Monthly Archives: August 2016

Conference „Die Vermessung der Third Mission“

Reciprocal interactions between higher education institutions and their societal environment are highly relevant in today`s knowledge society. Universities` “Third Mission” is to advance such interactions.

Two research projects out of the german federal ministry of education and research  funding line „Leistungsbewertung in der Wissenschaft“ have generated new findings concernig the institutionalization of third mission activities in the german higher education sector. Their members will present these findings  at Umweltforum Berlin on September 27 & 28.

For further informations take a look at http://www.che.de/thirdmission2016

Science days in Speyer

On October 14. & 15, 2016 the “Speyer Science Days 2016” (“Speyerer Wissenschaftstage 2016”) will take place at Deutsche Universität für Verwaltungswissenschaften Speyer. The theme is “Impact of science and higher education institutions”.

For further informations take a look at the Program Speyerer Wissenschaftstage (only in German).

Registration is possible until September 30 under http://tinyurl.com/spey-wiss-tage.

Job opening: Research associate (PhD student) at University of Hamburg

The Chair of Organization and Management at the University of Hamburg invites applications for a Research Associate (PhD student). Our new team member commences his/her studies in our reesearch project IndiKon and continues after approximately one year in a state-funded position as a lecturer with teaching responsibilities. The position is initially fixed for three years and remunerated at the salary level TV-L 13 and calls for 75% of standard work hours per week.

Core research areas are: organization theory, public sector professionals, organizational rules, behavioral decision theory. The position commences on 1 October 2016 or at the earliest possible date. If you are interested, please send your applications by August 31 2016. You will find additional information and contact details here: Information in English / Information in German.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me. Looking forward to hearing from you!

2nd Paper Development Workshop for PhD students & early career scholars in Central and Eastern Europe

On October 27 & 28, 2016 the “2nd Paper Development Workshop for PhD students & early career scholars in Central and Eastern Europe” will take place in Vilnius (Lithuania) . The theme is “Challenges in Managing and Organizing Processes of Change”.

The workshop is organized by EGOS, it’s journal “Organization Studies”, and the Organization & Management Theory (OMT) Division of the Academy of Management. It is free of charge.

The deadline for applications has been extended to August 31, 2016.

An application can be send to Loreta Tauginiene: lotaugi@mruni.eu.

For further information take a look at: http://pdw.mruni.eu/