Two Academic Positions

Company:emlyon business school

Location:Morocco / Casablanca

Discipline:Leadership / Strategy and in Accounting and Corporate Finance

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time




emlyon business school Africa invites applications for two positions at Associate / Full Professors levels, in:

1) Leadership/ Strategy:

That position is to be filled either in the Department Management, Law and Human Resources or in the department Strategy and Organisation according to profile.

Applicants are senior or mid-careers, with research interests in Leadership or Strategy; they are able to speak French as well as English; they need to be ready to teach different courses (ranging from core courses to undergraduate audiences, to more advanced courses to executive participants).

2) Accounting and Corporate Finance:

That position is to be filled in the Department Economics Finance Control.

Applicants are mid-careers with a research focus on African market; they need to be ready to teach different courses (ranging from core courses to undergraduate audiences, to more advanced courses to executive participants).

These positions will be appointed in September 2018. They are open for the Moroccan campus based in Casablanca.

Salary and conditions are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


emlyon business school, one of the leading French Grandes Ecoles in Management, has consistently been ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds triple accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including an MSc in Management, a global BBA program, Specialized Master's degrees, MBA, PhD and global DBA, as well as open and tailor-made executive programs.

emlyon has campuses in France (Lyon and Paris), China (Shanghai) and Morocco (Casablanca).

Having celebrated its 140th anniversary in 2012, emlyon business school is a dynamic and innovative institution with a 131-strong faculty dedicated to develop excellence both in teaching and research thanks to unique and specific means (learning lab, clusters of excellence…). emlyon's motto is “early makers”. This concept reflects our vision of the entrepreneur: an individual who tries, experiments, makes mistakes, starts again and learns as they go. An entrepreneur must now combine this dimension of doing and doing quickly with the ability to anticipate, mix and nurture ideas, see things before others and do things quicker than others. The entrepreneur from emlyon business school is a maker and an early mover. He/she is an early maker.

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  • Applicants must hold a PhD or doctorate and have a research orientation. This orientation should be demonstrated by a publication track record in highly regarded management journals such as those in the FT list.
  • Successful candidates will have to publish either academic articles or books and case study
  • Successful candidates should demonstrate an excellent teaching ability at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Successful candidates should be able to teach either in English or French. A good level of French is required
  • Applicants must have a strong knowledge of the African context demonstrated in their previous experience.


  • A cover letter including motivation to join emlyon business school
  • A research and teaching statement (with teaching evaluations)
  • A current vita
  • The paper to be presented if invited for a job interview (preferably unpublished)
  • A list of papers under review or in progress
  • A copy of three significant publications or working papers
  • Reference letters from two referees

Interested candidates should apply electronically here for the position in Leadership/Strategy, and here for the position in accounting and corporate finance

All application materials should be submitted in English. The application materials will not be returned.

Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible, as review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position has been filled.

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