A full-time position in Data Science and Information Systems at Associate Professor level

THE POSITION

emlyon business school is looking for an Associate Professor in Data and Information Systems. The candidate is willing to contribute to courses and program development projects (BBA, Master in Management, MSc and Executive Programs) in Data Management and Information Systems.


Despite the teaching focus of the position, the candidate should show an interest to research and preferably to topics related to Information System and/or Data Management. The candidate will closely collaborate with our existing team of professors and researchers in the school's Operations, Data & Artificial Intelligence (ODAI) for business
department.


Applications are invited at Associate Professor level - primary focus on teaching - beginning full time in
September 2022 in Lyon / Écully campus, with possible travels to the other French campuses (Paris, Saint-Étienne).

THE SCHOOL

emlyon business school, one of the leading French Grandes Écoles in Management, has consistently been ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds a triple accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including a BBA, MSc in Management, Specialized Master's degrees, MBA, DBA, PhD, as well as open and tailor-made executive programs. emlyon business school is ranked among the top 100 best universities and business schools of the world, in the latest Shanghai ranking. In the Management category, the school reaches the top 3 of best French business schools.


World-class institution, emlyon welcomes in its Faculty 170 highly qualified professors whose research inform the scientific conversation as well as the economic and social debates. These professors share and diffuse their knowledge and expertise with all our participants via innovative pedagogical designs. The school counts seven campuses around the world: Lyon, Saint-Étienne, Paris, Casablanca, Shanghai, Bhubaneswar and Mumbai.


THE ENVIRONMENT

emlyon business school is at the center of a vibrant ecosystem of large universities with excellent research teams in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities (see: https://www.onlylyon.com/en)


Lyon is the second largest city in France, with a long tradition in entrepreneurship and with a strong digital industry.


Further information


JOB REQUIREMENT

We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications in line with their level of application:

  • PhD / doctorate degree in Information Systems or related area
  • proven teaching experience in Information Systems, Data Management or related courses
  • ability to merge theoretical knowledge with practical relevance and to build and manage relationships with practitioners (e.g., company-oriented research projects)
  • desire to collaborate in a collegial and dynamic team
  • a strong interest to research demonstrated by a capability to publish and disseminate it
  • evidence of excellent teaching achievements in English at different levels (undergraduate, masters)
  • willingness to travel among our other French campuses (Paris, Saint-Étienne)

 

The candidate will be expected to contribute to and is regularly evaluated based on three areas of activities: (1) research performance, 2) teaching and student supervision, and (3) institutional service (e.g. administration, service in committees, representation of the school in the media and events).

We strongly encourage people of all backgrounds (gender, ethnic background, nationality) to apply.


Fluency in English is required. Speaking French is not a requirement but holding French basic notions will be an asset. For non-French professor, basic language support is offered at
emlyon business school.


The selected candidate is expected to be based in Lyon or nearby area. The school has set-up a relocation policy to support the moving process
.


Salary and conditions are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

THE APPLICATION SHOULD CONSIST OF

  • A cover letter including motivation to join emlyon business school 
  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae
  • A teaching statement (with teaching evaluations)
  • Reference letters from two referees


Possible questions about the position can be addressed to Professor
Delphine BILLOUARD-FUENTES, Director of the ODAI department at emlyon business school: billouard-fuentes@em-lyon.com


Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible, as review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position has been filled.


All application materials should be submitted in English, via this website page. The application materials will not be returned.