Dean of Research

Company:Paris School of Business

Location:France / Paris


Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


PSB PARIS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS( is a leading privately funded business school located in the heart of Paris. PSB offers several programs (PGE, MSc, BBA, MBA, DBA, and executive) taught both in French and in English.

PSB invites applications for the following position:


Research and Academic Programs at PSB

PSB is AMBA accredited (MIM and IMBA) and a partner to international institutional authorities: EFMD, AACSB, CAMPUS FRANCE and in France: FNEGE, CGE, UGEI. PSB’s research efforts are improved through stimulated collaborations with leading research institutes and global business partners.

Additional information is available on the PSB Research Lab link:

Job Description& Qualification

Paris School of Business invites applications for a Dean of Research position.

The Dean of Research must be an accomplished teacher and researcher with a record of significant publications and intellectual contributions.  The Research Dean reports to the PSB Director and with the Academic and Research Dean, and constitutes PSB Senior Management.  The Research Dean will play a key role in shaping and implementing the research policy; in managing research grants; and in promoting the Paris School of Business research motto “research for practice”.

Candidates are expected to demonstrate great interest in academic research with publications in international peer reviewed journals; as well as applied contributions such as books, case studies and in the media. Candidates are also expected to possess some significant teaching experience in their field of expertise. Extensive experience in AACSB, AMBA and/or EQUIS accreditation is preferred.

The next PSB Dean of Research must be a recognized scholar within one of PSB’ academic disciplines. He/she needs to document the ability to lead a team of researchers, to interact with a diversity of groups, and to understand the culture, values and research philosophy of PSB.

The role and responsibilities of the Research Dean are:

  • Provide a strategic and inclusive vision for the research at PSB
  • Support individual research programs and assist faculty to form successful collaborative research groups when pertinent
  • Lead marketing and communication initiatives to promote PSB’s research mission
  • Supervise and evaluate research-oriented faculty
  • Develop new research partnerships
  • Coordinate staff requirements for implementing PSB’s research policy
  • Prepare reports as required by PSB’s committees

The candidate is expected to possess experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Strong social and relational competences
  • Leadership and motivational competences
  • Supervisory experience
  • Fluency in English; French is preferred but not mandatory
  • Good understanding of French and International academic dynamics

The appointments will begin in September 2018.

Employees also benefit from French social security, complementary health insurance and a contributory pension scheme.PSB is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from international candidates.

Application package:

  • Cover letter
  • Research statement
  • Samples of scholarly work
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Recent student evaluations
  • Two recommendation letters

Please send your application via email at:

Sylvaine CASTELLANO, Phd

Academic and Research Dean


59 rue Nationale - 75013 Paris, France

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