German Audience: Stellenausschreibung für wiss. Mitarbeiter/in (Vollzeit) an der Universität Mannheim (1/4/15)
Im Team „Digitalisierung und Wettbewerbsfähigkeit des Mittelstands“ des Instituts für Mittelstandsforschung (ifm) ist ab sofort eine Vollzeitstelle zur wissenschaftlichen Weiterqualifikation (Promotion) zu besetzen. Die Stelle ist zunächst befristet auf drei Jahre mit der Aussicht auf Verlängerung. more...
EGOS Colloquium 2015 - Sub-theme 36: Institutional Theories of Family Firms (11/27/14)
Research on family firms has accelerated over the past decades but much existing theory focuses upon factors internal to the family and firm such as their governance structure and family members’ emotional attachments to the firm. Yet family firms operate in divergent cultural and institutional contexts around the world. While scholars studying Asian family firms have begun to explore institutional effects (e.g. Luo & Chung, 2013) research employing institutional perspectives is sparse. The absence of institutional theories of organization, family, and context limit our understanding of this prevalent organizational form. We therefore call for researchers to develop institutional theories of family firms with different levels of analysis. more...
Organizational Creativity, Play and Entrepreneurship (11/21/14)
10th Organization Studies Summer Workshop and Special Issue
21-23 May 2015, Chania, Crete, Greece
Deadline for submission of abstracts for the OS Workshop: December 15th, 2014
(Please note: There is a separate deadline for submissions to the Special Issue)
Daniel Hjorth, Copenhagen Business School, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy
Antonio Strati, University of Trento, Research Unit of Communication,
Organizational Learning and Aesthetics
Elke Weik, University of Leicester, School of Management
Chris Steyaert, St Gallen University
Anna Scalfi Eghenter, www.scalfiandeghenter.com more...
How Do Institutions Matter? Alberta Institutions Conference - Abstract submission deadline: December 15, 2014 (10/30/14)
While the question of how institutions matter is in many respects an age-old question, we believe that it merits revisiting. Conference: June 12-14, 2015, Fairmont Banff Springs Resort, Banff, Alberta, Canada more...
Reminder: Call for Paper 11th Workshop New Institutionalism, Vienna 2015, Submission Deadline: Nov. 15th (10/22/14)
In its 11th edition, the annual workshop of the new institutionalism network returns to Vienna where it was first held in 2005. Hosted at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, March 26th-27th, 2015 - Deadline for Submission: November 15th, 2014 more...
PhD Course at CBS on ‘Institutional Logics and Conventions in Organizational Analysis’; 20-22 May 2015 (10/11/14)
Prof. Laurent Thévenot, EHESS, Paris
Prof. Roger Friedland, Sociology, University of California
Prof. Ann Westenholz, Department of Organization, CBS
Assoc. Prof. Susanne Boch Waldorff, Department of Organization, CBS
Assist. Prof. Christina Berg Johansen, Department of Organization, CBS
Information on the course can be found at: www.cbs.dk/en/node/346815
CMS - Call for subtheme proposals - Extension of Deadline to MONDAY 15th September!! (9/9/14)
The 9th International Conference in Critical Management Studies
IS THERE AN ALTERNATIVE? MANAGEMENT AFTER CRITIQUE
University of Leicester
8-10 July 2015
CALL FOR SUB-THEME PROPOSALS more...
Two Open Positions at Hertie School of Governance, Berlin (9/8/14)
The research team on Social Innovation led by Professor Johanna Mair in cooperation with the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society at Stanford University is looking to hire a Ph.D. level research associate and a postdoctoral researcher „Organizational Sociology, Organizational Theory or Strategic Management“ interested in researching alternative economic futures and the institutional and organizational arrangements enabling such futures. more...
Special Issue of Organization Studies (9/4/14)
The Material and Visual Turn in Organization Theory:
Objectifying and (Re)acting to Novel Ideas
Eva Boxenbaum (Mines ParisTech & Copenhagen Business School).
Candace Jones (Boston College)
Renate Meyer (WU Vienna & Copenhagen Business School)
Silviya Svejenova (Copenhagen Business School & Esade Business School)
Deadline for paper submissions: February 28th 2015 more...