International Submission Call for Research Assistants

Date: October 18, 2011

Tony Fang, PhD, Professor of International Business at Stockholm University, Sweden has the pleasure of recruiting 40 young research assistants to participate in his research project “Yin Yang – A New Perspective on Culture” during 2012-2013. The project is funded by a research grant from Stockholm University School of Business with a number of activities planned including a sponsored travel to Sweden for an intensive global cross-cultural management workshop in the middle of 2012. The 40 young research assistants are expected to come from 40 different countries each of who meet the following criteria:

1. You are currently a PhD candidate or have recently obtained a PhD within a social science discipline (e.g.,management, business, communication, political science, sociology, psychology, anthropology, English literature,and so on); ideally you are under 35 years of age.

2. You have a burning interest in society, culture, human behaviour, language, political institutions, international relations, international business, and globalization.

3. You have intimate indigenous knowledge of your country/national culture and you of course speak the main local language as your mother tongue.

4. You have very good command of English and you have a proven record of conducting academic research.

5. You are expected to come from one of the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China,Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Israel, Italy,Japan, Madagascar, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa,South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, The Netherlands, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, UK, USA.

Applications with the following materials shall be submitted to yingyang@fek.su.se no later than November 1st, 2011.

For the full version of  the submission guidelines please click here.