Scholarships Awarded!

Workshop Chairs

picture of Tina Ambos Tina

picture of Matthias Brauer Matthias

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact the Workshop Co-Chairs at the above email addresses.

To see the complete version of the Doctoral Workshop Call for Participants, please download the provided PDF.

Apply to the Workshop

You can submit your application online. Click here for more information.

Senior Faculty & Panellists

picture of Tomi Laamanen Tomi LaamanenUniversity of St. Gallen

picture of Randi Lunnan Randi LunnanBI Norwegian Business School

picture of Chet Miller Chet MillerUniversity of Houston

picture of James Robins James RobinsWU-Vienna

picture of Matthias Spitzmueller Matthias SpitzmuellerQueen's Unversity

picture of Stephen B Tallman Stephen B TallmanUniversity of Richmond

picture of Jorge Walter Jorge WalterGeorge Washington University

Doctoral/Junior Faculty Workshop
May 28, 2015

The Strategic Management Society (SMS) is pleased to announce that a Doctoral/Junior Faculty Workshop will be held on May 28, 2015, preceding the SMS Special Conference in St. Galen Switzerland. This workshop will be held on the main campus of the University of St. Gallen in the library building (a different location than the main conference). Click here for directions.

Advanced doctoral students, post-docs and junior faculty in Strategic Management and related areas are encouraged to apply.

The main objectives of the SMS St.Gallen 2015 Doctoral/Junior Faculty Workshop is to provide a supportive setting where participants can broaden their academic network with senior faculty as well as other current doctoral students/junior faculty, meet with journal editors, learn about the publication process, and develop a better understanding of the particularities of the application and career process in different institutional settings.

The format of the workshop will be a combination of presentations and interactive sections. Our tentative agenda is:

Workshop Schedule

12:00 - 13:00
Welcome coffee and snacks
13:00 - 14:30
"Making an academic career in different institutional contexts (US – Europe – Asia)"
Tina Ambos (University of Sussex)
Matthias Brauer (University of Mannheim)
Randi Lunnan (BI Norwegian Business School)
James Robins (WU Vienna)
Matthias Spitzmueller (Queen’s School of Business)
Jorge Walter (George Washington University)"
14:30 - 15:00
Coffee Break
15:00 - 17:00
"Meet the Editors: How to Publish in Top Tier Journals"
Open to All Conference Participants
Tomi Laamanen: Associate Editor, Strategic Management Journal
Chet Miller: Associate Editor. Academy of Management Discoveries
James Robins: Editor-in-Chief, Long Range Planning
Stephen Tallman: Co-Editor, Global Strategy Journal


Applicants should submit the following documents:

Proposals must be submitted to the SMS Special Conference St Galln website by February 28, 2015

Strategic Management Society

St. Gallen