun Hui (University of Hong Kong), Shige Makino (Chinese University of Hong Kong), Riki Takeuchi (Hong Kong University of Science & Technology), and Terence Tsai (China Europe International Business School).

The doctoral consortium will start with a reception in the evening of December 11, 2010 (Saturday), followed by a full day of programs on December 12, 2010 (Sunday). About 35 doctoral students will be invited to participate. Applicants who are selected will not be charged a fee for the doctoral consortium but are strongly encouraged to register for the Asia Academy of Management conference that will follow (December 13-14, 2010). Each selected applicant will receive a complimentary reception dinner and a subsidy for one-night hotel accommodation on a shared room basis.

Doctoral students interested in participating in the doctoral consortium should submit a single PDF file consisting of:

  1. An introductory letter in which you indicate what you wish to obtain from the doctoral consortium and what you will be bringing to the doctoral consortium.
  2. A one page research statement on the research you will pursue. If you are at the doctoral dissertation stage, this statement should focus on the dissertation.
  3. Your CV.
  4. A letter of recommendation from your primary dissertation advisor, who should state what you can contribute as well as gain from the doctoral consortium.

Applicants should send the PDF file via email to by September 15, 2010. Your file should be named name.pdf, where name is your full name. An acknowledgement email will be sent to you and to your advisor.

Important Dates:
September 15, 2010 Deadline for application
September 30, 2010 Notification of acceptance
December 11-12, 2010      Doctoral Consortium

Contact Address:
For further information, please contact the Doctoral Consortium Chair:

Christine M. Chan
The University of Hong Kong

Asia Academy of Management

Asia Academy of Managment