Associate Professor in Strategy

Company:University of Stavanger Business School

Location:Norway / Stavanger


Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


University of Stavanger Business School

The University of Stavanger is located in the third largest urban region in Norway, with a dynamic labour market and scenic attractions. It is the only Norwegian member of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU). The university has high ambitions. It aims to be a driving force in the development of knowledge in the region, and an international research university with an emphasis on innovation. Together with staff and students, the university challenges the well-known and explore the unknown.

The University of Stavanger Business School carries out research across all business disciplines. The study options include bachelor programs in business administration, accounting and auditing, as well as business law. The school also offers a master's degree in business administration, accounting and auditing, an Executive MBA program, and a PhD program. The Centre for Innovation Research is also a part of the business school.

Associate Professor in Strategy

The University of Stavanger invites applications for a full-time tenured faculty position in strategy at the University of Stavanger Business School. We are offering excellent conditions (including generous research support and very low teaching load).

Applicants must possess a doctoral degree in strategy or related field. All applicants must have a strong research background and have the desire and ability to conduct high quality research. Candidates must have a proven track record of research published in top-tier strategy journals and be able to document relevant teaching experience and proof of excellent performance (e.g., student evaluations).

The position serves to strengthen research and teaching at the University of Stavanger Business School, and the position provide opportunities for further promotion to Full Professorship.

The position is full-time, where the responsibilities include research and teaching in strategy, student supervision, as well as school and university service appropriate to the rank. The University of Stavanger emphasizes excellence in teaching, and all new faculty members are provided with the guidance and training within the first year of employment. Applicants must demonstrate good command of both oral and written English.

The University of Stavanger Business School offers competitive salary and attractive benefits, low teaching loads (two courses per year), and substantial research support. The position includes membership in the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund, which guarantees favourable retirement benefits. Members can also apply for home investment loans at favourable interest rates. Finally, the school provides a significant budget for covering relocation expenses and language classes.

Requests for information should be directed to Associate Professor Silje Haus-Reve, telephone +4751832782, email: Kenneth H Wathne, telephone +4797483315, email:

The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in its employment practices.

Required Documents: Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae, Research Paper/Publication/Writing Sample, Evidence of Teaching Ability, Letter(s) of Reference.

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