Assistant or Associate Professor

Company:School of Management - Universidad de Los Andes

Location:Colombia / Bogotá

Discipline:Organization Theory, Organizational Behavior, and Leadership

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time

Posted:2018-06-16

Assistant or Associate Professor levels in the fields of Organization Theory, Organizational Behavior, and Leadership

Job Summary

The School of Management at the Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia) seeks applications to fill several full time positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels in the fields of Organization Theory, Organizational Behavior, and Leadership. The School provides conference and research funding, a possible teaching load reduction, a vibrant cultural environment, and variety of other benefits that make these highly sought-after appointments.

Candidates are expected to show a clear commitment to research and actively contribute to the design, delivery, and assessment of courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Preference will be given to candidates with a record of publications in high-quality peer-reviewed journals and the desire to shape the development of a successful and fast-growing School of Management.

Aspiring junior researchers seeking a position as Assistant Professor must have earned a PhD degree (or be near completion) in the fields stated above (or closely related) and have demonstrated their potential to publish in high quality peer reviewed journals. In Leadership, we are especially interested in applications from successful mid-career scholars who qualify for the level of Associate Professor.

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit the following documents:

  1. A cover letter
  2. A curriculum vitae including contact information of three referees. Referees will not be contacted until the final candidates have been shortlisted.
  3. A teaching statement, including course evaluations (if available)
  4. A research statement
  5. Copies of two recent research papers.

Only electronic applications will be accepted; apply at: Faculty Openings

Processing of applications will start immediately and will continue until the end of August 2018. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a campus visit in Bogotá. Appointments begin in June, 2019. Remuneration is competitive by European standards.

Application questions should be directed to the Recruitment Team adm-recruit@uniandes.edu.co

Please let us know if you are attending this year’s Academy of Management Meeting in Chicago or the EGOS Colloquium in Tallinn in order to schedule an informal interview there.

About the Institution

Universidad de los Andes (UniAndes) is a private, not-for-profit, nondenominational and non-politically affiliated institution. It is ranked 1st in Colombia, 8th in Latin America and 256nd in the world by QS University Ranking. Uniandes is the only private university in Colombia with the higher quality accreditation given by the Ministry of Education for 10 years and aims to be recognized as a research university with excellent and innovative undergraduate and graduate teaching.

The School of Management at UniAndes is triple-accredited (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA). It offers undergraduate programs in Business Administration with an enrolment of about 1500 students. Moreover, the school offers a variety of graduate programs: Full-time and part-time MBA, EMBA, MSc in Finance, MSc in Marketing, Master in Environmental Management, Master in Development Practice, and a doctoral program that embraces the different disciplines represented within the faculty. The school’s executive education unit is currently ranked 4th in Latin America and 28th in the world by the Financial Times.

Contact Person:Juan Riaño

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