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Open position: Professor - Information Systems and Digital Transformation

  • 1.  Open position: Professor - Information Systems and Digital Transformation

    Posted 03-16-2021 08:15
    Edited by Nikolaus Obwegeser 03-16-2021 08:21
    At the Bern University of Applied Sciences (CH), we currently have an opening for the following position. Please distribute in your network. More information on how to apply can be found here:
    Professor - Information Systems and Digital Transformation
    80 – 100 % / 1.5 years fixed-term (with option of deferral) / Bern / Start 01.08.2021 or per mutual agreement
    What you'll be doing here
    • Impactful, high-quality research in the field of Information Systems and Digital Transformation
    • Active participation in the development of the institute to become a strong player in the area of digital Transformation
    • Application for and execution of third-party funding (grants) with academic and industry partners (e.g., InnoSuisse, SNF, EU)
    • Collaboration with industry partners for research projects or continuing education
    • Teaching and/or supervision of students in Information Systems courses, e.g., Master in Digital Business Administration
    What you'll bring with you
    • Ph.D degree in Information Systems, Management, or other relevant fields
    • Academic research expertise, preferably evidenced by publications in relevant journals
    • Experience in industry-academia collaboration, e.g., through work with business partners on collaborative projects or funding initiatives
    • Expertise in a relevant research area, for example: Digital Transformation of organizations/markets/products/processes/business models, industry 4.0, platforms, agile methods
    • Experience and enjoyment in knowledge sharing, preferably evidenced by teaching experience at the bachelor's, master's, or continuing education level
    The closing date is April 15th, 2021. Informal enquiries should be made to Nikolaus Obwegeser, Institute Director Digital Enabling: