Kühne Logistics University (KLU) is an independent, state-accredited private university based in the HafenCity Hamburg. The KLU offers Master and Bachelor programs in Global Logistics and Management as well as a PhD program. The 2014 Handelsblatt research ranking of management faculties ranks KLU among the top five universities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. With its 23 professors the KLU covers a wide portfolio of fields in the area of logistics and management.
Under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Sönke Albers, Professor of Marketing and Innovation, KLU is looking for a PhD candidate (m/f) that is highly encouraged to conduct empirical research in the area of Internet media streaming services (e.g. Spotify). The position is funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (GZ: AL 190/13-2). The PhD candidate can expect comprehensive support, access to KLUs excellent research infrastructure and to a network of leading scientific and business partners worldwide. The applicant should have a good background in econometric analyses. He or she should have the ability to write clear and concise reports in English and to give presentations to groups of academics and practitioners. The prerequisite is a Master’s or Diploma degree in Business administration/Management or another related area.
Salary and Conditions:
The position has a duration of 4 years and can be filled on mutual agreement as soon as possible. The successful candidate will be employed with a 75% contract and receive an own budget of 5,000 Euro per year for research related costs. The candidate can expect excellent working conditions and a great atmosphere. Applications are considered until the position is filled.
We are looking forward to your application! All applications should be sent by email to Soenke.firstname.lastname@example.org. Your application should include a CV, all relevant certificates and a cover letter explaining your motivation. Should you have any questions concerning the application please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Van Tri directly (+49-40 328707-145).
Kühne Logistics University GmbH
Economics & Management
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Sönke Albers