Call for submissions MMTC Research Funding

The Media, Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC) is calling for applications for research funding for projects that strengthen the centre’s strategic position. We are interested in research proposals that investigate aspects related to how digitalization, sustainability demands and/or globalization affect the transformation of industries, businesses and/or markets.

MMTC offers up to 20% of research time for maximum two years, with an individual starting point agreed by your ADF or the Dean.

To indicate your interest, kindly submit the following by May 24th via email to Leona Achtenhagen ( and Emilia Samuelsson (

  • A description of your research idea, theoretical background, method, and expected results (appr. one page), indicating also your experience with this topic in terms of any work already conducted in this or similar areas.
  • A budget indicating the time needed and any further costs, also stating your current research time and source of financing.
  • A dissemination plan outlining expected outcomes to different kind of relevant audiences (conference, research publications and target journals, practitioner interactions, teaching input).

The funding decisions will be made by MMTC’s directors in collaboration with the Associate Dean of Research based on scientific quality and novelty as well as the fit to MMTC’s strategy.

We welcome applicants from all disciplines and are looking forward to reading your proposals!