|School/Company||Hanken School of Economics|
|Job Title||Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship and Management|
|Career level||Not Specified|
|Desired education level||Doctorate or PhD|
|Career Progression||5-year tenure track|
The Department of Management and organisation
In this position, you will be welcomed as part of our entrepreneurship and management subject in the Department of Management and organisation at the Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki, Finland.
Joining our faculty, you will benefit from and contribute to a thriving scientific environment at a triple crown-accredited university business school (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA accreditations), becoming part of a group of highly active researchers with high productivity in publishing, numerous global projects, and a strong international profile. You will find more information about the relevant units here:
The location of the position is in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. Helsinki has been regarded as one of the most liveable cities in the world (http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2016/08/daily-chart-14 ; https://monocle.com/film/affairs/most-liveable-city-helsinki/).
As an Assistant Professor, you will conduct scholarly research, teach and contribute to programme development, supervise students, engage in international collaboration and research projects, and carry out some service/administrative tasks. As a tenure-track position, the employment is for a fixed term of 5 years at the beginning. After the 5-year period, you will have the opportunity to obtain tenure or a permanent position as an associate professor (and later in a position as full professor) upon fulfilling the university’s criteria for career advancement in terms of high-quality research and publications, teaching, and service.
More specifically, as Assistant Professor you will be responsible for:
• Conducting research that meets high international levels, publishing your research in high-quality journals, and communicating the results of your work to the business community and to society at large,
The annual working time in the position is 1624 hours. The location of the position is in Helsinki. During semesters, you are expected to spend a minimum average of three days per week at the Department in Helsinki in order to actively contribute to the research and teaching environment. Teaching tasks are allocated based on the curriculum needs of the subject.
As eligibility requirements, applicants for the position are required to have (a) a PhD degree within the subject of entrepreneurship or closely related major and (b) fluent command of English, both written and oral. The following qualifications are considered as further merits when evaluating applicants:
• Existing academic publications
Swedish language skills are also considered a merit. The recruited candidate will be expected to later learn the basics of the Swedish language.
Suitable applicants will be interviewed either in person or through videoconferencing. Final short-listed candidates will be invited for a campus visit and teaching demonstration at Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki.
The salary for the tenure-track Assistant Professor is based on the university salary system in Finland (including employee healthcare as well as pension and holiday contributions); the exact salary level depends upon the recruited individual’s qualifications and performance. Beyond the salary, the university’s foundation grants faculty members substantial publication awards for high-quality publications.
Enquiries may be directed to Head of Subject, Professor Joakim Wincent, mobile +358 29 4313478, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or Head of Department Professor Sören Kock, mobile +358 50 5256709, e-mail email@example.com.
Applicants are welcomed to submit applications prior to the deadline, and encouraged to enquire about possibility to meet the recruitment team in person at conferences.
General instructions for applicants are provided at http://www.hanken.fi/en/about-hanken/working-hanken/job-opportunities/applications-and-selection-process
Hanken School of Economics reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open, to extend the application period, and/or to consider candidates who have not submitted applications during the application period.