The research group Business Informatics is looking for a dynamic and entrepreneurial colleague to conduct doctoral research. This research group focuses on how IT and knowledge, acquired from data, support and strengthen companies in making decisions and generating business value. The research combines the fields of business administration and computer science and focuses on designing solutions for business challenges.
The doctoral research will be situated in the domain of 'Audit Analytics'. This domain encompasses the use of information technology to support a financial audit. Examples of current research in this direction are the development of an active learning application, the investigation of process deviations and the use of text mining for fraud detection.
You conduct research, write and publish research articles, attend and contribute to international and national conferences with the aim of writing a PhD dissertation.
Suggestions of possible themes are:
- process mining
- event data analysis
- decision making
The research on these themes is in the context of Audit Analytics.
The theme will be defined in consultation with the PhD supervisor. You are part of a dynamic research team with national and international contacts. Furthermore, you will participate in the Doctoral School of Behavioral Sciences & Humanities. In addition, you will be deployed to a limited extent for teaching tasks in the department of Quantitative Methods.
Final-year students are (likewise) encouraged to apply.
You will be appointed and paid as .
We offer you a PhD scholarship for 2 x 2 year with interim evaluation.
You can only apply online up to and including 15 June 2021 .
The selection procedure consists of a preselection based on application file and an interview.
In addition to this selection procedure, tests may be taken.
Prof. dr. Mieke JANS, +32-11-268652, firstname.lastname@example.org
Prof. dr. Benoit DEPAIRE, +32-11-269148, email@example.com
Prof. dr. Koen VANHOOF, +32-11-269153, firstname.lastname@example.org
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