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Call for Papers: International Conference on Path Dependence

Call for Papers

3rd International Conference on Path Dependence
February 17-18, 2014
Freie Universität Berlin School of Business & Economics

The theory of path dependence is attracting increasing attention. A considerable number of scholars have been using the theory for the study of historical imprints, escalating dynamics and organizational inertia in different fields and on different levels. The conference is organized by the Path Dependence Research Centre (Pfadkolleg) of the Freie Universität Berlin. It aims at providing a platform for the discussion of most recent path-related research.

Deadline for submission is October 15, 2013.

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VHB-ProDok: Kurs “Qualitative Methoden in der Managementforschung”

Vom 12. bis 15. März 2013 findet in Berlin ein

VHB Kurs zum Thema “Qualitative Methoden in der Managementforschung”

statt. Der Kurs wird von Prof. Dr. Georg Schreyögg (Freie Universität Berlin), Prof. Paula Jarzabkowski PhD (Aston Business School / Cornell University) und Jun. Prof. Dr. Jana Costas (Freie Universität Berlin) geleitet. Im Kurs werden methodische Grundlagen und weitergehende Kenntnisse in der qualitativen Managementforschung vermittelt. Die Zahl der Teilnehmer ist auf 20 begrenzt. Die Teilnahmegebühr beträgt EUR 600 Euro. Anmeldungen werden bis zum 15. Februar 2013 an  doktorandenprogramm(at)vhbonline(dot)org erbeten.

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Call for Papers: EGOS Sub-theme on Routines and Path Dependence

Call for Papers for the

29th EGOS Colloquium,
Subtheme 39: “Bridging Time: Exploring the Dynamics of Routines and Path Dependence

From 4th to 6th July 2013, the 29th EGOS Colloquium will be held in Montréal, Canada with the general theme Bridging Continents, Cultures and Worldviews (www.egos2013.net). Georg Schreyögg and Jörg Sydow, both Freie Universität Berlin, and Martha S. Feldman, University of California, will convene the sub-theme Bridging Time: Exploring the Dynamics of Routines and Path Dependence. Researchers who study the temporalization of routines and the relations between patterns of persistence and patterns of change are invited to apply for the sub-theme. A special focus will be on exploring the temporal patterning and tensions between the logic of change in and through routines and the self-reinforcing dynamics of stabilization in and between organizations. Please note that there is a Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Organization Science on “Routine Dynamics: Exploring Sources of Stability and Change in Organization”, co-edited by Martha S. Feldman. Submission deadline Septemberg 1st, 2013.

CGG Lecture Series: ‘No man is an island’. Social networks and social capital (27.06.12)

CGG Lecture Series NETWORKED GOVERNANCE Steuerung von Netzwerken – Steuerung durch Netzwerke

Prof. Dr. Flap, Universität Utrecht
‘No man is an island’. Social networks and social capital

Mittwoch, 27.06.2012
um 18 Uhr im Hörsaal K
(Hauptgebäude der Universität Hamburg, Edmund-Siemers-Allee 1)

Bitte beachten Sie: Der Vortrag von Prof. Dr. Sydow, Freie Universität Berlin, wird nicht am kommenden Freitag, 18.5., stattfinden, sondern am Freitag, 29.06., von 12-14 Uhr, im Hörsaal F, Von-Melle-Park 6.

FU Berlin: Postdoc für das Projekt “Transatlantic Relations and Global Governance” (TRANSWORLD)

Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften
Zentralinstitut Osteuropa-Institut
Department of Political and Social Sciences Institute for Political
Science ASTEI

Postdoc Position
Current funding is available for two years
Salary according to E 13 TV-L FU

Job Description:

  • Post-doctoral position for EU funded project on “Transatlantic Relations and Global Governance” (TRANSWORLD)
  • Research in the realm of “Transatlantic Relations and Global Governance”
  • Communication with project partners
  • Project management (budget control, oversight of accounting etc.)
  • Supervision of researchers and student assistance

Required Qualification:

PhD/ Doctoral degree in political science with excellent dissertation

Desired Qualification:

  • Expertise in transatlantic relations, particularly human rights and democracy promotion policies (EU and US)
  • additional expertise in international security

Applications including all relevant documents and quoting the mentioned application code “Transworld” should be submitted by March 12th, 2012 to

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften
Arbeitsstelle European Integration (ASTEI)
Frau Prof. Dr. Tanja Börzel
Ihnestr. 22
D-14195 Berlin (Germany)