JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021
Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Lausanne, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: G0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Faculty position in Strategy and
at the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
The College of Management of Technology (CDM) at EPFL invites applications for a faculty position at all levels in the area of Strategy and Technology Management.
We are searching for applicants who are committed to excellence in research. Successful candidates will have a clear research focus on strategy and technology management, and ideally address topics linked to new technology and innovation (e.g. digital transformation, AI).
The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent and competitive research program in a multidisciplinary environment. He/she will supervise their own PhD students and engage with researchers in related fields across the EPFL campus and particularly within CDM. S/he must have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and contribute to CDM’s new education programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
EPFL offers internationally competitive salaries, generous research support, significant start-up resources and outstanding research infrastructure. The school provides extensive databases. In addition, research funds for additional database purchases and computer equipment are readily available. Academics in Switzerland enjoy many research funding opportunities, as well as an exceptionally high standard of living.
The application package should include the following documents in pdf format: cover letter including a statement of motivation; curriculum vitae; publication list; research statement; statement of teaching interests; as well as the names and addresses, including emails, of at least three references for junior positions or five references for senior positions who may be contacted at a later stage. Review of applications is ongoing and we encourage further submissions before September 30th, 2020. Please send your application package electronically to:
Expressions of interest or inquiries may be addressed confidentially to:
Professor Dominique Foray
Director of the College of Management of Technology
Chair of the Search Committee
Further information on EPFL and CDM can be found at and .
EPFL is an equal opportunity employer and family friendly university. It is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It strongly encourages women to apply.
- External Application Link