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Postdoc in Sustainable entrepreneurship and innovation at Chalmers School of Entrepreneurship

  • 1.  Postdoc in Sustainable entrepreneurship and innovation at Chalmers School of Entrepreneurship

    Posted 01-24-2022 12:56
    Chalmers School of Entrepreneurship is looking for a postdoc researcher. The position is time-limited to 2+1 years and connected to the project "ENHANCE" and "ENHANCERIA" projects funded by the EU. This postdoc position aims at developing, applying and researching sustainable entrepreneurship in the context of technical universities. 

    Information about the division and the project
    As a postdoc you will be part of the Department of Technology Management and Economics and the Division of Entrepreneurship and Strategy. The division conducts research and education into entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education, innovation strategy, and innovation management.

    The research to be conducted within the postdoc is part of EU projects ENHANCE and ENHANCERIA, investigating Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Innovation (SEI) across seven technical universities. The entrepreneurial technical universities will benefit from research and development done through the postdoc position and the faculty team around it. The position expects you to be interested in gaining educational merits.

    Major responsibilities
    You are expected to map, develop, apply and/or evaluate entrepreneurial initiatives in SEI with partner universities. You will carry out data collection and analysis to disseminate in leading international journals and conferences. You will do teaching and supervision within Chalmers entrepreneurship education.

    - PhD relating to SEI (sustainable entrepreneurship and innovation), the degree should generally not be older than three years
    - Interest and experiences in SEI initiatives at universities
    - Skills in qualitative and quantitative research methods and article publishing withing SEI

    Contract terms
    This postdoc position is a full-time temporary employment limited for 2+1 years.

    We offer

    Chalmers offers a cultivating and inspiring working environment in the coastal city of Gothenburg
    Read more about working at Chalmers and our benefits for employees.

    Chalmers aims to actively improve our gender balance. We work broadly with equality projects, for example the GENIE Initiative on gender equality for excellence. Equality and diversity are substantial foundations in all activities at Chalmers.

    Application procedure
    The application should be marked with Ref 20220028 and written in English. The application should be sent electronically and be attached as pdf-files, as below:

    CV: (Please name the document as: CV, Surname, Ref. number) including:
    • CV, include complete list of publications
    • Previous teaching and pedagogical experiences
    • Two references that we can contact.

    Personal letter: (Please name the document as: Personal letter, Family name, Ref. number)
    1-3 pages where you:
    • Introduce yourself
    • Describe your previous research fields and main research results
    • Describe your future goals and future research focus

    Other documents:
    • Attested copies of completed education, grades and other certificates.

    Application deadline: 26 February, 2022

    For questions, please contact:
    Associate professor Karen Williams Middleton, Entrepreneurship and Strategy division
    E-mail: karen.williams@chalmers.se
    Phone: +46 31 7721913

    Associate professor Tomas Karlsson, head of unit Entrepreneurship and Strategy division
    E-mail: tomas.karlsson@chalmers.se
    Phone: +46 7728266

    Professor Mats Lundqvist, Entrepreneurship and Strategy division
    E-mail: mats.lundqvist@chalmers.se
    Phone: +46 31 772 1195

    Please apply via the following link: https://www.chalmers.se/en/about-chalmers/Working-at-Chalmers/Vacancies/Pages/default.aspx?rmpage=job&rmjob=10172&rmlang=UK

    Yashar Mansoori
    Chalmers University of Technology