Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Competition
Extended Deadline: January 1, 2011
Sponsored by the Academy of Marketing Science, doctoral candidates in marketing who have or will defend a dissertation during calendar years 2010 or 2011 are eligible for the Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Competition.Submissions should reflect dissertations at least at the proposal stage for adequate consideration. Dissertations considered for the award in a previous year will not be eligible. To be considered, please submit an electronic version of a dissertation abstract that is no longer than 15 double-spaced pages (including appendices, tables, figures, and references). All submissions should include a cover page listing current affiliation and contact information, dissertation committee, and degree granting institution. Do not include any identifying information in the submission itself, as these will undergo a blind review. Papers should be formatted using the guidelines for the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science.The winner will receive $1,500 and a one-year membership in the Academy of Marketing Science. A runner-up will receive $500, and two honorable mentions will each receive $250. Contact the chairs of this competition for additional information or submit an electronic copy of the paper no later than January 1, 2011 to either co-chair: Tomas Hult (firstname.lastname@example.org, 517-353-4336) and O.C. Ferrell (OCFerrell@mgt.unm.edu, 505-277-3468).
15th World Marketing Congress Open for Business
The submission process for the 15th AMS World Marketing Congress is now open. The Congress will be held next July 19 to July 23 in Reims, France - the home of Champagne. Please consider submitting a paper for presentation or a special session proposal. The Call for Papers includes over 30 tracks from which to choose. These include traditional marketing areas, but other tracks welcome participation in areas such as luxury marketing, open-air marketing, fashion-merchandising, sports marketing, and many others. The conference theme is: The Customer is NOT Always Right? Marketing Orientations in a Dynamic Business World - which is set to stimulate a wide range of discussion on important research topics of our time. Many special events are planned around the culture and history of the region including a Gala Dinner at Champagne Pommery. We look forward to seeing you there. Submit by Oct 18. Contact a track chair for specific information.
Great Conference in Lille
A special thanks to all of you who attended the 2010 Cultural Perspectives in Marketing Conference at the IESEG campus in Lille, France. Follow this link to view the program. Everbody seemed to enjoy learning from each other and sharing each other's company. We look forward to seeing you renew these friendships in Miami and in Reims next year.
The 2010 CPM Proceedings and the 2009 WMC proceedings are available by clicking here.
AMS Announces New Theory Journal
The AMS Review publishes thoughtful contributions that offer insights and perspectives extending knowledge and understanding of marketing-related phenomena. The Review is receptive to different philosophical perspectives and levels of analysis that range from micro to macro. Especially welcome are manuscripts that integrate research and theory from non-marketing disciplines such as management, sociology, economics, psychology, geography, anthropology, or other behavioral sciences. Submissions now being accepted: http://amsr.edmgr.com.
OFFICER NOMINATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED
This is an AMS election year. Every two years we hold elections for Executive Committee positions and positions on the Board of Governors. In addition, we are accepting nominations for the AMS Distinguished Fellow recognition. Right now, we are seeking nominations. Some point in the first quarter of next year, you will receive a ballot for the actual election. If you would like to nominate somebody for a position, please use the form that can be found by following this link:
AMS 2010 Nomination Form. Nominations accepted through December 10.
The nomination committee greatly values and thanks you for your input.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
2010 AMS “Harold Berkman Service” Award
The AMS Harold Berkman Service Award may be annually given to individuals who have distinguished themselves through long-term service to the Academy. The recipient will have demonstrated his/her accomplishments through their actions and statements, and will have at all times acted with integrity and high ethical standards. Those receiving the Harold Berkman Service Award will receive a framed certificate and official recognition at the 2010 AMS annual conference.
All AMS Fellows wishing to nominate someone for the 2010 Harold Berkman Service Award are asked to provide a brief statement (less than 100 words) describing what the individual has accomplished to be worthy of the AMS Harold Berkman Service Award. They also must indicate clearly if to their knowledge the person has “at all times acted with integrity and high ethical standards.”
Please send your nomination dossiers by email to Jean-Charles Chebat, Chair of the nominating and selection committee (email@example.com
) before November 15, 2009.
The 2009 World Marketing Congress proceedings are available by clicking here.
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