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WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management is a privately funded business school based in Vallendar/Koblenz and in Düsseldorf. It is a leading business school in Germany and is continuously ranked among the top business schools in Europe.
The Chair of Strategic Management invites applications for the position of

Research Assistant / Doctoral Student (m/f)

located at the WHU Campus Vallendar, with a start date of January, 2018 or later.
Research and Academic Programs at WHU
WHU is committed to excellence in management education concerning both learning and knowledge creation. Our commitment to excellence in research is based on three principles: quality, international orientation, and relevance for research and business practice. In this context, WHU offers a stimulating international environment. Our commitment to learning involves educating first-rate graduates and providing lifelong learning opportunities.
Job Description
  • Completing a doctoral thesis and conducting empirical research
  • Being part of an inspiring and motivated team
  • Collaborating with faculty, international researchers, and other doctoral students
  • Supporting various research and teaching activities
  • Presenting research at leading conferences
  • Writing journal papers for publication
Job Qualifications
  • Very good masters-level university degree
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • Excellent English language skills
  • A keen understanding of organisation and management
  • Self-directed, conscientious learner
Based on our international profile, we highly appreciate applications from non-German candidates. WHU fosters equal opportunities for everyone, and encourages men and women from all cultural and ethnical background as well as people with disabilities, to apply for this position.
Please send your application via email by November 24, 2017, to:
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
Please send your application via email by November 24, 2017, to:
Burgplatz 2, 56179 Vallendar, Germany

Closing date: 24.11.2017
Closing date: 24 November 2017 Published on on date 24 October 2017
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