Assistant or Associate Professor in Communication and Culture

Company:Audencia Business School

Location:France / Nantes

Discipline:Communication and Culture

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time

Posted:2020-06-22

C&C2020 Assistant or Associate Professor in Communication and Culture

Audencia Business School invites applications at the rank of assistant or associate professor with research interests consistent with the areas of organization and culture. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The school holds Triple AACSB EQUIS and AMBA accreditation and is one of the top European business schools based in Nantes, France. Audencia offers a wide range of programs, including BBA, Masters/MSc, MBA, Doctorate and Executive Education Programs, and counts over 120 core faculty members from 25 countries.

Position requirements

The preferred candidates for the position will:

  • hold a PhD;
  • Demonstrate evidence of excellence in high-level teaching. Courses have to be provided (in French and in English) in the programme Communication and Media (Audencia SciencesCom), as well as specific courses in line with research interests. Courses include Organizational Theory and Creative Economy. (FR/ Théories des organisations ou Industries culturelles) May also be included courses about Research Methods (FR/ Méthodologie de la recherche), Methodology of Communication Studies (FR/ Méthodologie des études en communication).
  • Have an outstanding and ongoing program of academic research and publishing in top-tier journals in communication and/or management (FR/ Sciences de information et de la communication ou en sciences de gestion). The candidate will be able to propose research projects among two of the axes structuring the Communication & Culture Department:
  1. Creativity, Innovation, Design;
  2. Art and Organizations;
  • Be expected to provide leadership in the areas of teaching, curriculum development, student engagement and extra-curricular activities in communication and culture;
  • Be expected to contribute to outreach activities to the broader practitioner community.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience and qualifications. The contract includes a number of benefits, such as research and other performance-based bonuses, full family public and private insurance coverage, generous medical coverage, etc. A good working knowledge of the French and English languages is essential.

Position overview

Our campus is located in Nantes, a mid-sized city in western France, serviced by an international airport and 2 hours away from Paris by train. Bustling with cultural and social events, the sandy Atlantic coastline an hour’s drive away to the west, and rolling vineyards and castles to the east, Nantes is the ideal city to live in. With more than 1,330 companies based in the city, Nantes also boasts a rich economic and industrial identity.

The successful candidate will join the Communication and Culture Department at the Audencia SciencesCom Campus located on the Ile de Nantes, the heart of the city’s creative arts district, a breeding ground and a place for learning, sharing and manufacturing development as well as content delivery, training, research, and testing.

Application

Candidates should send an electronic application by August 21st, 2020, including an application letter, a curriculum vitae (including a full list of publications), two selected publications, information regarding teaching performance, and names of two referees by e-mail to André Sobczak, Audencia’s Associate Dean for faculty and research - faculty-recruitment@audencia.com. Please indicate the reference C&C2020

For more information, you may contact:
Research: Julien PIERRE, julienpierre@audencia.com
Pedagogy, development, innovation: Martha ABAD-GREBERT, mabadgrebert@audencia.com

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