Assistant Professorship (Tenure-Track) in Strategic Management

Canton of St Gallen (CH)
20 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
18 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

As a leading business university we set global standards for research and teaching by promoting integrative thought, responsible action and an entrepreneurial spirit of innovation in business and society.

Assistant Professorship (Tenure-Track) in Strategic Management (100%) The University of St.Gallen and its School of Management are seeking candidates for an assistant professorship in the field of strategic management, especially digital platforms and ecosystems.

To be considered for this position, applicants should have a Ph.D. in management, finance, or economics (or be near completion) and an excellent track record in research and teaching in strategic management, digital platforms and ecosystems.

The position involves teaching in English at all levels (including executive education) and will be affiliated with the new Center for Financial Services Innovation (FSI-HSG). The candidate is expected to participate in the Center’s activities and contribute to research, teaching, and knowledge transfer into the industry and society.

The appointment is for 6 years, with an intermediate evaluation after 3 years and tenure evaluation after 6 years (with the option for promotion to associate professor).

The University of St.Gallen is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and supports dual career opportunities. We strongly encourage women to apply.

We seek candidates per August, 2022, or by mutual agreement. For further information, please contact Professor Dr. Reinhard Jung, Chairman of the Search Committee and Dean of the School of Management (

The application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, and contact information for two professional references that we may contact. Candidates should submit their application in electronic form at The deadline for applications is February 18, 2021.