Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, Technology and Innovation Management
The College of Management of Technology (CDM) at EPFL invites applications for a faculty position at all levels in the area of Strategy and Technology Management.
We are searching for applicants who are committed to excellence in research. Successful candidates will have a clear research focus on strategy and technology management, and ideally address topics linked to new technology and innovation (e.g. digital transformation, AI).
The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent and competitive research program in a multidisciplinary environment. He/she will supervise their own PhD students and engage with researchers in related fields across the EPFL campus and particularly within CDM. S/he must have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and contribute to CDM’s new education programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
EPFL offers internationally competitive salaries, generous research support, significant start-up resources and outstanding research infrastructure. The school provides extensive databases. In addition, research funds for additional database purchases and computer equipment are readily available. Academics in Switzerland enjoy many research funding opportunities, as well as an exceptionally high standard of living.
The application package should include the following documents in pdf format: cover letter including a statement of motivation; curriculum vitae; publication list; research statement; statement of teaching interests; as well as the names and addresses, including emails, of at least three references for junior positions or five references for senior positions who may be contacted at a later stage. Review of applications is ongoing and we encourage further submissions before September 30th, 2020. Please send your application package electronically to: https://facultyrecruiting.epfl.ch/position/21397504
Expressions of interest or inquiries may be addressed confidentially to:
Professor Dominique Foray
Director of the College of Management of Technology
EPFL is an equal opportunity employer and family friendly university. It is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It strongly encourages women to apply.
Located in Switzerland, the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is one of Europe’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan science and technology institutions. The College of Management of Technology (CDM) at EPFL has an aligned focus on research and teaching in the areas of Management Science with close ties to Engineering and Technology. Moreover, it infuses the EPFL campus with an entrepreneurial spirit, encourages cross-disciplinary partnerships and undertakes a comprehensive approach to industrial issues and public policy. The College is comprised of The Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship Institute and The Swiss Finance Institute @ EPFL and offers two MS level programs as well as two Doctoral Schools.
Further information on EPFL and CDM can be found at http://www.epfl.ch and http://cdm.epfl.ch.