CALL: The Accounting History International Emerging Scholars’ Colloquium 2021

Deadline: 1 March 2021.

This international forum is designed for emerging scholars of all ages and career stages, including doctoral degree students, new faculty and other emerging accounting researchers who have an interest in accounting history, and who seek to obtain feedback from senior faculty members on their historical accounting research projects in an intellectually stimulating environment.

The Accounting History International Emerging Scholars’ Colloquium (AHIESC) will be held as part of the 11th Accounting History International Conference (11AHIC) being held in Portsmouth, United Kingdom during 8-10 September 2021. The AHIESC will be conducted on the first day of the 11AHIC, (on the day of registration and the opening reception), enabling up to ten emerging scholars in accounting history to present their research proposals.

A panel of experienced accounting history scholars, including at least one Editor of Accounting History, will comment on the formal presentations made by each participant and offer constructive advice and encouragement to all presenters.

Call for Research Proposals

Individuals who wish to express an interest in attending the AHIESC are requested to forward their research proposals, brief biographical details and a CV to Carolyn Fowler no later than 1 March 2021 at the following address: 

Research proposals of no more than six pages (double-spaced) should contain the following information:

1. Project (working) title;

2. Background to the study (or scenario for investigation);

3. Main research objective to be stated in a single, concise sentence;

4. Concise statement of key research question(s);

5. Research methodology;

6. Period selection;

7. Limitations of the study;

8. Expected (original) contribution of the study to the literature;

9. List of no more than 12 key references relating to the proposed study;

Formal invitations to attend the Colloquium will be issued on receipt and review of research proposals.

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