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Logistics Research Network Annual PhD Workshop 2016
This year’s LRN PhD Workshop will take place on the morning of Wednesday 7th
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 two leading
supply chain/logistics scholars: Professor David Grant (logistics and supply
chain relationships) and Dr Elizabeth Jackson (food supply chain systems).
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
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01536 740125.
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 (email@example.com 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.