The Department of Management at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, invites applications for one or more positions as assistant professor in Management.
The assistant professorship can be either a fixed-term three-year position or an open-ended tenure-track position with a tenure review in four to five years and with a positive associate professor assessment before the end of the fifth year of employment. The starting date is 1 January 2018 or as soon as possible subject to mutual agreement. Read more about tenure track employments at Aarhus BSS.
The successful applicant is expected to contribute significantly to the department’s research and teaching environment and activities. We expect you to teach and supervise students at the Bachelor’s and Master’s levels and to carry out individual and group-based research of the highest international standard contributing to the development of the academic field in question.
On this occasion and without prejudice, the department especially welcomes applicants who can teach in the following areas:
• (Management) Information Systems
• Organisation (Behaviour, Design and HRM)
• Management Accounting
• International Business
• Project Management
• Innovation Management
• Corporate Communication
• Project Management
To qualify for the position as assistant professor in Management, you must hold a relevant PhD or have equivalent qualifications.
Who we are
The Department of Management is one of the six departments at Aarhus BSS, one of the four faculties at Aarhus University. Aarhus BSS unites the research fields of business and social sciences bringing them closer together to reflect the close relationship between society and the business community. As part of a Top-100 university, Aarhus BSS, and specifically the Department of Management, has achieved the distinguished AASCB, AMBA and Equis accreditations - the latter specifically applying to the school’s core business activities.
The department’s research and teaching environment is highly international and culturally diverse with a mix of Danish and international academic staff members and PhD students. We employ more than 160 academic staff including researchers, PhD students, research associates and cover a broad range of disciplines within management, e.g. marketing, corporate communication, international business, organization, HR, strategy, management accounting, innovation management, entrepreneurship, project management, and information systems. We aim to conduct high-quality research, and we give high priority to publishing our research in leading academic journals and presenting it at recognised conferences. In addition, we have a dynamic exchange of international researchers, who stay at the department for short or long periods of time.
For more information about the Department of Management, please visit our website.
For further information about the position and the department, please contact Head of Department Jacob Kjær Eskildsen, Tel.: +45 3160 8100, Email: .
If you need help uploading your application or have any questions about the recruitment process, please contact HR supporter Frederik Sørensen, Tel.: +45 87153445, Email: .
International applicant? Find information about entering and working in Denmark here.
Place of work
Department of Management
Fuglesangs Allé 4
DK-8010 Aarhus V
Terms of employmentThe appointment is in accordance with the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities as well as the circular on the Collective Agreement for Academics Employed by the State.
The job content and qualification requirements are described in further detail in Circular on Terms of Employment for Academic Staff at Universities.
Application procedureIt is obligatory to attach the following when you apply for this position:
• Curriculum Vitae. You are encouraged to declare any periods of leave without research activity, including, for example, maternity leave, since your research activities are assessed in relation to your actual research time
• Education (diploma for master's, PhD and possibly higher doctoral degree)
• List of publications (the enclosed publications must be clearly marked on the list of publications)
• Publications. Up to three publications can be included in the application for the assistant professorship. In the event of several authors the publications must be accompanied by a co-author statement concerning the applicant's share of the collaborative work with the consent of the co-authors. This form can be used for the purpose
• Teaching portfolio. The specific requirements regarding the documentation can be found here
Materials which cannot be uploaded together with the application may be submitted in three copies to Aarhus BSS HR & PhD, Aarhus University, Tåsingegade 1, 2nd floor, DK-8000 Aarhus C.
Read more about how to apply for an academic post at Aarhus BSS here.
The evaluation processAfter the application deadline, an assessment committee is appointed. Please note that the assessment of applicants is based solely on the material received prior to the application deadline. For further information, see Guidelines for Assessment Committee, Aarhus BSS.
All interested candidates are encouraged to apply regardless of personal background.
Alle ansøgninger skal være lavet online og modtaget midnat dansk lokaltid senest:
31. august 2017