BMS - Vakgroep PA (EN)

University Twente, Faculty of Management and Governance

European Studies

SUPERVISION APPLICATION


Fill this form out to the best of your abilities and submit it when requesting supervision of a research thesis. If you have several ideas, choose the one you like best.

You must choose at least a general research area and give some impression of what research type you wish to conduct.

* Must be filled in before submitting.


Name*


Programme*


Start/Finish*


Research*

Question



Practical/* Theoretical Importance


Practical:



Theoretical:




Key Variables +Assumptions*


(not for research in law)

What are the key factors in your study?

Actors:

Motivations:

Institutions:

Outcomes Explained:

Other (e.g. Concepts):


Research Methodology

Which methodology do you intend to use?

A) Case Study


B) Structured, Focused Comparison

i) Countries/Areas/Institutions

ii) Policy Areas/Institutions

iii) Time Periods


C) Statistical Analysis


D) Legal Analysis

i) Legal Instruments

ii) Legal Doctrines

Research Design



What are you investigating?

-operationalise / define your key concepts











Research Plans


Beyond the literature review, what will you do in your research to prove your point?











Background

What key information do you have about the research project that is essential to know to understand its importance?























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