Sustainable Business at University College Cork
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The Scholar will deliver postgraduate taught Applied Business courses - seminars, lectures. Mentoring faculty and students on career development.
Cork University Business School, University College Cork
September 2023/January 2024 (Flexible start date)
Contact: Eleanor Doyle, PhD, Professor of Economics
Department of Economics, Vice-Dean, Internationalisation & External Engagement
Cork University Business School, University College Cork, Ireland
Maximum $3,800 per month, (note that the stipend will be paid in euros and the approximate USD amount reflects the current exchange rate); no extra financial assistance for travel and accommodation.
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