Doctoral Consortium (Early)

AMCIS is pleased to announce the 2022 Doctoral Consortium for early students on the morning (CDT) of Wednesday August 10 and afternoon of (CDT) of Thursday August 11, 2022. The Junior Doctoral Consortium is an opportunity for PhD students to network, receive feedback on their research, and discuss career issues. The consortium will be conducted in a hybrid-mode (both online and offline). All interested students who are in the first and second year of their doctoral studies (i.e., prior to comprehensive exams and advancement to candidacy at the time of application to the Doctoral Consortium) are invited to apply.


Preference for attendance will be given to those students who have not completed their coursework and comprehensive examination at the time of application to the Doctoral Consortium.

The application includes:

  1. Cover sheet (no more than one page) with your name, address, email, year in which you started your doctoral program and a brief (one paragraph) description of your research interests and motivation for applying to the Doctoral Consortium for early students.
  2. Letter of recommendation from your faculty advisor or a major professor
  3. Curriculum vita

Important dates:

  • Due date for applications and letter of recommendation is May 25, 2022.
  • Decisions made and communicated to applicants:  June 6, 2022
  • DC, August 10, 2022, from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm (CDT) and August 11, 2022, 7:30 am to 11:30 am (CDT). Meet up (with the later stage PhD students) during breaks and for keynotes and panelists.

Please email all application materials as attachments in a single email to Please subject the email with the following: “AMCIS – Doctoral Consortium for early students 2022 application”.

If you have any questions, contact Kim Huat Goh ( or Monica Chiarini Tremblay ( this year’s AMCIS early stage Doctoral Consortium Co-Chairs.

Faculty advisors include:

  • Details coming soon

Keynote speakers include:

  • Details coming soon

Panelists include:

  • Details coming soon