Católica-Lisbon School of Business & Economics (CATÓLICA-LISBON: www.clsbe.lisboa.ucp.pt/) invites applications for a position in Strategic Management at the Assistant Professor level, to start September 1, 2023. Seasoned Assistant or Associate Professors interested in applying will also be considered in the search at their appropriate level.
We are looking for applicants with strong potential or track record of high-level publications in Strategic Management. We are particularly, but not exclusively, interested in candidates doing research on topics such as corporate strategy, strategic innovation, sustainability, international strategy, and organizational adaptation. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applications should be submitted by September 15, 2022.
Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics
CATÓLICA-LISBON is a leading European business school committed to research production at the highest level, to excellence in developing outstanding graduates for high-level careers, and to offering business leaders a lifelong learning environment. Our programs are internationally recognized: within Europe, we are a top 30 business school, and our Lisbon MBA and Master in Management are top 25. In the world, we are top 17th for our Masters in Finance and top 23rd for Executive education in the FT Rankings. The increasingly international character of the school is reflected in our faculty, student body, and international accreditations. Since 2008, CLSBE has had the "triple crown" of international business school accreditations: AACSB, EFMD, and AMBA. Our programs are entirely taught in English to an increasingly international student body.
Faculty and Research Environment
CATÓLICA-LISBON provides a vibrant research environment. The core research faculty consists of close to 50 tenure-track members, with doctorates from top North American (including Columbia, NYU, or Stanford) and top European (including INSEAD, LBS, City University of London, Ecole Polytechnique, and Tilburg) programs. Associate and assistant professors include nationals of Belgium, Brazil, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, and Portugal.
The CUBE research unit of Católica-Lisbon received the highest rating for research excellence in Portugal of all social science units, including business schools, when evaluated by an international panel in 2014 and is currently the top management research unit in Portugal.
Faculty in management areas have published articles in Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Business Venturing, Management Science, Organization Science, Organization Studies, Research Policy, and Strategic Management Journal, and have been members of the Editorial Boards of prominent journals, such as the Academy of Management Journal, the Journal of Business Venturing, the Strategic Management Journal, and the Journal of Management Studies.
Living in Lisbon
Lisbon has recently been ranked the safest capital city in Europe. It is a thriving cultural hub with a vibrant restaurant scene, diverse artistic activities and sporting events, good public transportation, a public healthcare system, historic architecture, among the best weather in Europe, and easy access to world-class beaches.
Tenure-track faculty are expected to maintain a research program targeted at top-tier journals in their field. Católica-Lisbon provides them with ample support to do so. Salary is competitive, and funding for research-related activities, including travel to international conferences, is provided. In addition, faculty are supported to apply for research funding from the Portuguese Science Foundation (FCT) and other European funding agencies.
Candidates should be motivated to engage students in the classroom. Tenure-track positions involve teaching the equivalent of 3 courses per year, in English, at the undergraduate, MSc and MBA levels, and potentially in executive education programs. The teaching load may be additionally reduced in the first year.
Candidates must demonstrate the potential to publish in top-tier management journals. For Associate positions, candidates are expected to show a strong research track record in top-tier management journals, excellence in teaching, and the ability to add to the research reputation and productivity of the group. All applicants should have earned a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline from a recognized school by the date of the appointment.
In order to receive full consideration, applicants should send: (i) a cover letter, (ii) a CV, (iii) a one-page research statement, (iv) a one-page teaching philosophy, (v) three confidential reference letters, (vi) up to three samples of research papers, (vii) and teaching evaluations (if available) by September 15, 2022.
We will host campus visits by invitation in Fall 2022.
Applications should be sent by e-mail to:
Faculty & Research Unit Assistant
Católica Lisbon School of Business and EconomicsPalma de Cima,1649-023 Lisboa
If you have questions regarding this vacancy, you may contact either René Bohnsack (firstname.lastname@example.org) or João Cotter Salvado (email@example.com).