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HEC Montréal – Faculty Position (Assistant Professor, tenure track) in Global Innovation Management

  • 1.  HEC Montréal – Faculty Position (Assistant Professor, tenure track) in Global Innovation Management

    Posted 08-27-2020 18:50

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    HEC Montréal – Faculty Position (Assistant Professor, tenure track) in Global Innovation Management

    The Department of International Business of HEC Montréal is recruiting a new faculty member at the Assistant Professor level in Global Innovation Management starting in June 2021. We are looking for a collegiate scholar with in-depth knowledge on clusters and innovation ecosystems in the localized and globalized learning economies, innovation networks and strategies of multinational enterprises, and international knowledge networks and platforms. The successful candidate will engage in high‐quality research and teaching on innovation management and knowledge economies.

    HEC Montréal: Founded in 1907, HEC Montréal (www.hec.ca) is one of the oldest and largest business schools in North America. The School has more than 13,000 students in its 38 business programs, from the undergraduate to postgraduate levels, and employs more than 220 tenure or tenure‐track professors. It was the first business school in North America to be accredited by all three agencies AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. Its M.Sc. and MBA program consistently rank among the world's best.

    Department of International Business: The Department of International Business (www.hec.ca/affint) consists of 17 full‐time professors from diverse disciplinary backgrounds. Faculty members have published their research in various leading academic journals including Econometrica, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Geography, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, Management Science, Organization Science, Regional Studies, Research Policy, Strategic Management Journal and World Development. The Department offers a broad selection of MBA courses in international business, offers an international business major and minor at the B.A.A. level, a M.Sc. in international business, and an international business major at the Ph.D. level.

    Requirements: Candidates should have the following qualifications:

    • PhD in international business or a related field by June 1, 2021.
    • An established record or high potential of solid scholarly research commensurate with rank.
    • Passionate about teaching and interacting with students at various levels.
    • Willing to learn French. The School's inception program provides excellent support (including teaching load reduction) to become fluent in French within two years.

    Application Procedure: Interested candidates should e‐mail the following documents to Chantal Boucher (chantal.2.boucher@hec.ca) before September 15, 2020: curriculum vitae, a cover letter that summarizes research and teaching experience, teaching evaluations, a sample of recent publications. The applicant should also arrange to have three letters of reference sent to the same e‐mail address. Short-listed candidates will be contacted for online interviews. If possible, campus visits will be organized.

    HEC Montréal is committed to employment equity. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, the school will give priority to candidates who are either citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Candidates must indicate whether or not they meet this criterion.

    Gwyneth Edwards
    HEC Montréal
    Montreal, Quebec, Canada