Tenure Track Assistant Professor or Full Professor in Innovation Management

EmployerUniversité de Neuchâtel, Institut de l’Entreprise
Published21 June 2017
Closing Date31 August 2017
WorkplaceNeuchâtel, North Romandie, Switzerland
CategoryBusiness / Economics
Environment / Sustainable Development
Pedagogy / Education Science
Occupation rate100%


The successful candidate will teach various courses at the Bachelor’s, Master’s levels at the Faculty of Economics and Business. Teaching load of 4 periods per semester each semester (7 periods for full professor). She/he will conduct high-level international research in R&D and innovation management, collaborate with the Swiss Competence Center for Energy Research’s work package 2 (SCCER CREST, ?url=www.sccer-crest.ch&module=jobs&id=36680" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.sccer-crest.ch), and supervise Master’s and PhD thesis.


Applicants must hold a PhD in management (or a specialisation thereof) and have strong teaching skills. Courses will be taught in French (possibly English). A grace period of two years may be granted to non-French speakers before requiring teaching in French.

We offer

The University of Neuchâtel is a university on a human scale, with about 4’500 students. Its small size enables it to provide high‐level training and to foster relationships between students and professors.
Ideally located midway between Geneva and Zürich, in the heart of Europe, it is a perfect place to study or undertake high‐level research in an idyllic setting between lake and mountains.

Information about remuneration on the following links :
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?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.unine.ch%2Fsrh%2Fprofesseurs-categorie-a&module=jobs&id=36680" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.unine.ch/srh/professeurs-categorie-b

For further information please contact the Head of the Hiring Committee ( valery.bezencon unine.ch ) or the Dean ( doyen.seco unine.ch ) and visit our website at ?url=www.unine.ch%2Fseco&module=jobs&id=36680" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.unine.ch/seco .

The University of Neuchâtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Applications should be uploaded onto www.unine.ch/candis (ref. FSE-MngmtInnov) as a single pdf file including a motivation letter, a detailed CV, a list of publications, copies of the diplomas, a statement (three pages max.) of teaching and research interests, of the scientific vision in the domain, and of future projects, as well as a vision of how the applicant can contribute to the SCCER CREST. The applicant is requested to ask three experts in the field to send a recommendation letter to the Head of the Hiring Committee, Prof. Valéry Bezençon ( valery.bezenconunine.ch ).


In your application, please refer to myScience.ch
and reference  JobID 36680.