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SKEMA Business School - Associate or Full Professor Position in Strategy

  • 1.  SKEMA Business School - Associate or Full Professor Position in Strategy

    Posted 11-16-2020 12:24

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    SKEMA is looking for outstanding candidates with proven expertise in one of the following fields: Strategy, Organization, Innovation, and Management for its Paris Campus

    Rank: associate or full Professor.

    Starting date: September 2021.

    Permanent full-time contract.

    Salary and conditions are competitive, in line with international standards



    • Hold a PhD in innovation, strategic management, entrepreneurship, organization or a related field, from a world class institution
    • Present strong evidence of published research in top tier journals, preferably in areas consistent with the specializations of current Faculty
    • Strong evidence of teaching experience in the relevant disciplinary area, at different levels (doctoral, master, and undergraduate)
    • Committed to service and outreach activities. Show strong evidence of leadership and contribution to institutional activities
    • The level of work and instruction is English. Knowledge of French, is not required and we will not use it as a criterion for selection. SKEMA offers support in learning French



    • Publish peer-reviewed publications in top journals
    • Teach and develop new courses at different levels in the fields of management and strategy
    • Supervise students at different levels (doctoral and master)
    • Participate in the student selection process
    • Be a good academic citizen / Commit to the life of the institution and contribute to projects related to school strategy
    • If appropriate, take on a leadership role



    SKEMA Business School is a global school that educates the 21st century business talents through research, 50 teaching programmes, and its international multi-site structure. The school is present on 7 locations: 3 campuses in France (Lille, Sophia Antipolis, Paris), 1 in China (Suzhou), 1 in the United States (Raleigh), 1 in Brazil (Belo Horizonte) and 1 in South Africa (Stellenbosch - Cape Town).  Since 2019, the school has also launched many initiatives around artificial intelligence, including the creation of a research laboratory based in Montreal.

    In pursuing its ambitious global project, SKEMA seeks to stay at the forefront of innovation and education. We are therefore looking for women and men who reflect the school's values: academic excellence, humanism and multiculturalism. SKEMA's Faculty comprises more than 170 Professors.

    SKEMA is multi-accredited - Equis, AACSB and EFMD Accredited EMBA. Its programmes are recognised in France (Visa, Master Degree, RNCP, CGE label), as well as in the United States (licensing), Brazil (certificação) and China. For further information: https://www.skema.edu/




    The successful candidate will be a member of KTO (Knowledge Technology and Organization research center). KTO comprises more than 30 members in innovation-related fields (economics, organization, strategy, entrepreneurship) and 10 PhD students from the management PhD programme. KTO members collaborate across the French campuses of Lille, Paris, and Sophia Antipolis, and the Brazilian campus of Belo Horizonte. KTO aims at the highest standards of academic excellence and its members have published in top-tier journals, such as Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, The American Economic Review, Econometrica, and The Review of Economics and Statistics. KTO organizes regular research seminars on the three French campuses, and hosts international workshops. SKEMA offers its faculty publication bonuses for peer-reviewed publications, following the French CNRS Journals Ranking list.



    Applicants should send:

    • a curriculum vitae
    • a cover letter
    • a selection of three representative publications
    • a teaching statement and teaching assessments


    The complete application package should be submitted in English and sent by email to: recruitmentfaculty2021@skema.edu

    With object: Application position in strategy - France


    Clarification questions can be directed to: recruitmentfaculty2021@skema.edu



    Diego Zunino
    Assistant Professor
    SKEMA Business School - U. Côte D'Azur