Contract type: Permanent contract
Associate or Full Professor
Location: SKEMA BUSINESS SCHOOL Paris
The Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Economics Department of SKEMA Business School is seeking applicants for an Associate or Full Professor position in Digital Business and Big Data, specializing in New Technologies and Strategy-focused Data-driven Business Models beginning on September 1, 2018. The position is based in Paris (France), on SKEMA’s campus at La Défense (Business district).
This opening position is in relation with the development of a Joint Academic Program in Digital Business and Big Data established between Microsoft and SKEMA .
The successful candidate must have demonstrated excellence in research through publications in top-tier journals. He/she must possess a good track record in teaching. The position requires teaching in topics related to the management of new digital technologies for digital business and implementation of strategy-focused data-driven business models.
Funding for conference attendance, research support, and access to many attractive databases (such as WRDS, ThomsonOne, and Bureau van Dijk) is provided.
Members of SKEMA’s faculty have published papers in Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Harvard Business Review, Industrial and Corporate Change, Journal of International Business Studies, Organization Science, Organization Studies, Research Policy, Strategic Management Journal and others.
This partnership aims to create innovative educational content with the development of a joint Big Data Program, and to understand future careers in relation with new technologies.
In this context, the successful candidate will have a leading role to play in developing (and increasing visibility) of a Research Center dedicated to Digitalization and Big Data. More specifically, this Research Center will take the form of a careers laboratory whose purpose is to understand the jobs of tomorrow in connection with the emergence of new technologies. In order to allocate effectively his/her time at developing the Research Center and publishing at a high level, the successful candidate will benefit from strong academic and administrative support.
SKEMA Business School is an EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA -accredited academic institution. SKEMA is one of Europe’s fastest growing business schools. It currently operates on three continents with campuses in France (Sophia Antipolis, Lille and Paris), China (Suzhou), Brazil (Belo Horizonte) and the US (Raleigh – NC State campus).
The school offers a wide range of management programs, taught in English and in French, at Bachelor, Master and Doctoral levels, as well as Executive Education. More than 7500 students are currently enrolled in the school’s programs worldwide. SKEMA is positioning itself as the leadership school, training the pioneer knowledge economy decision-makers throughout the world.
Today, SKEMA is giving means to its ambition and is developing an innovative multi-campus school project on an international scale.
This is why it needs to be at the forefront of innovation, particularly in terms of education. To train the talents of the future, SKEMA needs the skills of men and women who reflect the school’s values: academic excellence, humanism and multiculturalism.
The faculty at SKEMA comprises more than 170 professors. The expertise of our faculty enables us to provide educational programs which reflect the opportunities and challenges of the global economic environment.
Applicants should send curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a selection of three representative publications OR details of practitioner experience, a teaching statement and teaching assessments (if available).
Please send the complete application package by email to: facultypositionDBBD@skema.eduLire la suite