Faculty Position Recruitment

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Free Enterprise

Oklahoma State University is actively seeking highly qualified candidates for a tenured/tenure track position at the assistant, associate, or full professor level.  OSU is a comprehensive land-grant institution that is internationally recognized for its instruction, research, and outreach programs.  System-wide enrollment exceeds 37,000 students, with nearly 26,000 enrolled at the OSU-Stillwater campus. For additional information on OSU, please go to the website: www.okstate.edu.

The academic department will be dependent on the education and professional experiences of the successful applicant.  The successful applicant will also be appointed as a Fellow of the Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.  The Institute is a university-wide, multi-disciplinary institute, under the auspices of the Provost & Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs, that serves as the focus for OSU teaching and research on principled entrepreneurship, regulation, markets, public policy and the role of business in a free society.

Teaching and research will primarily be related to the study of free enterprise.  Teaching and mentoring of undergraduates is a major role of the position.  In addition, the position will regularly participate in the Institute’s activities, such as public lectures, research colloquiums, Visiting Fellows programs, PhD Student Fellowship programs, etc.  The anticipated start date is August 2015.

Qualifications:  Candidates must possess or will soon possess a doctorate degree in a discipline relevant to free enterprise, a record of scholarly productivity commensurate with the candidate’s level of experience, and potential for excellence in teaching.

Applications will be accepted online at http://hr.okstate.edu/employment-opportunities.  Please search for listing number Req 119.  Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vita, and names of three references including contact information.  Applicants should also be prepared to provide a summary of teaching evaluations upon request.  Screening of applications will begin on Friday, April 10, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled.

Interested individuals seeking additional information regarding this vacancy are encouraged to contact Dr. Vance Fried, Professor and Director of the Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise at [email protected].

All positions are contingent upon available funding. Oklahoma State University is an Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.  OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings.

OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus.



The College of Business at New Mexico State University is seeking applicants for the following two full-time faculty positions:

1 – Assistant or Associate Professor of OB/HR

1 – Open Rank in any discipline within our management department (OB, HR, strategy, entrepreneurship, or operations management)

Experience: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in management or a closely related discipline from an AACSB International accredited business school. Candidates should have a record of scholarly research publication commensurate with their levels of academic experience. Applicants should also have a demonstrated record of success in classroom teaching, with instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels preferred.

Responsibilities: The positions require continued scholarly activity, including research publications in academic journals in the field of management. Faculty members will actively participate in graduate education by supervising dissertation research and serving on graduate committees. Courses to be taught will be based on the experience of the candidate and the needs of the Management Department, and may include some online instruction.

Application Procedure: Online applications must be submitted by April 12, 2015. For complete job description, qualifications, and application process visit the links below. You can also contact Prof. Bill Smith, search committee chair, with any questions about either position: [email protected].

Assistant/Associate in OB/HR: https://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/21371.

Open Rank in any management discipline: https://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/21191.


New Mexico State University is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer.

ESSEC Business School (Paris) – Professors in Management Accounting and Control, or Auditing and Financial Accounting

The ESSEC Accounting and Management Control Department invites applications for positions at the Associate or Assistant level in Management Accounting and Control, or Auditing and Financial Accounting, for September 2015.

Candidates should hold a PhD or other Doctoral degree and show excellent records both in teaching and research (publications in international journals required). Ability to teach both in French and English is desirable but not essential. The position is based on the Paris campus of the school.

ESSEC is one of the leading European Business Schools. It has campuses in Paris and Singapore, offering mostly graduate level training in business administration (Master of Sciences in Management, MBA, Exec MBA, specialized masters, PhD). It became the first AASCB accredited business school outside the United States and Canada in 1997. It is also accredited by EQUIS. ESSEC has developed a strategic alliance with the University of Mannheim in Germany and many academic partnerships with leading institutions worldwide (Kellogg, Chicago, Berkeley, Tuck, Instituto de Empresa, IIM, Keio, Tsinghua, etc.). In addition to its regular activities, our department hosts a sponsored chair: the ESSEC KPMG Financial Reporting Chair. More information on ESSEC and our Department is available at www.essec.edu.

Rank of appointment and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Candidates should send a cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, sample copies of their research and three letters of recommendation or the names of three referees by December 20th, 2014.

Applications should be sent to:

Professor Anne JENY-CAZAVAN
Head of the Department of Accounting and Management Control
ESSEC Business School
Avenue Bernard Hirsch, B.P. 50105
95021 Cergy-Pontoise Cedex
E-mail to: Sylvie Heumez, Assistant of the Department
[email protected]

Assistant Professor Position

The Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management at Bocconi University, Milan (Italy) opens a position of Assistant Professor in Public Administration, Public Management, Public Administration and Management, Public Policy and Management, Policy Analysis and Management (Italian classification of scientific field: 13/B1 – Economiaaziendale), starting from March 1st, 2015.

