LEER is a research and education center of the Faculty of Economics and Business of the KU Leuven. We aim for independent state-of-the-art academic research on educational issues with economic tools (see www.feb.kuleuven.be/leer).
In the search for economies of scale and driven by New Public Management theories which focus on professionalism and optimization, there is a growing tendency to increase the scale of operations in public sector entities (Alonso et al., 2013). This results in mergers, acquisitions and joint-ventures. The trend is spreading towards education (e.g., Jarl et al., 2012). The Flemish government, for example, is looking for opportunities to implement an increase of scale due to enhanced cooperation among schools. There are a number of examples in recent history: the introduction of school communities in primary and secondary education, or the associations and merges in the higher education (universities and university colleges). During the PhD you will answer the following research questions:
The Research Center ‘Leuven Economics of Education Research’ (KU Leuven) is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated junior scholar to conduct a PhD in Economics. The candidate should have the following qualifications:
Interested? To apply for the position, please prepare the following documents:
• A curriculum vitae
• An overview of your study results (certified copies of diplomas and transcripts).
• A letter of motivation (max. 500 words): all applicants must provide a letter of motivation.
For more information please contact Prof. dr. Kristof De Witte, tel.: +32 16 32 66 56, mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can apply for this job no later than April 19, 2020 via the online application tool
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|Intitulé||PhD Research Position PhD-position on the Influence of Management Practices on School District Performance|
|Job location||Oude Markt 13, 3000 Leuven|
|Publié||février 21, 2020|
|Date limite d'inscription||avril 19, 2020|
|Types d'emploi||PhD  |
|Domaines de recherche :||Économétrie,   Économie industrielle,   Sociologie,   Économie publique,   Génie civil,   Génie industriel,   Socioéconomie,   Gestion,   Économie d'entreprise,   |