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Assistant Professor Position - Research Center for Work, Technology, and Organization emlyon business school

  • 1.  Assistant Professor Position - Research Center for Work, Technology, and Organization emlyon business school

    Posted 11-14-2020 06:14
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     Assistant Professor Work, Technology, and Organization

    emlyon business school Lyon, France



    The Research Center for Work, Technology, and Organization at emlyon business school is seeking candidates to fill one full-time position at the rank of assistant professor, starting July 2021. This is a new research center at emlyon business school that focuses on studies of work and expertise in the context of technological, organizational, and institutional change. The Center is directed by Professor Ruthanne Huising.

    Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree (or will earn the degree within one semester from the start of the appointment) in management, business administration or a related field. The selected candidate will be expected to conduct high-quality research and contribute to the development of the research center. The position also requires teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses, and advising and mentoring students.




    emlyon business school is one of the leading French Grandes Ecoles in Management. emlyon business school has consistently been ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds triple accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including its flagship MSc in Management, as well as a Bachelor in management, Specialized Master's degrees, MBA, PhD, as well as open and tailor-made executive programs.


    In addition to its main campus in Lyon, emlyon has campuses in France (Paris, and St-Etienne), China (Shanghai), Morocco (Casablanca) and India (Bhubaneswar).


    Although 148-year old, emlyon business school is a dynamic and innovative institution with a 152-strong faculty dedicated to developing excellence both in teaching and research. The school's motto, "early makers," reflects its vision of entrepreneurs: individuals who try, experiment, make mistakes, start again and learn as they go. To learn more about emlyon business school, visit:




     emlyon business school is at the center of a vibrant ecosystem of large universities with excellent research teams in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities (see: lyon/education.html).


    Lyon is the second largest city in France, with a long tradition in entrepreneurship and with a strong digital industry. It offers a lot in terms of culture, notably with renowned festivals in music, dance, movie, lights. And of course, it also boasts being the world capital for gastronomy. It is ideally located in the center of Europe. Most major European cities are easily reached by train, as are Alpine ski slopes and Mediterranean beaches.  You can learn more about Lyon by visiting





     We are looking for candidates who meet the following requirements:

    • a D. in Business Administration, Management, or a closely related field (must be completed by December 2021);
    • demonstrated potential for conducting high quality research and publishing in top management journals;
    • demonstrated contributions to the field through organizing and participating in research-related events (locally or extra-locally)




    • A cover letter stating motivation for the position
    • An up-to-date curriculum vitae
    • A research statement
    • A teaching statement (with teaching evaluations)
    • The paper to be presented if invited for a job interview
    • Reference letters from three referees to be send to


    The deadline to apply is December 1st, 2020


    Please upload documents here.


    For further information, please contact Ruthanne Huising at


    Kartikeya Bajpai
    Northwestern University
    Evanston IL


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