Aimed at South Asian academics and scholars, SPJIMR will be hosting this paper development workshop in conjunction with Organization Studies and Organization Theory. We aim to support participants in developing their manuscripts ready for submission to top-tier journals.

Who should apply

  • Advanced PhD students
  • Early career scholars
  • Organisation and management studies academics
*This is an in-person event at SPJIMR, Mumbai.


Expression of interest

5th June

Submission of extended abstract

1st August

Letter/Notification of acceptance to workshop

30th August

Revise and finalize paper

15th October

To participate, please submit

  • Abstract: An extended abstract of an unpublished manuscript (min 1,500 – max 2,500 words) that you wish to develop further during the workshop. The abstract should include an explanation as to the purpose of the paper, the theoretical background and, for empirical papers, the methodological approach
  • Motivation letter: A brief motivation letter explaining why you think you are a good candidate for this workshop, how you will benefit, and how the workshop fits your research interests and current stage of career.

*Please submit the two as a single document.