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2017 ISA Dissertation Award

  • 1.  2017 ISA Dissertation Award

    Posted 11-22-2017 10:55

    The Industry Studies Association (ISA) is pleased to invite nominations for its 2017 Annual Dissertation Award competition. The goal of the award is to recognize and reward outstanding doctoral research in the area of industry studies. The award is accompanied by a $500 honorarium for first prize and a $250 honorarium for second prize.

    Nominations are due by December 15, 2017, but can be submitted at any time. For more information about the nomination and selection processes, please visit: Nominations can be submitted via this link:

    To be eligible for the competition, candidates must have completed a doctoral dissertation in economics, management science, industrial engineering, political science, sociology, or in a related or interdisciplinary field between September 1, 2016, and August 31, 2017. Candidates must have successfully defended their dissertations and received the final approval and all required sign-offs on their dissertation document by the August 31, 2017 date.

    We hope you consider nominating a promising recent graduate for this award and please feel encouraged to post this announcement to other appropriate email distribution lists.

    ECDC Dissertation Award Committee 

    Alexandre Jacquillat
    Assistant Professor of Operations Research and Public Policy
    Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Pittsburgh PA