School of Business and Economics

Events

27 September 2017

PHD Conference 2017

  • 8.45am - Registration, 9.10am - Opening Speech, 12.50pm - Lunch, 17.15pm - Networking
  • Stewart Mason Building

About this event

The PhD conference is an annual event which bring PhD students and academics from the school together to share research and expertise from each of the business schools 7 disciplines.

It includes presentations from the PhD students at Loughborough University Business school about their research, alongside workshops from our distinguished academics on Impact, analysing research, and the hot topic of decision sciences. 

 

Programme

08.45

Registration 

9.10

Opening Speech: Professor Tom Jackson 

9.30 

Decision Sciences: A research Agenda

10.30 

Coffee/tea Break

10.50 

Discipline specific workshops

Accounting and Financial Management: Research methodology in A&F - Dr Rhoda Brown

Economics - PhD life cycle/publishing in economics/an economist's job market - Dr. Jon Seaton

Human Resource Management/Organisational Behaviour - Behind the curtain: Realities and myths of finishing a PhD and getting an academic job - Dr. Ciara Kelly 

Info Management - An inaugural lecture on the future of CIM - Prof. Peter Kawalek 

IBS & Innovation - Thinking about your career from the first day of your PhD: What does it take to start and develop an academic career in IBSI areas? 

MSO - Systematic literature review/Publishing process/Impact 

Marketing & Retailing - An interactive workshop on theory - Prof. John Cadogan 

11.50

PHD Presentations

12.50

Lunch and Poster presentation 

13.30

PHD Presentations

15.30

Coffee/tea Break

15.50

Workshops

  • Evaluating Qualitative & Quantitative research 
  • Maximising your research impact 

16.50

Closing Speech and Awards

17.15

Networking & BBQ