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PhD positions available

  • 1.  PhD positions available

    Posted 10-05-2021 14:13

    Dear Colleagues,

    We are kindly asking for your help in identifying exceptional students for the Management and Strategy PhD Program at George Washington University's School of Business (GWSB), with admittance to the program for Fall 2022.

    About our program

    Our five-year, fully-funded doctoral program prepares students to engage in high-quality research and pursue careers as faculty members at top academic research institutions. It offers a balanced array of core courses and doctoral seminars, with students being able to tailor their study program to their interests through electives. Our program also emphasizes close faculty-student engagement on research projects. Our students regularly present their research at prestigious conferences, and many have publications prior to graduation. Our students also have strong job placements, obtaining positions at universities worldwide. Students in our program receive tuition remission, a generous stipend for 5 years, health insurance, and access to research funds. Our program also fosters a cohesive environment through the Doctoral Student Association, which is dedicated to providing a sense of community and a support network for doctoral students (

    Acceptance to our PhD program is highly competitive. We look not only for strong academic backgrounds, but also the initiative and intellectual curiosity to break new ground. For more information on our program, please see:

    About our program faculty

    We are committed to rigorous and high-impact scholarly work from a variety of methodological and theoretical perspectives, including organizational behavior, human resource management, business and corporate strategy, non-market strategy, business ethics, corporate social responsibility, sustainability management, and organization theory. Our faculty members have published in the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Administrative Science Quarterly, Business & Society, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Management, Organization Science, Organizational Research Methods, Personnel Psychology, Strategic Management Journal, and others. Also, they have authored books published by Cambridge University Press and Oxford University Press, among others, and textbooks translated into many languages and used worldwide. In addition to their leadership roles in the Academy of Management, Strategic Management Society, and Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, they serve or have served as editors, associate editors, and editorial board members of the most prestigious journals in the field. For details on our program faculty, please see:


    The deadline for applications is January 15, 2022, for entrance into the program in August 2022. For further information please contact Professor Jorge Walter ( And please refer any interested students to our admission website:


    The GWSB Doctoral Program Faculty

    Joel Gehman
    George Washington University