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August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne

Faculty Position in Strategy and Technology Management at the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467786
Date Posted: 10/06/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Faculty Position in Strategy and Technology Management at the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Lausanne, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Strategy and Technology Management
Full Text of JOE Listing:

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, particularly within CDM, and from neighboring Leman area institutes via the E4S initiative. 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 are ready to supply a letter upon request. Review of applications begins on November 30th, 2021. Please send your application package electronically to:

Expressions of interest or inquiries may be addressed confidentially to:

Prof. Ralf Seifert
Director of the Institute of Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship,
Chair of the Search Committee

Prof. Dominique Foray
Director of the College of Management of Technology,
Co-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.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2022