Welcome to SCANCOR

The Scandinavian Consortium for Organizational Research facilitates inquiry in organizational social science among a transnational network of scholars. Its member institutions in Scandinavia and greater Europe support working visits and residencies at Stanford University. SCANCOR also sponsors conferences, workshops, and mentoring opportunities worldwide.

Announcing SCANCOR Postdoctoral Fellowship for Finland 2016-2018

The Scandinavian Consortium for Organizational Research (SCANCOR) at Stanford University invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowshipbeginning September, 2016. The fellowship is open to high-quality researchers who study the social, political, economic, or managerial aspects of organizations and their environments.

The applicant must be affiliated with one of the SCANCOR member institutions in Finland: Aalto University; Hanken School of Economics; Lappeenranta University of Technology; or University of Turku.

The 14th SCANCOR PhD Workshop on Institutional Analysis

Join us in beautiful Stockholm for a one-week intense PhD Workshop on Institutional Analysis.

At the 14th Scancor PhD workshop on Institutional Analysis international faculty will present current research, review recent papers, and discuss new methodological tools that deepen the institutional agenda. Special attention is given to institutional emergence, persistence, and transformation. We also emphasize methods of comparative, archival, and network analysis. Finally, we tackle issues involving contestation and strife around institutions and organizations.