Call for papers
Paper Submission Deadline: January 23, 2019, 15:00 CET Time
Candidates should submit an abstract of the (planned) doctoral research, outlining
- the research problem against the existing literature,
- discussing the methodology, and
- showing some initial empirical results (if applicable).
Abstracts must be no shorter than 5 pages and may go up to 7 pages maximum for the most advanced projects. Cover/title page, references, tables, figures if any are included in the maximum number of pages mentioned here.
The name of the candidate and of the thesis advisor(s) (if already known) and contact details should appear on the first page of the abstract.
Papers will be grouped into three different tracks by the chair-person and co-chairs of the Doctoral Colloquium:
- Marketing Research
- Marketing Strategy
- Consumer Behavior
Each track will be divided into a Beginner’s and an Intermediate/Advanced Track.
In order to allocate papers to the most appropriate track in terms of topic and advancement stage, and to better balance the number of submissions across tracks, candidates will be requested to send additional information by filling out a questionnaire.
Before submitting, please follow the instructions on how to submit your abstract to the EMAC 32nd Doctoral Colloquium.
In order to submit your abstract, please go to the
The submissions will be evaluated by the chair-person and co-chairs of the Doctoral Colloquium.
For each of the 6 tracks, all admitted proposals will be made available to all other respective participants to allow everyone to prepare for the discussions.
Students selected for the Beginner’s Tracks will have 60 minutes to present their work and research ideas, whereas students selected for the Intermediate/Advanced Track will have 90 minutes.
For more information, see the announcement.