Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Management Information Systems

Zurich (CH)
30 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Management Information Systems

The Department of Management, Technology, and Economics ( at ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned position.

The new assistant professor will be expected to conduct research that focuses on selected challenges in the digitization of organisations and/or industry sectors, e.g. manufacturing, energy, healthcare, finance, or mobility, including - but not limited to - digital business models, online communities, organisational and technological change, and behavioural implications of information technologies.

Successful candidates have a background in technology coupled with social sciences, and have already demonstrated a promising international research record. The department is particularly interested in candidates who hold experience and interest in transdisciplinary research challenges and industry collaborations. The new assistant professor will be expected to teach graduate level courses, in particular in the Master of Science and in the Master of Advanced Studies in Management, Technology and Economics.

Assistant professorships have been established to promote the careers of younger scientists. ETH Zurich implements a tenure track system equivalent to other top international universities.

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Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of future research and teaching interests, and a description of the three most important achievements. The letter of application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella. The closing date for applications is 30 November 2016. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and is further responsive to the needs of dual career couples. We specifically encourage women to apply.