Assistant professor in the area of strategic management and entrepreneurship

The department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) is looking for and Assistant professor in the area of strategic management and entrepreneurship.

Position: Academic
Visible since: Monday, 1 February 2021
Deadline: Thursday, 1 April 2021
Hours: 38
Reference: 3400

Your role

Will you grab our available tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in the department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM)? We are looking for candidates with the potential to build a record of excellence in both research and teaching. You should have a doctorate degree or be in your final year of dissertation research. Our search is not limited to any individual sub-discipline of the broader strategic management field, although the Department would like to strengthen in some areas such as business-level strategies, innovation strategies, and digital strategies.

Your main tasks

Our search is not limited to any individual sub-discipline of the broader strategic management field, although the Department would like to strengthen in some areas such as non-market strategies, platforms, and scaling-up.

Your required competences

We take pride in RSM’s high-performance research culture and its focus on positive change. Erasmus University ranks third in Europe in terms of 2013-2018 UTD top journal output. Faculty members routinely publish in top tier journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Administrative Science Quarterly, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management, Organization Science and Management Science. RSM faculty members also regularly serve as (associate) editors of top journals like Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management, and Journal of Management Studies.

We are also proud of our outstanding PhD programme, which has a strong record of placements at peer institutions such as INSEAD, HEC, Cambridge University (Judge), University of Warwick, University of South Carolina (Moore), Aalto University, and McGill University.

We offer

The position could start as early as August or September 2021. Erasmus University has attractive employment conditions, which include a holiday allowance of 8 per cent, an end-of-year bonus of 8.3 per cent and a considerable amount of vacation days.


https://www.eur.nl/en/working/eur-employer/employment-conditions 

 

Applications

Are you interested in this great opportunity? Please send us:

  • your cover letter
  • your CV
  • job market paper
  • research statement
  • teaching statement
  • teaching evaluations (if available)
  • three letters of recommendation.

The initial deadline for applications is 1 March 2021, although applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Promising candidates will be invited for an interview shortly after the deadline.

For more information about the job please contact Prof. Justin Jansen, Chair of the Department of Strategic Management an Entrepreneurship, via jjansen@rsm.nl.

Department

The department of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship plays an important role in all major teaching programmes at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, such as BSc Business Administration and BSc International Administration, MSc International Management/CEMS, and Executive MBA. The department is home to in the MSc Strategic Management and MSc Strategic Entrepreneurship. We aim to continuously develop and improve the courses we offer to actively align them with the changing business environment, and are research-driven in what we teach.

 

The department belongs to Europe’s strongest Strategy departments in terms of research output and impact. It consists of over approximately 40 teachers and researchers, including about 10 PhD candidates. It has excellent contacts with national and multinational businesses, and has a number of internationally renowned professors. Education and research are focused on strategic management, global strategy, family business, individual and corporate entrepreneurship, co-operation and competition between companies, and strategic renewal. The department has several research platforms, such as the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship and the Erasmus Centre for Family Business; they deliver pioneering research in specific areas of strategy.

 

For more information about our activities and our colleagues please visit: http://www.rsm.nl/research/departments/strategic-management-entrepreneurship/

 

About RSM

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) is one of Europe’s top-ranked business schools. RSM provides ground-breaking research and education furthering excellence in all aspects of management and is based in the international port city of Rotterdam – a vital nexus of business, logistics and trade. RSM’s primary focus is on developing business leaders with international careers who can become a force for positive change by carrying their innovative mindset into a sustainable future. Our first-class range of bachelor, master, MBA, PhD and executive programmes encourage them to become critical, creative, caring and collaborative thinkers and doers. Study information and activities for future students, executives and alumni are also organised from the RSM office in Chengdu, China. www.rsm.nl

RSM is a faculty of Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR). EUR is an internationally oriented university with a strong social orientation in its education and research. Our scientists and students work in close collaboration with internal and external parties to solve global, social challenges, inspired by the always dynamic and cosmopolitan Rotterdam. Our mission is therefore "Creating positive societal impact". Our academic education is intensive, active and application-oriented. Our research increasingly takes place in multidisciplinary teams, which are strongly intertwined with international networks. With our research impact and thanks to the high quality of education, EUR can compete with the top European universities. The Erasmian values ​​function as our internal compass and make Erasmus University recognizable to the outside world: engaged with society, world citizen, connecting, entrepreneurial and open-minded. www.eur.nl

About Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) is one of Europe’s top-ranked business schools. RSM provides ground-breaking research and education furthering excellence in all aspects of management and is based in the international port city of Rotterdam – a vital nexus of business, logistics and trade. RSM’s primary focus is on developing business leaders with international careers who can become a force for positive change by carrying their innovative mindset into a sustainable future. Our first-class range of bachelor, master, MBA, PhD and executive programmes encourage them to become critical, creative, caring and collaborative thinkers and doers. Study information and activities for future students, executives and alumni are also organised from the RSM office in Chengdu, China. www.rsm.nl

RSM is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages applications from candidates of all genders, ethnicities, and nationalities.