Assistant professor in Strategy

Assistant professor in Strategy

Published Deadline Location
2 Apr 10 May Amsterdam

Job description

The International Strategy & Marketing (ISM) department of the Amsterdam Business School (ABS) has a vacancy for an Assistant professor in Strategy.

We are looking for candidates who take their teaching seriously and have published, or are about to publish, in top-tier international journals, with visibility at major conferences and an active research agenda in the strategy field. We would especially welcome applications from scholars with an interest in behavioral research or technology and strategic innovation. We are particularly interested in ambitious team players who can help us further build our department and ABS more generally. A PhD in management or a related field is a requirement for all positions. The track record of candidates above the level of assistant professor should be consistent with the rank applied for.

Specifications

University of Amsterdam (UvA)

Requirements

We are interested in candidates with clear expertise in Strategy who:

  • hold a PhD in Strategy (or be close to finishing);
  • have a clear research portfolio and preferably already (forthcoming) publications in reputable journals;
  • take their teaching seriously with proven ability in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level;
  • are ambitious team players with good ability to work individually and with a team.

Conditions of employment

We offer a challenging job with ample opportunity for personal development in an attractive international work environment. ABS is a growing, research driven business school at an internationally recognized university that has the ambition to become a leading international player in the field of management research and education. ABS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, the cultural and financial capital of the Netherlands. Amsterdam offers a cosmopolitan living environment with excellent connections to the rest of the world.

Appointees at the assistant professor level will be offered a tenure track position for six years. Upon meeting the tenure track criteria, a permanent contract as Associate Professor will be offered. Salary will be in accordance with Dutch academic salary scales, include a pension scheme, and range between €3,637 to €5,656 gross per month, dependent on experience and track record of the candidate. A temporary reduction in income tax (equal to 30% of taxable salary) may apply to non-Dutch candidates. The Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (Cao) is applicable.

Employer

University of Amsterdam

With over 5,000 employees, 30,000 students and a budget of more than 600 million euros, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is an intellectual hub within the Netherlands. Teaching and research at the UvA are conducted within seven faculties: Humanities, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business, Law, Science, Medicine and Dentistry. Housed on four city campuses in or near the heart of Amsterdam, where disciplines come together and interact, the faculties have close links with thousands of researchers and hundreds of institutions at home and abroad.  

The UvA’s students and employees are independent thinkers, competent rebels who dare to question dogmas and aren’t satisfied with easy answers and standard solutions. To work at the UvA is to work in an independent, creative, innovative and international climate characterised by an open atmosphere and a genuine engagement with the city of Amsterdam and society.

http://www.uva.nl/en/home

Department

Amsterdam Business School

The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) is  located in the heart of Amsterdam, the cultural and financial capital of the Netherlands, which offers a cosmopolitan living environment with excellent connections to the rest of the world. Rankings by the Times (THES) and QS put the University of Amsterdam (UvA) in the top 100 universities world-wide. Within UvA, ABS offers executive, graduate and undergraduate programs in accounting, finance, management, marketing and strategy. ABS is triple-crown accredited (AACBS, AMBA, EQUIS). Most of the teaching takes place in small seminar-sized groups.

The International Strategy & Marketing (ISM) department currently houses around 40 faculty members, in addition to a number of PhD students, postdoctoral researchers, and affiliated faculty. Since the establishment of ABS, the ISM department has grown substantially, and we anticipate further growth in the future. The department’s research programme focuses on strategy, international business, and marketing in the broadest sense. A common, although not exclusive, interest within the department is the role of business in society. Digital business has become an increasingly important topic in both research and education and the department is now building capacity to address related issues such as digital transformation and its consequences for organizational capabilities, learning, and strategy, the broader institutional effects of innovation (such as market creation and transformation), network strategies, and business analytics. The department produces a steady stream of papers in internationally recognized journals, and members of the section have recently published in journals like the Academy of Management AnnalsAcademy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Administrative Science Quarterly, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, Organization Studies, and Strategic Management Journal.

http://abs.uva.nl/

Additional information

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Applicants should submit:

  1. a motivation letter;
  2. a complete curriculum vitae;
  3. two research papers (published or unpublished);
  4. three references (we will not contact references before letting candidates know) and
  5. recent teaching evaluations (if available).

Please apply using this link, quoting vacancy number 19-205 in the subject line before 11 May 2019.

Specifications

  • Professors, associate professors, assistant professors and lecturers
  • Economics
  • max. 38 hours per week, temporary
  • €3637—€5656 per month
  • Doctorate
  • 19-205

Employer

University of Amsterdam (UvA)

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Spui 21, 1012 WX, Amsterdam

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Application procedure

The UvA is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We value a spirit of enquiry and endurance, provide the space to keep asking questions and cherish a diverse atmosphere of curiosity and creativity.

You may submit your application through the application procedure of Academic Transfer. 

No agencies please

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Application procedure

The UvA is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We value a spirit of enquiry and endurance, provide the space to keep asking questions and cherish a diverse atmosphere of curiosity and creativity.

You may submit your application through the application procedure of Academic Transfer. 

No agencies please

Make sure to apply no later than 10 May 2019.