Faculty positions: two open-rank tenure-track positions in Information Systems, Rotterdam School of Management

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) invites applications for two open rank tenure-track faculty positions in Information Systems, starting in September 2018. The position is in RSM’s Department of Technology & Operations Management, section Business Information Management (BIM). The rank for the position is Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, and final year PhDs, assistant professors and associate professors are invited to apply.


We are looking for candidates with:

•a PhD in information systems, marketing, economics, management and organisation, computer science, management science, statistics or related fields

•a strong commitment to high-quality research as well as evidence of their ability to conduct impactful work and to publish in top journals

•an interest in all areas of Information Systems research across all research methodologies

•research that complements on-going work in the department, particularly in the areas of business analytics, digital marketing, online platforms, technology-related innovation, and energy information systems.

•an appreciation for academic research linked to real-world problems to create impact both to the academic community and the business community

•the ability to play a key role in the Department’s academic programmes at undergraduate, master, MBA, and PhD levels


Employment conditions:

The conditions of employment comply with the collective labour agreement for Dutch Universities (CAO NU). Favourable tax agreements may apply to non-Dutch applicants. Erasmus University Rotterdam has attractive employment conditions, which include a holiday allowance of 8 per cent, an end-of-year bonus of 8.3 per cent, and a generous number of vacation days.



Applicants who would like to be considered should send their complete package (including a CV, a motivation letter, their job market paper, a concise research and teaching statement, current/recent teaching evaluations, and at least two recommendation letters) via with subject title “Tenure Track Position” before June 1, 2018. Applications will be processed as they come in and until the positions are filled. We are planning to interview promising candidates at ECIS 2018.


For inquiries about this position, please contact Prof. Ting Li (


About RSM Business Information Management

The BIM Section of the Department of Technology and Operations Management at Rotterdam School of Management offers a high profile MSc Program in Business Information Management, one of Europe’s largest master programs in Information Systems with 300+ new students in 2016. The program delivers in-depth knowledge from theoretical and practical perspectives ( The BIM Section has a large, young, and highly international faculty (13 full-time research active faculty) educated at renowned institutions in Europe, the U.S., and Asia. We have a strong research and teaching tradition and an international orientation both to the academic community and the business community.


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About RSM

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) is one of Europe’s top 10 research-based business schools. RSM provides ground-breaking research and education furthering excellence in all aspects of management and is based in the international port city of Rotterdam – a vital nexus of business, logistics and trade. RSM’s primary focus is on developing business leaders with international careers who carry their innovative mindset into a sustainable future thanks to a first-class range of bachelor, master, MBA, PhD and executive programmes. Study information and activities for future students, executives and alumni are also organised from the RSM office in Chengdu, China.


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About Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Rotterdam is the second-largest city in the Netherlands and has Europe’s biggest port. It is vibrantly international, accommodating some 600,000 people (1.2 million in the greater metropolitan area) from 160 different countries. Its landscape is modern, with high rising towers and creative architecture. In addition to being an important business and logistics hub, the city also has an extensive cultural, restaurant, and entertainment scene. Rotterdam is the gateway to Europe, as Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, and many other great destinations can all be reached in a few hours. The capital city of Amsterdam is less than an hour away by train or car.


RSM is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages applications from candidates of all genders, ethnicities, and nationalities.