The Department of Economics and Business Economics at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, invites applications for a number of associate professor positions in all fields of Economics and Business Economics (which includes Accounting, Finance, Logistics or similar). The associate professorships are full-time, permanent positions with expected starting date 1 May 2018 or as soon as possible subject to mutual agreement.
The successful applicant is expected to contribute significantly to the department’s research and teaching environment and to the overall research strategy of the School.
You are expected to teach and supervise students at Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD level and to carry out individual and team-based research of the highest international standards, and to contribute to developing the academic fields covered by the department.
Applicants must possess research qualifications and teaching skills and experience corresponding to those obtained after successful completion of a period of employment as an assistant professor, but equivalent academic qualifications may also be accepted. To qualify for the associate professorship, you must do original research and document publications in highly ranked scientific journals. Potential for attracting external research funding counts positively. Equally important, you must be able to document quality teaching and good teaching evaluations at the undergraduate and/or graduate level in the fields of Economics and/or Business Economics.
Permanent employment as associate professor at Aarhus BSS requires completion of the supervision course and also the course Blended Learning – Go Online provided by Centre for Teaching and Learning at Aarhus BSS. If you have not completed the courses before commencement of employment, continued employment will be conditional on completion of the courses within a five year period.
Who we are
The Department of Economics and Business Economics is one of the six departments at Aarhus BSS one of the four faculties at Aarhus University. Aarhus BSS unites the business and social science-related research fields and brings them closer together to reflect the close relationship between society and the business community. As part of a Top 100 university, Aarhus BSS, and specifically the Department of Economics and Business Economics, has achieved the distinguished AASCB, AMBA and Equis accreditations - the latter specifically applying to the school’s core business activities.
At the Department of Economics and Business Economics, we cover a broad range of academic areas. We aim to conduct research in a broad range of areas within economics and business economics and offer a range of degree programmes at the highest level. The department employs approximately 140 academic staff members and 70 PhD students, and our academic staff is highly international and culturally diverse. We focus specifically on the recruitment of excellent and international researchers, and our research and degree programmes also have a strong international focus. The working language is English, and the majority of courses taught are in English.
For more information about the Department of Economics and Business Economics, please visit: http://econ.au.dk/.
For further information about the position and the department, please contact Head of Department Niels Haldrup Tel.: +45 51504526, E-mail email@example.com
If you need help uploading your application or have any questions about the recruitment process, please contact HR supporter Ulla Prisholm Bjørn Tel.: +45 87152179 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Place of work
Fuglesangs Alle 4, 8210 Aarhus V
Terms of employment
The appointment is in accordance with the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities as well as the circular on the Collective Agreement for Academics Employed by the State .
The job content and qualification requirements are described in further detail in Circular on Terms of Employment for Academic Staff at Universities .
It is obligatory to attach the following when you apply for this position:
• Curriculum Vitae. You are encouraged to declare any periods of leave without research activity, including, for example, maternity leave, since your research activities are assessed in relation to your actual research time
• Education (diploma for master's, PhD and possibly higher doctoral degree)
• List of publications (the enclosed publications must be clearly marked on the list of publications)
• Publications. Up to five publications can be included in the application. In the event of several authors the publications must be accompanied by a co-author statement concerning the applicant's share of the collaborative work with the consent of the co-authors. This form can be used for the purpose
• Teaching portfolio. The specific requirements regarding the documentation can be found here
Materials which cannot be uploaded together with the application may be submitted in five copies to Aarhus BSS HR & PhD, Aarhus University, Tåsingegade 1, 2nd floor, DK-8000 Aarhus C.
Read more about how to apply for an academic post at Aarhus BSS here .
The evaluation process
After the application deadline, an assessment committee is appointed. Please note that the assessment of applicants is based solely on the material received prior to the application deadline. For further information, see Guidelines for Assessment Committee, Aarhus BSS .
All interested candidates are encouraged to apply regardless of personal background.
All applications must be made online and received by:
Faculty / asst. prof. / lecturer
Fuglesangs Allé 4, DK-8210 Aarhus V
Århus , Denmark