The University of Newcastle, Australia

Value-Relevance, Sustainability and Corporate Governance

Closing Date: 15 August 2018

PhD Scholarship

The research outline is flexible and will be dependent on the candidate and direction of their research. More information on this will be provided to candidates interested in applying.


This Opportunity will be awarded to the successful candidate with a research proposal focused on any of the following: Value-Relevance of Financial/Non-Financial Information, Sustainability, Carbon Accounting and Corporate Governance

PhD Scholarship details

Stipend Value: $27,082 p.a. (2018 rate) indexed annually.The living allowance stipend is for 3.5 years and the tuition fee scholarship is for 4 years. An HDR laptop; and Direct Research costs(e.g., Database, Training and Conference (ECR HDR scholarship). Interested applicants should contact Dr Bose prior to submitting a formal application online.

Supervisor: Dr Sudipta Bose and Prof. Abul Shamsuddin

Available to: Domestic students


Eligibility Criteria

Must have a Bachelor degree with Honours in Accounting or Masters degree in Accounting with a minimum of 30% thesis component. Must meet the English language proficiency requirements as described in the English Language Policy. Must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should send an email expressing their interest, including scanned copies of their academic transcripts, CV, a brief statement of their research interests and a proposal that specifically links them to the research project, to by 15 August 2018 at 5pm.

Applications Close 15 August 2018

Contact Dr Sudipta Bose
Phone 02 8262 6406

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