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

Assistant Professor Of Entrepreneurship And Innovation In Family-Owned Firms - EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht

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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 Strascheg Institute for Innovation, Transformation & Entrepreneurship (SITE) at EBS Business School focuses on innovation, transformation, and entrepreneurship as the driving forces behind a high-performing and fast growing economy. Its activities are geared towards embedding the knowledge gained in these fields in the three pillars research, teaching, and professional education. Under the leadership of Professor Dr. Ronald Gleich, a team of ten professors and four directors at the SITE are responsible for the education of undergraduate and graduate students, the training of professionals, and various research endeavours.

At EBS Business School, the Strascheg Institute for Innovation, Transformation and Entrepreneurship (SITE) invites applications for an Assistant Professorship f/m (tenure track) of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Family-Owned Firms

Your Responsibilities:

  • Conducting high-quality research on entrepreneurship and innovation with a focus on family-owned firms
  • Teaching and tutoring students at Bachelor´s and Master´s level
  • Collaborating with industrial partners
  • Practitioner-oriented knowledge transfer and dissemination of research-based insights including the ability to design and conduct executive education
  • Taking over roles in university governance
Your Profile:

  • Doctoral degree from an internationally known university or business school
  • A record of high quality research ideally proven by first publications in internationally renowned journals or conference proceedings
  • Ability and willingness to acquire external research grants and/or projects with industry partners
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. Successful candidates will be invited to our business school campus in the Rheingau region – also referred to colloquially as the Greater Frankfurt Area, Germany.

For further information please contact:
Prof. Dr. Ronald Gleich, Professor of Industrial Management,

Please forward your cover letter, CV, samples of published research and/or working papers and relevant evidence of teaching excellence. In addition, we ask you to provide brief position statements on your research and teaching objectives as well as the names / contact details of two referees.

This advertisement remains open until the position is filled.

Please send your application documents in electronic form, stating the index number EBS 2031-16 to: EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht | Bärbel Spors |❘Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 3 ❘ 65189 Wiesbaden