2015 IFERA Doctoral and Faculty Development Consortiums 

Program: 30 June 2015

Time

Doctoral Consortium – Beginner (DCB)

Doctoral Consortium – Advanced (DCA)

Faculty Development Consortium (FDC)

8:30

Coffee and registration

9:00

Binz Astrachan/Harms

Welcome and information about the logistics of the day 

9:15

 

Michael Frese

Finding 'The Gap': How to find an original and relevant research topic for your dissertation
 

Reinhard Prügl

Conceptualizing, measuring, and designing studies on innovation in family firms
 

Torsten Pieper

Serving the family business community: managing teaching, research and service expectations

 

10:15

 Coffee

10:30

 

Jolien Huybrechts

Tackling the literature review: On performing a solid, thorough and meaningful literature review

 

Breakout Session I

2 students + 1 faculty 

 

Sabine Rau

The art of supervising doctoral students

11:30

 

Breakout Session

2 – 3 students + 1 faculty

 

Carlo Salvato

Publishing 101: how to get your work published 

 

Mattias Nordqvist

Building interest and acquiring funds for family business research in your country or research community

12:30

Lunch

1:15

 

Richard L. Priem

Does CEO gender matter? Examining differences in firm risk-taking and the risk-performance relationship 

2:00

 

Eddy Laveren

How to develop testable hypotheses and meaningful constructs

 

Cristina Cruz

Advancing the SEW concept: limitations and opportunities

 

 

3:00

Coffee

3:20

 

Hermann Frank

New System Theory as a framework for understanding family business

 

Breakout Session II

2 students + 1 faculty

  

Richard Priem

Advancing your early stage academic career

4:30

 

Reinhard Prügl

Managing the process: mastering the challenges of the PhD journey

Michael Frese

The psychology of family businesses  

5:15

 

Goel/Strunk

Conclusion and acknowledgments

 Consortium Manager: Claudia Binz Astrachan