BI Norwegian Business School (BI), Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, is seeking applications for an Assistant Professor in Strategy. We are looking for a candidate with strong research capabilities, a publication record or potential in the field of digitalization and strategy, for example in 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.
With its approximately 20 000 students and 400 faculty members, BI is Europe’s second largest business school, and is Norway's largest supplier of economic and administrative professionals. BI’s academic rigor places the business school among the top schools in Europe, and was ranked as number 33 in the Financial Times European Business School Rankings in 2017.
BI is the only Norwegian “Triple Crown” school, holding 3 of the most important accreditations for a business school with international ambitions: the European EQUIS, the American AACSB, and the British AMBA. About 77 of an approximate total of 15 500 business schools globally, could pride themselves on a Triple Crown status.
BI Norwegian Business School has an international profile and its faculty cooperates extensively internationally. BI also has student exchange agreements with more than 200 institutions in 47 different countries. Approximately 29% of BI’s faculty members are non-Norwegians.
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 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 25 full-time academic faculty and 13 PhD students.
Candidates interested in this position please send a letter of interest and an updated CV to Pengfei Wang, firstname.lastname@example.org, by July 20th, 2019 for considerations for interview at the Academy of Management. We will accept applications until August 31.