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Job posted by Academic Positions (09/07/2014 16.45)

Assistant/Associate or Full Professor in the Area of Business/ Management

Webster Vienna Private University is expanding further.  We are therefore seeking to appoint Assistant/Associate or Full Professor in the Area of Business/ Management


The Vienna Campus of Webster University is seeking a proven research-focused candidate to join our growing faculty in Business and Management in a full-time capacity. The candidate will be an individual who has embarked on a successful career through their academic work to date, and is now looking to move to the next stage in an environment which values research excellence and creative pedagogy. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated the ability to make a significant contribution to the field of expertise by publishing in internationally recognized refereed academic journals. S/he will be contributing to teaching in the undergraduate and graduate programs. The position entails a 3-3 teaching load including core courses in Business and Management. Depending on the applicant’s research focus and teaching interests, the topics covered should focus on one or more of these areas: International Business and Management, Market Entry Strategies, Business or Managerial Policies and Strategies, Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship. Furthermore, s/he will contribute to the curricular and co-curricular development of the department and be able to assume some administrative responsibilities at the departmental level. Thesis supervision and the teaching of a Research Seminar will also be expected. The initial contract will be for three years with the opportunity of extension and promotion.

Assistant Professor: EUR 50,000 annually (gross) and above depending on experience and publication record. Associate Professor: EUR 60,000 annually (gross) and above depending on experience and publication record. Full Professor: EUR 70,000 annually (gross) and above depending on experience and publication record.

Compensation includes full insurance benefits of the Austrian Social insurance system.

Applicants are to meet the following criteria:

A PhD in Business or Management (for the senior position: Habilitation or equivalent)
A solid track record of continuous high-impact research (appropriate for the level of appointment)
Previous university-level teaching experience, preferably at English-language institutions, and demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence
Proven ability to conduct successful grant-writing
Demonstrated ability to contribute to a collegial and intellectual environment
Excellent spoken and written English
Available for a full-time commitment.

Substantial professional experience in the subject area
Early start date.
Working knowledge of German

Nr of positions available : 1

Please note that the full description may be available in the national language since some job boards have their own publication policy. Thank you for your understanding!

Research Fields

Economics - Administrative sciences
- Business economics
- International economics
- Management studies

Career Stage

More Experienced researcher or >10 yrs (Senior)

Research Profiles

Not defined

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