University of Neuchâtel - Full Professor - Information Systems Management - Frist: 30.09.2017

The University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, invites applications for a position of

Full Professor of Information Systems Management

Job description: The successful candidate will teach various courses at the Bachelor’s and Master’s levels at the Faculty of Economics and Business. The teaching commitment amounts to 7 periods of 45 minutes per week each semester. She/he will conduct high-level internationally-recognized research and supervise Master’s and PhD theses. She/he proves an interest in industry 4.0, particularly in the process of digital transformation of organizations and the management of information. Her/his research focuses on the new challenges faced by the public and private sectors in integrating new technologies into digital ecosystems.

Requirements: Applicants must hold a doctorate in management or in a closely related field and have strong teaching skills. She/he should be either a specialist in IT with excellent understanding and experience in application of data and digital technology for manufacturing processes (possibly more broadly operations management) or a specialist in manufacturing/operations management with excellent understanding of IT requirements. Courses will be taught in French and English. Non-French speakers are expected to teach in French after a two-year period.

Starting date: September 1st, 2018 or upon agreement.

Application deadline: September 30th, 2017.

Applications should be uploaded onto (ref. FSE-MngmtSysInf) as a single pdf file including a motivation letter, a detailed CV, a list of publications, copies of diplomas, and a statement of teaching and research interests, of the scientific vision in the domain, and of future projects (three pages max.). The applicant is requested to ask three experts in the field to send letters of recommendation to the Hiring Committee.

Information: For further information, please contact the Head of the Hiring Committee, Professor Catalin Starica, the Dean of the faculty or visit our website.