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Assistant Professor in Strategy, Innovation or Entrepreneurship

Deadline: 30.09.2020

BI Norwegian Business School

BI Norwegian Business School is ranked among the top business schools in Europe combining internationally recognized research and a wide range of educational offerings from bachelor to master and doctoral degree programmes as well as executive programmes. BI’s mission is to build the knowledge economy by empowering people and improving business. BI has 20 000 students, more than 300 000 alumni, and a number of academic and business partnerships and networks both nationally and internationally. BI holds the three most prestigious international quality accreditations – AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. BI is organised as an independent foundation whose purpose is teaching and research. All profits are used to strengthen BI's academic- and learning environment.

BI Norwegian Business School (BI), Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, is seeking applications for an Assistant Professor in Strategy, Innovation or Entrepreneurship, preferably with relevance to Digital Business. This is a tenure track position, 4 years, followed up with an academic evaluation process based on set criteria for publications and teaching.

We are looking for a candidate with strong research capabilities, and a promising research pipeline in for example on topics related to how digitalization affects business models, organizations, ecosystems, or firm actions and behavior. The ideal candidate should have an ambition to advance the field with publications in top international journals. The candidate should demonstrate, at the minimum, the potential for solid teaching skills.

BI Norwegian Business School’s (BI) foundation is to be research-based, connected and learning oriented in order to both offer relevant programmes for our students, and provide a motivating research environment for our faculty.

The school has eight research departments covering all business school-related disciplines. It offers a wide range of programs in, for example, Finance, Economics, Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Organizational Behavior, at the BA, MSc, EMBA, PhD, and Executive levels. Please see www.bi.edu for further information about the school.

About the Department

The Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship is innovative and dynamic, with the ambition to increase its impact both nationally and internationally. Active research areas include Value Creation Models, Technology Strategy, International Business, Entrepreneurship, Innovation Systems, Global Innovation Networks, Inter-organizational Relations, Organization Design, Strategic Leadership, Networks, Knowledge-based Strategy and Competitiveness. The Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship holds a strong position within the school’s research areas, and is one of the most productive departments in terms of academic contributions within relevant topics.

The Department is responsible for courses at all levels (Bachelor, Master of Science, MBA, PhD and Executive Programs) in Norway and abroad in the fields of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation and as such offers teaching responsibilities at all levels. The school offers attractive opportunities in corporate teaching and managerial development. The Department is currently home to about 35 full-time academic faculty and 13 PhD students.

Candidates interested in this position please send a letter of interest, an updated CV, research papers and a list of scientific works using our recruitment system Easycruit, by September 30th 2020.

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