PhD Scholarships on Contemporary Issues in the Asia Pacific Region Monash Business School

Opportunities for PhD Scholarships on Contemporary Issues in the Asia Pacific Region


If you are looking for rigorous graduate training, and want to make a substantial research contribution to the understanding of issues confronting many Asia-Pacific nations with wide-reaching impacts, Monash Business School is offering two newly funded PhD scholarship positions for commencement in 2019. Scholarships covering tuition fees and a stipend are available for suitably qualified individuals within the following research areas:

  1. Cross-border migration and skill shortages in the Asia-Pacific region and the role of government policies in shaping patterns of labour mobility and their implications for individuals, families, communities, businesses and nation states

  2. Green technology, regulation and sustainability.


About Monash Business School:

Monash Business School is the largest Business School in Australia and part of Monash University, Australia’s largest international university and a member of the Group of Eight – a noted coalition of Australia's leading research universities.   The 2018 QS rankings place Monash in the TOP 100 universities worldwide and the Monash Business School stands among the TOP 1% of global business schools with its coveted ‘triple accreditation’ from AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA – three of the most influential bodies in business education.


When you join the Monash Business School community you become part of a bold, open-minded centre of research excellence.  Our mission is to deliver practical solutions that make an impact on the business world. With this new PhD scholarship offering, we are shaping the future of business, venturing beyond traditional boundaries to bring together multi-disciplinary thinking to tackle the big issues in contemporary issues in the Asia-Pacific region.


Our researchers are at the forefront of current knowledge and practice. Every project and every challenge is underpinned by our unrelenting commitment to research excellence, which includes developing and supporting the research leaders who will shape the future.


Are you ready to join us?


To Apply

Information about our PhD programs and admission criteria is on our research degrees page.


Expressions of interest and completion of a Pre-assessment Form for both Domestic and International candidates close 31 August 2018.


Suitable applicants will be issued a formal Invitation to Apply.


For more information about these scholarships, please contact Professor Fang Lee Cooke, Associate Dean (Graduate Research) at


Closing Dates

Expressions of Interest will close on Friday 31 August 2018, 11.55pm AEST

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