Assistant or Associate Professor (tenure track) in Organizational Behavior


The Organizational Behavior and Management group at emlyon business school has an opening for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level, with a focus on health and wellbeing at work and related topics (e.g. wellbeing, stress, cognition and health, connected health & devices, health & big data, etc.). This position is open for the Lyon campus (France), starting in either January or September 2020. 
In joining the OB group, the candidate would also join the Cognition, Behavior and Transformation Research Center (, an active group of scholars doing research on topics such as organizational justice, organizational change, health and well-being at work, leadership and emotions. Researchers from the center have published in journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, Personnel Psychology, and other leading outlets. Applicants should demonstrate the capacity for substantial research achievement and the ability to teach effectively in undergraduate, masters, MBA, and PhD programs.


emlyon business school, one of the leading French Grandes Ecoles in Management, has consistently been ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds triple accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including an MSc in Management, Specialized Master's degrees, MBA, PhD, as well as open and tailor-made executive programs.

emlyon business school has campuses in France (Lyon and Paris), China (Shanghai) Morocco (Casablanca) and India (Bhubaneswar).

Having celebrated its 140th anniversary in 2012, emlyon business school is a dynamic and innovative institution with a 154-strong faculty dedicated to develop excellence both in teaching and research thanks to unique and specific means (learning lab, research centres of excellence…). emlyon's motto is “early makers”. This concept reflects our vision of the entrepreneur: an individual who tries, experiments, makes mistakes, starts again and learns as they go. An entrepreneur must now combine this dimension of doing and doing quickly with the ability to anticipate, mix and nurture ideas, see things before others and do things quicker than others. The entrepreneur from emlyon business school is a maker and an early mover. He/she is an early maker.

Further information
  • Applicants must hold a PhD or doctorate and have a strong research orientation. 
  • Applicants should demonstrate the capacity for substantial research achievement and the ability to teach effectively in undergraduate, masters, and MBA, and PhD programs. 
  • Successful candidates should be able to teach in English

    Information for requesting interviews at the Academy of Management Conference
    Applicants who want to be interviewed during the 2019 Academy of Management Conference must send their applications by midnight CEST August 5th, 2019 to  or to"
    Note: only the CV is mandatory; no other documents are needed. 

    Complete applications are due by October 15th  
    Applicants have to upload their full package including: 
    • Cover letter 
    • an up-to-date curriculum vitae 
    • a research statement 
    • a teaching statement  
    • 2 letters of recommendations