Media Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC), Jönköping University, Sweden

Bursa » Media Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC), Jönköping University, Sweden

Postuar me: 30/08/2013 1:19pm

Afati: 20/12/2013

Niveli: PhD

Lemia: Te ndryshme

The Media Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC) at Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University, Sweden, is offering visiting doctoral fellowships in the field of media business and media economics for advanced doctoral students at other universities. Applications are invited from students to spend up to three months at the MMTC to work on their dissertations, exchange ideas and knowledge, and use the resources of the centre.

Applicants must be pursuing doctoral work in economics, management, accounting/finance, law or communications related to media economics, media management, or economic policy issues of media.

Visiting doctoral fellows receive:

  • Round trip travel to and from home institution
  • Housing
  • Shared office space located with other visiting research fellows
  • Access to a computer, photocopying and printing, as well as the staff common room
  • Library access
  • Free entry to all Institute events.

The Media Management and Transformation Centre is Europe’s premier centre on media business studies and offers doctoral studies and research fellowships, and hosts conferences and workshops for researchers that are designed to improve knowledge and understanding of media business issues. Its mission is to develop knowledge about issues raised by the large-scale transformation of the media industries created by globalization, consolidation and the creation of dominant firms, the proliferation of contemporary information and communication technologies, cross-media activities, fragmenting audiences, and changing revenue patterns. The centre is directed by Assistant Professor Mart Ots and leading scholars worldwide on mass media economy.

Applicants should send:

  • Letter of intent explaining why you want to apply, what you expect to gain from the fellowship, and a one paragraph description of the research you will undertake.
  • Copy of your dissertation proposal, a letter of recommendation from your doctoral supervisor, which should include an indication of the relevance of MMTC interests to your dissertation research
  • curriculum vita and copies of attested documents (transcript, diploma)
  • copy of your Bachelor’s or Master’s thesis
  • personal description of yourself

Fall semester 2013 - by July 31, 2013
Spring Semester 2014 – by December 20, 2013
Fall semester 2014 – by 30 April, 2014