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Career Level:
Doctorate or PhD
Job type:
Full time
Apply before:
30 Jun, 2018

Professor Of Management Practice Of Management Of Professional Service Firms - EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht gGmbH

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EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht
is a private, state-recognized university with a business school campus in Oestrich-Winkel and a law school campus in Wiesbaden, Germany. Currently, EBS hosts 2,300 students and doctoral candidates at its two schools. EBS’ more than 300 employees aim to develop responsible and conscientious decision-makers and support students in their personal development. EBS nurtures excellence in research and teaching, has a strong stakeholder network and emphasizes its international focus. Through professional training programs EBS aims to provide life-long learning for students, executives and management specialists. We belong to the SRH group, a leading private provider of educational and health-care services with more than 13 thousand employees. SRH runs private universities, vocational training centers, schools and hospitals all over Germany.

The Department of Management & Economics currently comprises 12 faculty members in the areas of Strategy, International Management, Leadership, Organizational Theory and Behavior, Philosophy, and Social Business. It offers a vibrant and collaborative research environment. Core and adjunct members of the department come from internationally renowned schools (e.g., London School of Economics, University of St. Gallen) and publish in top journals in the management field. The department takes a key role in developing and delivering the core programmes of the Business School. As part of our teaching activities, we closely cooperate with corporate partners, in particular with management consulting firms, resulting in a unique specialisation in Strategy & Consulting.

For more information about the Department please visit:

At EBS Business School, the Department of Management and Economics invites international applications for a Professorship of Management Practice of Managing Professional Service Firms (f/m)

Your Responsibilities:

  • Conducting applied research on the Management of Professional Service Firms and Professional Services (e.g., Strategy Consulting)
  • Teaching and supervising students at Bachelor´s, Master´s and MBA/EMBA level and development of the course portfolio on professional service firms
  • Initiating and conducting projects with industrial partners
  • Transfering practioner-oriented knowledge and disseminating research-based insights including the ability to design and conduct executive education
  • Taking over roles in university governance
Your Profile:

  • Doctoral degree from a university or business school
  • Proven record of high-quality applied research
  • Ability to acquire external projects with industry partners
  • Experience in fundraising and/or executive education
  • Minimum of five years’ work experience, at least three years of which outside academia
We offer you a dynamic, international and team-oriented working environment in intensive dialogue with academic colleagues and our business partners as well as the opportunity to qualify for further academic challenges.

For further information please contact:
Prof. Dr. Christian Landau, Professor of Strategic Management I

Please send your cover letter, CV, publication list and relevant evidence of teaching capabilities in electronic form. In addition, we ask you to provide brief position statements on your research and teaching objectives as well as the names and contact details of two referees.

This advertisement remains open until the position is filled.

Please send your application documents electronically, stating the index number EBS 2021-16 to:
EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht | Bärbel Spors | ❘Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 3 ❘ 65189 Wiesbaden