The research areas of this scholarship are: Scholarship is awarded in Global English Business Communication (GEBCom) project with special reference to communication between Danish and Chinese business people working within the Carlsberg Group and with focus on how these two groups produce various types of Requests compared to a corresponding British control group.
Who can apply to this scholarship? The applicant should be able to meet the following requirements:
· S/he should be fluent in English, Chinese and Danish
· S/he should have a master’s degree in English
· S/he should be able to document knowledge and/or experience within the field of intercultural communication
· S/he should be acquainted with pragmatic theory To be considered, the candidate should have a basic training at the Masters level (similar to the 3 + 2 Bologna process). An educational background in the social sciences is necessary. The applicant must have successfully completed the Master’s degree before commencing PhD at CBS. The applicants must be fluent in English.
Benefits of the scholarship: The scholarship is fully salaried position, according to the national Danish collective agreement. The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 24.000 (app. 3,200 euro) up to DKK 29.340 (app. 3,910 euro) depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totaling 17,1 % of 85 % of the base salary. The salary level and appointment is determined by the Ministry of Finance’s collective agreement with the Central Academic Organisation.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: This PhD scholarship runs for a period of 3 years and includes teaching obligations equivalent of ½ year’s work (840 work hours).
Number of scholarships: A PhD scholarship will be offered.