Call for Applications [PDW]

Call for Applications [PDW]

International Management (IM) Division Paper Development Workshop (PDW) 2020

IM PDW Chair:

  • Srividya Jandhyala (ESSEC Business School)

The International Management (IM) Division will conduct a virtual Paper Development Workshop at the virtual Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management on Wednesday, August 4, 2020.

Participants will have the opportunity to get candid and developmental feedback from several seniors, highly experienced scholars. While priority will be given to junior scholars, all are welcome to apply. Applicants from other fields trying to internationalize their research are also welcome.

All papers submissions must fit under the International Management Division’s mandate: The International Division of the Academy of Management focuses on content pertaining to the theory, research, and practice of management with a cross-border or cross-cultural dimension. Major topics include: the cross-border management of operations, including multi-country, multi-unity, strategy formulation, and implementation; involving forms and management practices in cross-border business; the cross-border differential impact of cultural, social, economic, technological, political, and other institutional forces on strategies, organizational forms, and management practices; the international competitiveness of firms, industries, and nations; and comparative management studies involving two or more countries.

We also encourage participants in the Paper Development Workshop to participate in the “Meet-the-Editors” session. This session will provide an invaluable opportunity to hear directly from Editors at some of the leading journals in the field of international management.

Submission instructions:

Submit the following by May 15, 2021 to the Paper Development Workshop Chair, Srividya Jandhyala at

  • CV and a complete paper. The paper may be a newly completed paper that could use a senior scholar’s eye or one that has been rejected and needs guidance.

Participants will be notified about the acceptance of their submissions by June 15, 2021. Please note that you need to be registered for the AOM conference in order to participate in this Paper Workshop Development.

Please note that you need to be registered for the virtual AOM Meeting in order to participate in this PDW.

Download the PDW Call in PDF here