Industrial Organization, Strategic Management, Technology and Innovation Management
The Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business is inviting applications for a two-year postdoctoral position. The postdoctoral scholar will work with faculty conducting innovation related research, with a particular focus on the pharmaceutical industry. Scholars will also be expected to continue their own research with the intent of publishing in leading academic journals.
Successful candidates should have a well-demonstrated interest in innovation and a strong background in applied econometrics. Candidates are expected to have completed their Ph.D. in strategy or economics by summer 2020. The appointment is for two years, with an option to extend a third and does not include any teaching obligations. Start date is negotiable but anticipated to be July 1, 2020. Scholars are expected to be in residence during their tenure, participate in seminars and contribute to the broader intellectual community. In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package scholars will be provided an allowance for research/conference related expenses.
The application deadline is March 16, 2020. To be considered please complete the application and submit: (1) a copy of your job market paper; (2) CV with references; (3) research statement; and, (4) cover letter to: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/102889. Specific questions can be directed to: email@example.com.
The Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation is housed within the Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy whose members include: Jay Barney, Bill Hesterly, Todd Zenger, Bill Schulze, Matthew Higgins, Lyda Bigelow, Jason Snyder, Rob Wuebker, Orie Shelef, and Josh Feng. The group regularly publishes in leading strategy and economics journals; additional information on the group can be found here.
About University of Utah David Eccles School of Business
Additional information on the Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy can be found here: https://eccles.utah.edu/faculty/department-entrepreneurship-strategy/ while additional information on the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah can be found at: https://eccles.utah.edu/.