02/07/2019
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PhD Student - Department of Accounting, Corporate Finance and Taxation

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Ghent University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EconomicsAdministrative sciences
    EconomicsBusiness economics
    EconomicsFinancial science
    EconomicsIndustrial economics
    EconomicsOther
    EngineeringIndustrial engineering
    Juridical sciencesOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    19/08/2019 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Belgium › Gent
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    38

Last application date: Aug 19, 2019 00:00

Department: EB22 - Department of Accounting, Corporate Finance and Taxation

Employment category: Doctoral fellow

Contract: Limited duration

Degree: Master degree in Taxation, Business Economics, (Applied) Economics, Business Engineering or Business Administration. MSc students graduating before September 2019 are also welcome to apply.

Occupancy rate: 100%

Vacancy Type: Research staff

Job description

The Department of Accounting, Corporate Finance and Taxation (EB22) is looking for highly motivated candidates who wish to write a PhD in corporate taxation. More specifically, we would like to propose a doctoral project on the relation between corporate social responsibility and corporate taxation. The project would include both quantitative and qualitative research methods. The precise research agenda will be decided upon jointly with your supervisor and co-supervisor.

Offer

  • We offer a full-time position as a PhD scholarship recipient, consisting of an initial period of 12 months, which - upon positive evaluation - can be extended for three more years (max. 4 years in total).
  • The Department of Accounting, Corporate Finance and Taxation offers a dynamic and pleasant working environment. The Department enjoys a strong international reputation and is part of a wide network consisting of other universities, companies and institutions. The student will be able to further develop skills through additional PhD courses, seminars, and international conferences.
  • The contract can start on October 1, 2019 at the earliest.

Profile of the candidate

  • You hold a degree of Master in Taxation, Business Economics, (Applied) Economics, Business Engineering or Business Administration.- You have excellent qualifications at bachelor and master level.
  • You have a high level of proficiency in English sufficient to communicate effectively with colleagues.
  • You are prepared to work in Ghent (Belgium).
  • Having excellent statistical skills are considered an asset.

How to apply

Please submit applications at the latest by August 19, 2019 and send the following documents to Prof. dr. Isabelle Verleyen (isabelle.verleyen@ugent.be):

  • curriculum vitae;
  • cover letter outlining your academic interests, research experience and motivation to work on this project;
  • copy of your grades; - copy of your diploma (if already available)

For more information about this vacancy, please contact Prof. dr. Isabelle Verleyen (isabelle.verleyen@ugent.be).

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Engineering
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Juridical sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Ghent University
Belgium
Gent
9000
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 33

EURAXESS offer ID: 423376
Posting organisation offer ID: 131371

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