PhD Scholarship in Blended Learning at CBS in Denmark, 2018

Scholarships: The Copenhagen Business School is offer a vacant PhD scholarship within the field of Blended Learning. The RiBL project is a 5 year externally funded project. The PhD will be part of the project Research in Blended Learning (RiBL), which will run until the end of 2022. The aim of the project is the construction of new knowledge about the future of technology-supported teaching and learning in Higher Education and its consequences and prospects for student learning.

Host College/University: The University of Copenhagen is the oldest university and research institution in Denmark. Founded in 1479 as a stadium general, it is the second oldest institution for higher education in Scandinavia after Uppsala University.   

Degree level: Scholarships are available to pursue Ph.D. programme. 

Field of Study: Scholarships are awarded within the field of Blended Learning. Core research areas of the Department of Marketing are Business-to-Business/Industrial Marketing, Retailing, Consumer Behaviour, Marketing Communication, Strategic Design and Business development, Market-Oriented Management, Neuroscience, Tourism and Cultural Management.

Scholarship Award: A PhD scholarship runs for a period of 3 years, and includes teaching obligations equivalent of ½ year’s work (840 work hours). The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 23.770 (app. 3,160 euro) up to DKK 28.964 (app. 3,860 euro) depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totaling 17,1 % of 85 percent of the base salary. The salary level and appointment are determined by the Ministry of Finance’s collective agreement with the Central Academic Organisation.

Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  • To be considered, the candidate should have a basic training at the Masters level (similar to the 3 + 2 Bologna process). An educational background in the social sciences is necessary. The applicant must have successfully completed the Master’s degree before commencing Ph.D. at CBS. The applicants must be fluent in English.
  • The applicants must be fluent in English.

Applying procedure Instructions: The application (see link below) must include a 5-page project description. This research proposal should contain a presentation of an original research question, a description of the initial theoretical framework and methodology, a presentation of the suggested empirical material as well as a work-plan. In addition to the research proposal, the application must include copies of a Master’s degree certificate or other certificates of a corresponding level, brief curriculum vitae (CV), a list of papers and publications, and one copy of a selected written work (e.g. Master’s thesis). Applications must enclose documentation for English language skills.

Scholarships Official Web Links:

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Scholarship Deadline: January 3, 2018.