Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics
Assistant Professorship (non-tenure track) in «Business Economics, with a
focus on Personnel Economics, Vocational Education and Lifelong Learning»
The Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of the University of Zurich
invites applications for an Assistant Professorship (non-tenure track) in
«Business Economics, with a focus on Personnel Economics, Vocational Education
and Lifelong Learning» starting in fall 2022.
Candidates should hold a Ph.D. degree in Business, Economics or related
fields, have an excellent record of academic achievements, and have the
potential for internationally recognized research in the area of Business
Economics, in particular Pesonnel and Education Economics with a focus on
Lifelong Learning. They should also have shown an interest in the role of
vocational education and training (in Switzerland or neighboring countries),
they should have strong methodological skills and they should have a proven
potential to develop a research field. Moreover, we expect an interest in
attracting external funding, in knowledge transfer and in supporting the
development of the Leading House «Economics of Education». Candidates should
have a record of teaching skills and should bring an interest in supervising
students at graduate and undergraduate level.
A successful candidate is expected to have high publication potential and be
engaged in internationally recognized research in the area of Business
Economics with a focus on personnel and education economics, have experience
in teaching and participated in knowledge transfer activities. The performance
evaluation will be undertaken in line with DORA and the Open Science Policy of
the University of Zurich.
Through its educational and research objectives, the University of Zurich aims
at attracting leading international researchers who are willing to contribute
to its development and to strengthening its reputation. The University of
Zurich is an equal opportunity employer and in particular strives to increase
the percentage of women in leading positions. Therefore, qualified female
researchers are encouraged to apply.
Please submit your application here until February 28, 2022.
Documents should be addressed to Prof. Dr. Harald Gall; Dean of the Faculty of
Business, Economics and Informatics; University of Zurich; Switzerland.