Global MBA and Executive MBA Academic Director

Company:EDHEC Business School

Location:France / Paris or Nice


Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Global MBA & Executive MBA Academic Director

Report to: Associate Dean Executive Education & MBAs, Faculty.

Key Working Relationships (internal): Associate Dean of Executive Education & MBAs, Programme Director, Programme coordinator, Dean of Faculty & Research, Faculty, International Marketing & Admission Manager, Alumni Team.

Key Working Relationships (external): External lecturer, Academic Partners, coaches, Visiting professors.

Location: Location will be on the Paris or the Nice campus.

As a part of its growth strategy, EDHEC is recruiting a Global MBA & Executive MBA Academic Director. EDHEC offers great career development opportunities for Faculty members.

The Global MBA & Executive MBA Academic Director has the responsibility of the curriculum content and develop the academic excellence of the Global full time MBA based in Nice and the Executive MBA located in Paris and Lille, and in particular:

  • Supervise the educational content of the programs (cores courses, electives, specialization tracks, Business Trips…) and coordinate with faculty teaching in MBA Programs (Academic Committees)
  • Improve the overall program's structure and contents in order to maintain the link between research and practice, whilst fulfilling the national et international accreditation requirements (AACSB, AMBA, CEFDG, EQUIS, and AOL "Assurance of Learning"
  • Incorporate recommendations from external Advisory Board members to programs
  • Assure that the programs fit with the highest level to standards (student satisfaction...). Supervise rankings processes together with the ranking teams and the program director
  • Ensure that structure assessment policies, practices and graduation requirements are met
  • Manage the external academic partners and identifying opportunities to consolidate international partnerships available within the framework of the MBAs
  • Teach in the MBAs as well as in the Executive Education programmes
  • Facilitate specific events of the programmes (Intake, graduation ceremony, learning expedition…) and support specific consulting projects

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Ph.D. or DBA degree
  • Fluent in English, good level in French
  • Experience teaching in MBA program or previous work experience with an MBA program
  • Familiar with accreditations
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with programme directors, faculty, and staff, as well as with colleagues across the campus community

A Brochure presenting EDHEC, its faculty and research, and why join this Faculty, can be downloaded here

We strongly encourage people of all backgrounds (gender, ethnic background, nationality).

Candidates interested in applying for this position are invited to send a cover letter, a resume, a list of publications, a list of classes taught (and evaluations) and the names and contact information of two referees, to Isabelle BESIN, Assistant to the Dean for Faculty and Research,

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