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.
BI Norwegian Business School (BI) is an independent, not-for-profit foundation and a major provider of research based knowledge on business and management disciplines in Norway. With its approximately 20 000 students and 400 faculty members, BI is Europe’s second largest business schools. BI
The business schools’ 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.
AoM Career Fair – point of contact
We encourage all candidates interested to follow our employer presentation on Monday August 10, at 9 Eastern Time.
Candidates who are interested in this position and would like to have a virtual interview through AoM, please send a letter of interest and an updated CV by August 11, 2020. We do accept applications until September 30, 2020.
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.