Assistant Professor in Digital Innovation and Transformation

Company:Universidad de Los Andes

Location:Colombia / Bogotá

Discipline:Digital Innovation and Transformation

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Full Time Faculty Opening – Digital innovation and transformation

The School of Management at Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia) seeks applications to fill a full time position at the Assistant Professor level in Digital innovation and transformation, with experience or interest in the transformation of management functional areas, digital strategy, enterprise architecture, and digital innovation. Preference will be given to candidates with a clear commitment to research and to continuous improvement of teaching and course content at the undergraduate and graduate level. Candidates must have earned a PhD degree, and have a demonstrated potential to publish in high-quality peer reviewed journals.

We are interested in candidates with:

  • PhD degree completed in Management Information Systems or in related fields.
  • Experience or interest in the transformation of management functional areas, digital strategy, enterprise architecture, and digital innovation.
  • Desire and aptitude to contribute to a leading and fast-growing educational institution that aspires to scale-up its impact at local, regional, and global levels.
  • Potential for research and publications in high-quality international peer reviewed journals.
  • Ability to contribute to a range of courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs.
  • Interest and ability to engage in Executive Education programs.


Applicants should submit the following documents:

  1. A motivation letter.
  2. A curriculum vitae, including contact information for three academic references.
  3. A statement of teaching, including course evaluations.
  4. A statement of research, including a copy of two recent papers.

References will not be contacted until the short-listed candidates have been identified.

Only complete applications will be considered.

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Processing of applications will begin in September 2021, until vacancy completion. The appointment will begin in January 2022.

Compensation package is competitive based on education and experience, following the University policies.

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, 6th in Latin America and 236th 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 1,500 students. Moreover, the School offers a variety of graduate programs: Part-time MBA, EMBA, MSc in Supply Chain Management, MSc in Finance, MSc in Marketing, Master in Environmental Management, Master in Development Practice, Master in Technology and Innovation Management, Master in Regeneration and Sustainable Development, and a doctoral program that embraces the different disciplines represented within the faculty. The School’s executive education unit is currently ranked 44th in open programs in the world by the Financial Times.


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