Please find below a job announcement for a tenure-track assistant professor position in international management/business at the University of Amsterdam Business School, The Netherlands. Deadline for applications is 20 October 2015 (please send them to [log in to unmask] following the guidelines indicated below). Faculty members will be attending the 2015 SMS conference in Denver and are more than happy to discuss the position there. Those who are interested in this may contact Dr. Ilir Haxhi ([log in to unmask]).

Assistant professor in international management/business

The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) is looking to fill positions at the assistant professor level in International Management/ Business in its international strategy & marketing department. The Amsterdam Business School offers undergraduate, graduate, and executive programs in accounting, finance, management, and marketing. The International Strategy & Marketing (ISM) department is home to around 30 faculty members from different international backgrounds, in addition to PhD candidates and affiliated faculty. The section coordinates the teaching in International Management, Marketing and Strategy in the various programmes of ABS and staff members conduct internationally recognized research in these fields.


ABS researchers publish regularly in leading journals in International Business/Management (including Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, International Marketing Review) and in management and marketing more broadly (e.g., Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Perspectives, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Product Innovation Management, International Journal of Research in Marketing, Journal of Retailing, Strategic Management Journal), as well as more managerially-oriented journals (e.g., California Management Review, Harvard Business Review). There is specific interest within ISM and ABS in corporate governance broadly defined and related issues relevant to business and society.


ABS is part of the University of Amsterdam, a broad-based, internationally recognized, research-driven university with a history that goes back to 1632. We are located in the heart of Amsterdam, the cultural and financial capital of the Netherlands. Amsterdam offers a cosmopolitan living environment with excellent connections to the rest of the world.


Job description

We are looking for candidates who take their teaching seriously and have published, or are about to publish, in top-tier international journals, and have an ongoing research portfolio in international management/business. We are particularly interested in ambitious team players who can help us further develop our department and ABS more generally.



Candidates need to have proven ability to conduct high-quality international research and to teach international management. A PhD in international management/business is a further requirement. Candidates would ideally be able to start in the summer of 2016 at the latest.


Further information

ISM faculty will be attending the 2015 SMS conference in Denver and are more than happy to discuss the position there. Those who are interested in this may contact Dr. Ilir Haxhi. Further information can be found on the websites of ABS and ISM.



The appointee at the assistant professor level will be offered a tenure track position for six years. Upon meeting the tenure track criteria, a permanent contract as Associate Professor will be offered. Salary will be in accordance with Dutch academic salary scales and include a pension scheme, and range between €3,324 to €5,171 gross per month, dependent on experience and track record of the candidate. A substantial reduction in income tax (equal to 30% of taxable salary) may apply to non-Dutch candidates.


Job application

Applications should be made via [log in to unmask], quoting vacancy number 15-346 in the subject line. Candidates should send a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and copies of their best research papers (all PDF files).

The closing date is 20 October 2015.


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