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Job opening Assistant Professor KIN / VU University Amsterdam

  • 1.  Job opening Assistant Professor KIN / VU University Amsterdam

    Posted 07-22-2020 13:09

    The KIN Center for Digital Innovation at the VU University Amsterdam is searching for a passionate colleague to develop our research program related to Digital Innovation at Work. With see this open position for a tenure track assistant professor as an opportunity to further enhance our ambition to be one of the top research and teaching groups in the field of digital innovation in the workplace, where a collaborative spirit and intellectual curiosity are highly valued. We are looking for internationally oriented, ambitious and collegial scholars who share our passion for the field of digital innovation and will contribute to our research and teaching. We welcome applications from social scientists with a PhD in business administration, organizational sociology or related social science disciplines.

    About KIN Center for Digital Innovation
    The KIN Center for Digital Innovation ( is a multi-disciplinary research institute on digital innovation and is part of the School of Business and Economics of the VU University of Amsterdam. We are an international group of 35 researchers studying the ways in which the use and development of digital innovations affect the way we work and organize. The group is very well connected to both the academic and private and public organizations. Our research is characterized by a practice-based approach and by its close collaboration with many business partners and researchers from other institutes. On top of delivering top quality teaching and research, the KIN Center for Digital Innovation is creating a platform for collaboration with private and public organizations, offering various forms of executive education, research collaboration and knowledge sharing sessions for business partners.
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    Are you interested in this position? Please apply via the application button and upload your curriculum vitae including your publications, a personal vision statement (+/- 1 page) about research and teaching, and cover letter until August 14, 2020. 
    We start inviting candidates from the application deadline onwards and the search will continue until the positions has been filled with a high-quality candidate

    Applications received by e-mail will not be processed.

    Vacancy questions
    If you have any questions regarding this vacancy, you may contact:

    Marleen Huysman
    or (after August 1st):
    Anastasia Sergeeva

    Marleen Huysman
    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam