The University of Bayreuth is a research-oriented university with internationally competitive, interdisciplinary focus areas in research and teaching. The Faculty of Law, Business & Economics at the University of Bayreuth is currently seeking to appoint a
Professor of Business Administration with a focus on Human Resource Management and Intrapreneurship (pay grade: W3)to commence in Summer Semester 2019. This is a permanent civil service position.
Applicants should have a record of research and relevant publications in high-ranking national and international journals and show a commitment to teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to have a strong research profile in which issues relating to human resource management, especially in the areas of intrapreneurship and new forms of work, are analysed on a sound theoretical and/or empirical basis.
The chair represents the area of emphasis Human Resource Management in all degree programmes in economics. A willingness to contribute to interdisciplinary research and teaching would be particularly welcome. Involvement in one or more of the University's focus areas and in the organization of the new Institute of Entrepreneurship & Innovation in order to actively support the University's start-up and transfer activities is expected. The researcher must be committed to the doctoral programme and interdisciplinary cooperation in his or her teaching, particularly in the areas of emphasis in business administration.
Requirements for this position (in accordance with Article 7 and Article 10 para 3 BayHSchPG) are a university degree, a doctoral degree, proven excellence in teaching and a post-doctoral qualification to teach at a professorial level (Habilitation). Alternatively evidence of equivalent scholarly achievement, for example as a junior professor or in a non-university environment, will also be considered. Only applicants who are 51 years of age or younger can be hired as civil servants (Article 10 para 3 BayHSchPG).
The University of Bayreuth seeks to increase the proportion of women involved in research and teaching (in accordance with Article 4 para 1 sentence 1 BayHSchG) and therefore particularly welcomes female applicants. All qualifications being equal, severely disabled applicants will be given priority. The University of Bayreuth strives to further increase the diversity of its academic staff. For this reason, scholars who can help make the research and teaching profile of the university more diverse are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants with children are highly welcome. The University of Bayreuth has been certified as a "family-friendly university" and offers "dual career support" for career-oriented partners of highly qualified employees. In addition, an extended audit conducted by the German Rectors' Conference (HRK) returned a favourable review for the University of Bayreuth's commitment to internationalization.
Please send your cover letter and supporting documents (CV outlining your education and academic career, a list of publications, a list of courses taught, your certificates, and a description of your research) to the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Business & Economics by 11.06.2018. Application documents cannot be returned to the applicant, and if unsuccessful, the files will be permanently disposed of in accordance with data protection law. Please also submit an identical copy of your application as a single PDF file (up to 30 MB) to email@example.com.