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Cologne Graduate School in Management, Economics, and Social Sciences (CGS) offers Scholarships for its Doctoral Program 2013

WiSo-Faculty offers a three-year doctoral program to outstanding students holding a Master’s degree (or German Diploma or equivalent) in Management, Economics and Social Sciences. The CGS specifically encourages international students with a master’s degree in Economics, Finance, Management, Sociology, Psychology, Political Sciences, Energy Economics/Policy, Econometrics/Statistics and related fields to apply.

About the Program:
The course program will start in October 2013. During the first year, students will take part in courses on multidisciplinary methods and theories and subject-specific courses. During the second and third year, students mainly conduct research and work on their thesis. Students are encouraged to spend one term abroad.

The CGS is looking for excellent students who are close to finishing their Master’s degree (or German Diploma or equivalent) and who count among the top 10% of graduates in their Faculty. Teaching language of the program is English.

Students accepted to the program receive a scholarship of EUR 1.200 per month. The scholarship is awarded for a maximum period of three years and is tax-free. Scholarships start with the course program in October 2013.

Note “EWI-Scholarship”:
If your doctoral research focus lies in the field of applied industrial economics (theoretical or empirical), regulatory economics, modelling of energy markets (optimization, methods of numerical simulation), environmental economics, or energy trading, you may also apply for a scholarship at the Institute of Energy Economics at the University of Cologne (EWI). After the first year at the CGS you will join the second and third year at the EWI (www.ewi.uni-koeln.de). The rest of the program, the qualifications needed, the procedure and the scholarship itself are the same as mentioned below.

Application Procedure:
Application is online only and is open from February 15 to April 30, 2013. Application forms and detailed information about all required documents you will find at www.cgs.uni-koeln.de. Please DO NOT send in paper applications.
Please indicate in your application if you are interested in a scholarship at the EWI.

Cologne Graduate School of Management, Economics and Social Sciences (CGS)
Richard-Strauss-Str. 2
50931 Köln
email: admission-cgs@wiso.uni-koeln.de

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Cologne Graduate School: 3 Postdoc Fellowships

Supported by the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung , the Cologne Graduate School in Management, Economics and Social Sciences awards three post-doctoral fellowships . Applicants from all fields of Economics, Management and Social Sciences who have finished their PhD are invited to apply.

We invite applications with a strong research background who work in a field related to one of the existing key research areas at our Faculty; please consult www.wiso.uni-koeln.de. In particular, we encourage applications from researchers interested in doing interdisciplinary research at the boundaries between Economics, Management and/or Social Sciences. Candidates should also have a clear idea of potential research partners within our Faculty.

The two-year fellowship includes a monthly fellowship of EUR 1.700 plus allowances for international travel, experiments, etc. Office space and administrative support will be provided by CGS.

Applicants should submit a statement outlining their research project and their motivation for joining the UoC, a detailed curriculum vitae, and a list of publications in electronic form to weiler@wiso.uni-koeln.de. Two recommendations need to be sent directly to the above mentioned email. Application deadline is: April, 30, 2013.

Cologne Graduate School: Latent Variables and Structural Equation Modeling (26.-28.02.2013)

Die Cologne Graduate School (CGS), Fakultät für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Universität zu Köln, bietet ein dreitägiges Doktorandenseminar an, das für externe Teilnehmer geöffnet ist.

Thema: “Latent Variables and Structural Equation Modeling”

Termin: 26., 27. und 28. Februar 2013

Inhalte: Grundlagen zur Skalenbildung und Messung latenter Variablen, Faktorenanalyse (Tag 1), Einführung in PLS-SEM mit SmartPLS (Tag 2) und in CB-SEM mit AMOS (Tag 3)

Dozenten: Prof. Dr. Jörg Henseler, Radboud University Nijmegen, Prof. Dr. Christian M. Ringle, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) und Prof. Dr. Marko Sarstedt, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg

Credits: 6 ECTS (mit optionaler Prüfung)

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