PhD Concentrations

Our PhD in management allows students to focus their studies on one of four areas of specialization. We offer concentrations in the follow areas:

These concentrations provide students with the opportunity to conduct research related – but not limited – to:

General Management

  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International business
  • Marketing
  • Social enterprise
  • Strategy
  • Sustainability

Information Systems (IS)

  • Big data
  • Data and process models
  • Human-computer interactions

Operations Management (OM)

  • Optimization
  • Supply chains
  • Transportation/logistics

Organizational Behaviour (OB)/Human Resource (HR) Management

  • Enhancing the effectiveness of human resource practices
  • Human performance in the workplace
  • Psychological and social influences on work behavior

Our faculty members commonly conduct multidisciplinary research. The diverse research interests of our faculty members allow students to engage in a variety of research methods in different settings within their chosen areas of study.


Faculty of Business Administration

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000