Events

Our Conferences and Events

Throughout the year, The PhD Project hosts and participates in a wide range of conferences and events. They provide students, alumni, faculty and business representatives with valuable learning and networking opportunities.

Annual Conference

The PhD Project’s Annual Conference is our flagship event. Over three days, we offer prospective doctoral students a realistic look at every phase of the PhD journey, as well as an opportunity to network with current doctoral students, university representatives, college professors and PhD Project partners.

• 2022 Annual Conference – November 16-17, 2022.  Deadline to apply September 30th at midnight EST.

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2022 Events, Conferences and Webinars

Stay connected with The PhD Project throughout the year

CONFERENCES

Finance & Economics Doctoral Student Association Conference January 5-7, 2022, (Virtual)
Finance & Economics Faculty Alumni Association Session January 7, 2022, (Virtual)
In conjunction with the American Finance /American Economic Association annual meeting (By Invitation Only)

WEBINARS

Watch Party with Dr. James Rhee – “The Value of Kindness at Work”
January 20, 2022 from 5 – 6:15 p.m. ET, Registration Closed.

CONFERENCES

AACSB Deans Conference – February 8 – 11

Visit us at our Virtual Booth. To learn more or register, click here.

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – February 2, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

Career Conversations with Morgan Stanley Corporate and Institutional Solutions – February 24, 2022, 5-6pm ET

Register here

 

CONFERENCES

2022 SEC Business School Diversity Conference – March 9-11

Join our session, Collaborating to Diversify the Academic Landscape on March 10 at 2pm EST
Learn more

NADOHE Annual Conference – March 16-19

Visit us at our table during the fair. To learn more or register, click here.

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – March 2, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

IMA Faculty Friday – Higher Learning: A Path to a Business Ph.D. – March 11, 2022, 1-2pm ET

Register here

How to Be Successful in Your Job Search & Interview Process – Lincoln Financial Group Student Session – March 24, 2022, 12:30-1:30pm ET

Register here

 

CONFERENCES

AACSB’s International Conference and Annual Meeting (ICAM) – April 24-26

To learn more or register, click here.

The PhD Project – Baruch Research Symposium –  April 28-29

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – April 6, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

Navigating the Ph.D Application Process – Part 1 – April 19, 2022, 3:00-4:00 PM

REGISTER HERE!

The Future of Inclusive Leadership: Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Leaders  – April 21, 2022, 5:00-6:00 PM

The PhD Project & Equity Equation DEI Series Returns with “The Future of Inclusive Leadership: Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Leaders.”

Speakers:  Alisha Campbell, Diversity Recruiting lead,Lincoln Financial Group and Christyl Lucille Murray, Executive Director and the Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Officer for Corporate & Institutional Solutions (CIS), Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

REGISTER HERE!

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – May 4, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

CONFERENCES

GlobalMindEd Conference – June 22-24, Denver, CO

Join PhD Project President, Blane Ruschak and PhD Project faculty members during this annual convening of leaders working together solve the greatest issues we face in creating a capable, diverse talent pipeline through access and equity for all. Click here for more information Registration – GlobalMindED.

Western Finance Association Conference – June 24-27, Portland, OR

Click here for more information.

Providene College Diversity Case Workshop – June 29-July 1, Providence, RI

Providence College is opening their doors to our members for this wonderful workshop scheduled for June 29-July 1, 2022. Deadline for registration is May 27, 2022.

If interested in attending PCSB and The PhD Project Case Writing Workshop, please use the registration link below. Space is limited so we encourage you to register as soon as possible.

https://pccasewritingworkshop22.eventbrite.com

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – June 1, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – A Movement or a Moment: A Progress Report – June 16, 2022, 5:00 PM

REGISTER HERE!

CONFERENCES

AACSB Aspiring Leaders Seminar (By Invitation Only) – July 18-19, 2022
Tampa, Fl

Accounting Doctoral Student Association Conference July 30-31, 2022, San Diego
Accounting Faculty Alumni Association Session July 31, 2022, San Diego
In conjunction with the American Accounting Association Annual Conference (By Invitation Only)

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – July 6, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

 

CONFERENCES

Management Doctoral Student Association Conference August 4-5, 2022, Seattle
Management Faculty Alumni Association Sessions August 4-5, 2022, Seattle
In conjunction with the Academy of Management Annual Meeting (By Invitation Only)

Information Systems Doctoral Student Association Conference: August 10-11, 2022, Minneapolis
Information Systems Faculty Alumni Association Session: August 11, 2022, Minneapolis
In conjunction with the Americas Conference on Information Systems (By Invitation Only)

Marketing Doctoral Student Association Conference August 10-11, 2022, Chicago
Marketing Faculty Alumni Association Session August 11, 2022, Chicago
In conjunction with the Summer American Marketing Association Conference (By Invitation Only)

 

 

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – September 7, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

The Future of Inclusive Leadership: Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Leaders  – September 29, 2022, 5:30-6:30 PM

The PhD Project & Equity Equation DEI Series Returns with “Hybrid work and the Impact on DEI”

Speakers: Dr. Sonja Wiley and Dr. Dereck Barr-Pulliam

REGISTER HERE!

 

CONFERENCES

DocNet Recruiting Forums

October 11, 2022 – Emory University (co-hosted by Georgia Institute of Technology and Spelman College)

October 13, 2022 – George Mason University (co-hosted by University of Maryland)

October 25, 2022 – University of California, Berkeley (co-hosted by Stanford Graduate School of Business)

October 27, 2022 – University of Washington

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – October 5, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

Navigating the Ph.D Application Process – Part 2 – October 6, 2022, 4:00-5:00 PM

REGISTER HERE!

CONFERENCES

2022 The PhD Project Annual Conference – November 16-17, 2022

Deadline to apply September 30th at midnight EST.  Learn More.

DocNet Recruiting Forums

November 15, 2022 – University of Notre Dame

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – November 2, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

WEBINARS

Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SIE) Speaker Series – December 7, 2022, 12:00-1:00 PM

The SIE Speaker Series (Agenda) is an opportunity for PhD Project participants to learn more about topics in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from leading scholars around the world. Professors will share their academic journeys including what led them to pursue doctoral degrees, and choose particular PhD programs and dissertation topics, as well as the evolution of their research interests and lives as Professors. The format will be casual, interactive, conversations with plenty of Q&A. We hope you will join us to learn more about SIE, REGISTER HERE!

“The PhD Project has impacted my life by introducing
me to scholars of color who…understand some of the
unique challenges I face…Attending MDSA every year
has been a highlight of my PhD.”

 

Emilie Aguirre, PhD

PhD from: Harvard Business School
On faculty at: Duke University School of Law