Assistant Professorship in Company Law at CBS LAW in the Department of
Management, Politics and Philosophy
CBS LAW, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, at the Copenhagen
Business School invites applications for a full-time faculty position at
assistant professor (adjunkt) level in corporate law (selskabsret).
The starting date is expected to be 1 January 2021 or as soon as possible
Assistant professor: The position is a fixed term teaching and research
position of four years with the possibility of one- or two-years'
CBS LAW is internationally recognised for the excellence in law scholarship
and for an interdisciplinary, proactive and dynamic research perspective
within law in Northern Europe. CBS LAW concentrates on providing unique
research relevant for the Danish business community, public sector, and
society in general and engages in research firmly grounded in business and
societal problems. Our perspective is Nordic, EU and global and is based not
only on traditional law disciplines but also on a unique interface between
law, management, entrepreneurship, economics and policymaking.
CBS LAW is a source of expertise in a number of EU and Nordic-specific legal
areas and provides, in that sense, the research that business communities need
and demand. At the same time, we are strongly represented in European and
global scholarship. Our core competences are contract law, company law, IT
regulation, public procurement, competition law, tax law and law & economics.
CBS LAW publishes widely both in the international and national core journals
and monographs. While we aim to be represented in major Nordic and European
As of 2018, CBS LAW is a constituent research unit of the Department for
Management, Politics and Philosophy (MPP). As such, a part of our future
activities will also concentrate on multidisciplinary research and creating
interfaces between law, politics, management and philosophy.
CBS law is involved in teaching BSc in Business Administration and Commercial
Law (HA-jur), MSc in Business Administration and Commercial Law
(cand.merc.jur), MSc in Business and Economics and Auditing (cand. merc.
aud), Master in tax and more than 10 other study programmes at CBS. A
majority of the courses are taught in Danish.
CBS LAW runs a PhD program within the CBS Graduate School of Business and
Teaching and associated examination in existing CBS programs ( in Danish )
Individual and group-based research meeting high international standards
Contributing to the development and application of the research of the department's research areas and to maintain and strengthen CBS's international research position
Promoting CBS academic reputation
Initiating, fund-raising and coordinating research projects
Promoting teaching and research capabilities of Copenhagen Business School
Contributing to the administrative responsibilities and to CBS-wide tasks
Communicating findings to the public in general and to CBS stakeholders in particular
Publishing, scientific communication and research-based teaching
Active participation in the teaching and research activities, including research seminars, workshops and conferences
Advanced degree in an appropriate field
Documented ability to teach and write in Danish at a high academic level
and professional proficiency in English (written and spoken)
Documented teaching qualifications
Documented research production at an international levelCandidates should
share a keen interest in working with colleagues in both research and
teaching, and to promote a vibrant research culture
Copenhagen Business School has a broad commitment to the excellence,
distinctiveness and relevance of its teaching and research programs.
Candidates who wish to join us should demonstrate enthusiasm for working
in an organization of this type (highlighting, for example, relevant
business, educational and dissemination activities)
Applications must be sent via the electronic recruitment system, using the
link below. Applications must include:
A letter of motivation
Proof of qualifications and a full CV
A complete list of publications with an marking of the academic productions to be considered during the review. A maximum of 10 publications for review are allowed.
Documentation of pedagogical qualifications and teaching experience, preferably including evaluations. Please see guidelines for teaching portfolios
Information indicating possible experience in research management, industry cooperation, and international research cooperation
Copies of the publications marked with an . Only publications written in English or one of the Scandinavian languages will be taken into consideration
Copenhagen Business School must receive all application material by the
The shortlisted applicants will be assessed by the Assessment Committee. All
applicants will be notified of their status in the recruitment process shortly
after the application deadline.
The applicants selected for assessment will be notified about the composition
of the Assessment Committee and later in the process about the result of the
Among the qualified candidates, selected applicants may be invited for
Once the recruitment process is completed each applicant will be notified of
the outcome of their application.
Appointment and salary will be in accordance with the Ministry of Finance's
agreement with the Central Academic Organization.
Application deadline: November 4, 2021
Copenhagen Business School must receive all application material, including
all appendices (see items above), by the application deadline.
For further information, please visit the CBS LAW website at
https: // www. cbs.dk/en/research/departments-and-centres/cbs-law, and/or contact
Andrej Savin, Director of CBS LAW, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Details about Copenhagen Business School are available at www. cbs.dk.
Closing date: 4 November 2021.