For doctoral students or those just about to embark upon their doctoral studies - Find out more here.
There are four sponsored places available. Further information here.
Logistics Research Network Annual PhD Workshop 2017
The 2017 LRN PhD Workshop will take place on the morning of Wednesday 6th September.
It is aimed at doctoral students or those about to embark upon doctoral studies.
The half-day workshop promises to be exciting and inspiring and will provide newcomers
to LRN with the opportunity to settle in to the conference and meet new friends.
This workshop provides a unique opportunity to network with students from
national and international universities; share the challenges of doctoral
training with like-minded peers and benefit from the experiences of
leading supply chain/logistics scholars: Professor Edward Sweeney
(Supply Chain Design and Integration), Dr Elizabeth Jackson (food supply chain systems)
and Dr Anthony Gallagher (Marine Environmental Management).
The objectives of the workshop are:
- To bring together research students from different universities
- To explore issues relating to doctoral research, particularly
common themes affecting doctoral students around the world
- To provide advice and encouragement to doctoral students (but not
To reserve your place, please email
Zoe.Buss@ciltuk.org.uk or call 01536 740151.
Logistics Research Network Annual PhD Workshop 2016 - Four Free Sponsored
There are four free places, sponsored by the LRN, for full-time students
which include entrance into the main conference and accommodation (7-9
September). To be considered for one of these sponsored places, please send the
- A brief cover letter (max. one side of A4) outlining the progress
of your doctoral research, your reasons for wanting to come to the
conference and what you expect to gain from the experience
- A curriculum vitae
- Evidence to show that you are a full-time, non-staff doctoral
student (this can be a current academic transcript, letter or statement from
Enquiries and applications should be sent to Dr Elizabeth Jackson, Lecturer
in Business, Royal Veterinary College (firstname.lastname@example.org or 0170 766 6661).
The deadline for receipt of applications for the sponsored places is
Monday 11 July 2016.
Applications received after the close of business on this date will not be
considered. A panel will consider the applications and you will be advised of
the outcome by Friday 22 July 2016.