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Assistant Professor of Strategy & Innovation (Tenure Track).

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Are you a business scholar with an interest in Strategy & Innovation? Then Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam would like to get to know you. Apply for the position of: Assistant Professor of Strategy & Innovation (Tenure Track).

Your duties

  • Initiate and perform high-quality research in the field of innovation, culminating in top tier publications and grant acquisitions
  • Teach and design courses at the bachelor level (e.g., the SBE International Business Administration), master level (e.g., MSc Business Administration, specialization Strategy & Organization), and postgraduate level (e.g., full-time/part-time PhD programmes; executive education); supervise bachelor and master theses
  • Contribute to the management of the Department / School committees
  • Be committed to obtaining a university teaching qualification

 

Deadline: 23 January 2021

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Strategic Leadership (Tenure Track).

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

 Are you a business scholar with an interest in strategic leadership? Then Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam would like to get to know you. Apply for the position of: Assistant/Associate Professor of Strategic Leadership (Tenure Track). 

Your duties

  • initiate and perform high-quality research in the fields of leadership and strategic leadership, culminating in top tier publications and grant acquisitions
  • teach and design courses at the bachelor level (e.g., the SBE International Business Administration), master level (e.g., MSc Business Administration, and/or MBA and Executive MBA), and postgraduate level (e.g., full-time/part-time PhD programmes; executive education); supervise bachelor and master theses
  • contribute to the management of the Department / School committees
  • be committed to obtaining a university teaching qualification, or to posses one already

Deadline: 23 January 2021

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Associate/Full Professor in Systems or Computational Biology

Maastricht University

Associate/Full Professor in Systems or Computational Biology

The Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE) at Maastricht University is rapidly expanding its research and teaching activities. In view of this, MaCSBio has a new position for an ambitious Associate or Full Professor to complement our current research lines in Systems Medicine of Chronic Diseases, Computational Neuro-Genetics, and Systems Toxicology.

 The successful candidate is expected to acquire externally funded research projects, lead and participate in interdisciplinary research teams, and pursue strategies to translate research results into innovation. You will participate in teaching and coordination of bachelor and master courses, in particular in the 2-year Master Programme in Systems Biology hosted by MaCSBio.

 

Deadline: 25 January 2021

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Professor in Regional and Metropolitan Governance and Planning

Utrecht University

Professor in Regional and Metropolitan Governance and Planning

Utrecht University is pleased to invite applications for a Chair in Regional and Metropolitan Governance and Planning. The Chair will be appointed at the Faculty of Geosciences and its Department of Human Geography and Planning to help drive education and research.

A Chair is a full-time appointment including a management component. The appointee will be expected to spend 50% of time on research activities and 50% on teaching, however, this percentage is dependent on responsibilities and management tasks.

The Chair in Regional and Metropolitan Governance and Planning will focus on the governance of sustainability transformations at a regional or metropolitan scale and on the changing role of strategic planning. The Chair will develop problem-driven and theoretically inspired empirical research on regional and metropolitan challenges, by integrating theories and research methods from different disciplines with a focus on spatial planning, human geography, sociology, and political science. S/he will explore the existing governance and institutional arrangements concerning sustainable and inclusive urban and metropolitan development and will contribute to academic knowledge on effective planning solutions by collaborating with experts from planning practice. Further, the research of the Chair will be curiosity-driven and guided by institutional theories or theories of governance and planning. While having an international perspective, the appointee is also expected to strongly engage with Dutch spatial planning and regional and metropolitan governance in the Netherlands.

 

Deadline: 29 january 2021

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Associate Professor in Gender and Diversity Studies

Maastricht University

Associate Professor in Gender and Diversity Studies

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASoS) is seeking an Associate Professor with demonstrated excellence in teaching, research, and management in the field of Gender and Diversity Studies. You will contribute to the teaching and coordination of courses and supervision of internships, projects and theses in the BA and MA programmes of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

You will be expected to develop international research projects and to attract external funding that is related to the faculty’s core research themes and in dialogue with an interdisciplinary research approach. The division of teaching and research duties follows the regular division used at the Faculty of 60% teaching and management and 40% research. The research time can be extended through external fundraising.

 

Deadline: 1 February 2021

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Chair in Global Economic and Social History

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Chair in Global Economic and Social History

The Faculty of Humanities of the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, is seeking to fill the Chair in Global Economic and Social History (GESH).

The successful applicant will assume leadership of a dynamic research group which focuses on economic developments in a societal context, from 1800 to the present, linking local and global developments, and with a special interest in the challenges of Eurocentrism. The character of the chair is explicitly interdisciplinary, and the chair holder is expected to establish collaborations within the faculty and beyond – in particular with the VU School of Business and Economics. The Global Economic and Social History Chair presently concentrates on the history of capitalism, history of overseas trade networks, history of labour, history of migration and forced displacement patterns, maritime history, and history of knowledge societies and economies.

 

Deadline: 8 February 2021

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