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(Advanced) Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship - ESSEC Business School

  • 1.  (Advanced) Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship - ESSEC Business School

    Posted 06-02-2020 16:28

    The Department of Management of ESSEC Business School (Paris-Cergy campus) is recruiting a tenure-track faculty position in Entrepreneurship at an advanced assistant level, effective September 2020.

    Applicants must demonstrate an ability to conduct high quality research and the potential to teach in an international environment. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate courses. We are looking in particular for candidates that have defended their dissertation before 2018 and have already published. Knowledge of French is not required for this position.

    We will start reviewing applications on the 1st of June 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should upload their application consisting of (a) CV, (b) research statement, (c) a sample of publications and/or working papers, to: https://essec.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a5W9dHvFPllmAtf

    Three letters of recommendation can be sent separately by referees to essec.mgt.fr@essec.edu

    The Management Department at ESSEC Business School consists of 30 full time faculty with expertise in entrepreneurship, human resources, organizational behavior, organizational theory, and strategy. Members of the Management department have published in all the leading journals and are highly involved in the ESSEC PhD program. A list of our members can be found at: http://www.essec.edu/en/staff/professor-department/3/

    The department has strong connections and collaborations with corporate and non-profit partners on topics of Diversity and Leadership, Management Technology and Innovation, Change Management, Entrepreneurship, Social Networks, Complexity, Consulting, Agribusiness, Luxury, and Electric Mobility. These collaborations lead to exciting opportunities for research as well as teaching in various forms.

    ESSEC offers a dynamic and stimulating research and teaching environment in Paris, one of the most exciting places in the world. Founded in 1907, ESSEC (Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales) is one of the top Grandes Ecoles in France with an outstanding international reputation (Masters in Management [#4 in the World and #1 in Asia, FT Times 2018]; Masters in Finance [#5 in the World, FT Ranking 2018]; Executive Education, Customized [#5 in the World and #1 in France, FT Ranking 2019]).

    ESSEC Business School has campuses in Paris, Singapore and Rabat, offering mostly graduate level training in business administration (Masters in Management, MBA, Executive MBA, Specialized Masters, PhD) and Executive Education. The Financial Times ranked our Master in Management 3rd globally in 2019, 3rd globally for our Customized Executive Education programs, and the school ranks number 7 on the list of best European Business Schools. ESSEC is reputed for its international orientation and has partnerships with prominent institutions worldwide. The Asia Pacific campus was established in Singapore in 2006 and the African campus was established in Rabat in 2017.

    We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


    Jan Lepoutre
    ESSEC Business School