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New Doctoral Student Consortium - Registration open!

  • 1.  New Doctoral Student Consortium - Registration open!

    Posted 07-09-2020 23:57

    Dear CM members,

    If you're a first or second-year doctoral student, a prospective doctoral student, see below for a valuable opportunity at this August's virtual AOM meetings.  The message below comes from Marla White, the Division Liaison from the 2020 New Doctoral Student Consortium Organizing Committee.



    2020 Virtual AOM New Doctoral Student Consortium (NDSC) 

    Friday August 07 – Sunday August 09, 2020

    10:00 AM-12:00 (noon) EST


    The 2020 Virtual New Doctoral Student Consortium (NDSC) is currently accepting registrants for its Professional Development Workshop (PDW) at the AOM Virtual Annual Meeting. Established in 1997, the NDSC is the only cross-disciplinary AOM Annual Meeting event  designed specifically for first and second year doctoral students, as well as those considering the doctoral path. Open to members of all AOM divisions, this interactive session is designed to integrate participants into the AOM academic community and to provide a foundation for excelling in doctoral life. This year, the NDSC is embracing the opportunity to go online and connect new doctoral students in a virtual format. The NDSC will run across three days:


    • Friday, August 7th: 10:00am-12:00 (noon) EST Session ID# 19680
    • Saturday, August 8th: 10:00am-12:00 (noon) EST Session ID# 23347
    • Sunday, August 9th :10:00am-12:00 (noon) EST Session ID# 23348


    Sessions will include: 

    • Informational presentations on topics such as succeeding in a doctoral program, publishing research, and managing an academic career 
    • Networking opportunities with fellow doctoral students and established scholars in small breakout groups during the consortium
    • A chance to meet doctoral students from around the world with similar research interests and backgrounds - creating a sense of community within the larger AOM conference 

    The deadline to register online is July 30th, 2020.  

    • Pre-registration is required for this workshop as space is limited to 110 participants.
    • We recommend registering as soon as possible as spots have filled up very quickly in the past.   

    Here is the link to the Google Doc Registration Form that participants need to complete for registration:


     Registered participants will receive a confirmation e-mail with further guidance on how to enter the virtual session. In case of any questions, please reach out to us on

     Follow us on twitter @AOM_NDSC for updates and information! Please join our AOM community page  for more information, FAQs, and to connect with your peers.   


    We look forward to seeing you online!  


    Best regards, 

    2020 NDSC Organizing Team 

    Chair: Louisa Bloedorn, WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management

    Organizer:Jacob Brown, Boston College 

    Organizer: Krista Carver, Louisiana State University

    Organizer:Maggie Cascadden, University of Alberta

    Organizer: Victor Chen, University of North Texas

    Organizer:Kristen Faile, University of Texas San Antonio

    Organizer: Karl Larsen, University of Michigan

    Organizer: Parul Manocha, Virginia Tech

    Organizer: Joe Schaefer, University of Mississippi

    Organizer:Thekla Schmidt, WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management

    Organizer: Shona Smith, University of Texas at Arlington

    Organizer:Marla White, University of Texas at Arlington


    Lukas Neville
    Asper School of Business
    University of Manitoba