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Faculty position: Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

  • 1.  Faculty position: Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

    Posted 27 days ago

    Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

    School of Business and Economics

    Universidad del Desarrollo (UDD)



    The School of Business and Economics at the Universidad del Desarrollo (UDD), based in Santiago de Chile, seeks one outstanding candidate for the vacancy of associate professor level with a strong background in the area of entrepreneurship.

    The successful candidate will contribute to the school with an active publication and research agenda. The applicant is also expected to play an active role in both our graduate courses (MBA and Doctoral programs) and undergraduate courses (Bachelor's degree in Business Administration).

    Successful candidates

    • should have a passion for conducting high-quality scholarly research
    • should play a key role in developing further research programs
    • should demonstrate teaching excellence and leadership abilities
    • must have a PhD in Entrepreneurship or related fields
    • must have a strong background and record in publishing high-impact research

    The school offers a competitive salary, which is among the highest in Latin America. The salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Fluent Spanish language ability is not a requirement; exceptional candidates without Spanish skills will have the opportunity to improve their language skills during the first year of employment. UDD is an equal opportunity employer.



    The Universidad del Desarrollo (UDD) is well recognised by its academic excellence and its entrepreneurial attributes. This feature has earned it a place of privilege in higher education in Chile and Latin America a mere 30 years since it was founded. UDD's School of Business and Economics is making a strong commitment to intensifying its research and teaching activity around strategy. This commitment is reflected in its steadfastness to growing a research-oriented faculty over the next few years. The School of Business and Economics and its MBA program are consistently ranked as one of the top schools in Latin America (Revista América Economía).


    Information and application

    Applicants with formal/informal inquiries may contact Professor Maribel Guerrero maribelguerrero@udd.cl  by indicating "Entrepreneurship position" in the email subject. Informal inquiries will be treated in strict confidence.

    Candidates should submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, research, three letters of reference, and teaching evaluations (if applicable) by May 1st, 2020. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.


    ***We expect to conduct interviews during the 2020 Specialised Academy of Management (Mexico) and the 2020 Academy of Management Meeting (Vancouver); please let us know if you are planning to attend these conferences***

    Maribel Guerrero
    Associate Professor
    Newcastle Business School & Universidad del Desarrollo
    Newcastle Upon Tyne