Contracts will run for up to three years, with the possibility of an extension period of 2years and then subject to renewal for three years (“tenure track”: 3+2+3).

Applicants must be fluent in English. Other languages knowledge is welcome. Knowledge of  Italian is not required.

Commitments include research,teaching and service to the University. As the appointed candidate is expected to publish in international refereed journals, priority will be given to applicants with research portfolios that are international in scope.

Applicants should have (or be close to completion) a Ph.D. in the fields above mentioned or equivalents, accordingly to different University systems,and should have demonstrated high potential in research and teaching.

Compensation and teaching load are competitive with other top European academic institutions.

Applications must be submitted on line at the following address:


Applications will be considered if submitted until October 15th, 2014.

For further information, please contact Prof. Elio Borgonovi ([email protected]; Telephone:0039-02-58366113) and Prof. Ileana Steccolini ([email protected]; Telephone:0039-02-58362087 ) or visit http://www.unibocconi.it/

Post Doc position in science-based entrepreneurship

Bodø Graduate School of Business at University of Nordland, Norway is seeking applicants for an upcoming Post Doc position in Entrepreneurship. We expect the selected individual to join the faculty early 2015, or sooner if possible.

Bodø Graduate School of Business harbors one of the Europe’s largest research groups in entrepreneurship and innovation comprising over 20 faculty members and 15 PhD students and Bodø has become a gathering place for entrepreneurship scholars, including the 2012 RENT conference, the 2014 Nordic Conference on Small Businesses, and the 2016 Babson (BCERC) and Diana Conferences. Faculty members include Lars Kolvereid, Gry Alsos, Tommy Clausen, Einar Rasmussen, Espen Isaksen, as well as Adjunct Professors such as Johan Wiklund, Paul Westhead, Candida Brush, Andrew Zacharakis, and Sara Carter.

The Post Doc position is concerned with building a unique large scale database covering all science-based new ventures in Norway. The data collection in under way and the candidate will be part of a research team led by Associate Professor Einar Rasmussen. The research is carried out in collaboration with several leading scholars on science-based entrepreneurship worldwide. The candidate is expected to contribute to the structuring and analysis of the database and to publishing the results in the leading scholarly journals in the field.

Applicants should have a PhD in Business, Management, or equivalent and a strong background in working with large complex databases and carrying out sophisticated multivariate analyses. The position is particularly well suited for a candidate with interest in the following topics: science-based or high technology entrepreneurship, university technology transfer, process studies of new ventures, multi-level and longitudinal datasets. The position is ideal for a person that wants to develop a strong network and publication track record in these areas.

The work is to be carried out on location in Bodø, Norway, a growing university town in an area of great natural beauty (visitbodo.wips.no/en). For informal enquiries about the position and to be notified about its formal posting, please contact Associate Professor Einar Rasmussen ([email protected], Tel: +47 75 51 71 53).

Associate Professor Position

The Sonoco International Business Department, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina is seeking candidates for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, or a Tenured appointment at the rank of Associate Professor in the area of International Business, to begin August, 2015. For full consideration, please submit an application including cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and representative research papers or publications by October 15, 2014. Review of applications will begin as soon as received and will continue until the position is filled. Please send your materials to Beth Busby ([email protected]), Sonoco International Business Department, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, 1014 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29208

3 post-doctoral fellowships in Economics / Finance / Management

CEGE (Research Centre in Management and Economics), the research centre of the School of Economics and Management, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Porto, Portugal), invites applications for up to three post doctoral research fellowships, starting in September 2014, for a 12 month period (renewable yearly up to 3 years), within the framework of the strategic project Pest-OE/EGE/UI0731/2014, funded by FCT/MEC through national funds (PIDDAC). Candidates must hold a PhD in the fields of Economics, Finance or Management and preference will be given to candidates whose research interests are coincident or complementary to the research developed at CEGE and who already have a track record of publications in peer-­reviewed journals. The research fellow may also undertake a limited amount of teaching (at the undergraduate or graduate level). Further details of this call (including the selection process and applicable regulation) are available at http://www.feg.porto.ucp.pt/en/postdoctoralfellow.


Essential qualifications and experience include:

  • PhD in the fields of Economics, Finance or Management, preferably with a track record of publications in peer-reviewed journals
  • International research experience
  • Excellent command of English
  • Initiative and capacity to work autonomously
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other researchers
  • Good interpersonal skills

Work Plan

CEGE’s mission is to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in economics and management, promoting a culture of excellence in research and disseminating its research results to the scientific community and society in general. Therefore, we expect the post­ doctoral fellow to develop research consistent with this mission, ummarized in a 2­-pages work plan. This work plan should identify research areas/themes of interest to the applicant, an outline of the research ideas to be developed, a description of their innovative contribution, the research methods/methodologies which will be used and the expected impact of results.


The position will be full time, with an expected start on the 1st September 2014, for 12 months (renewable yearly up to 3 years).