The University of Amsterdam Business School (ABS) is looking to fill a tenure track position of Assistant Professor in the field of International Management (IM). This position is housed within the International Strategy and Marketing (ISM) department, which incorporates the tracks of International Management, Marketing and Strategy. The anticipated starting date is 1st September 2020.

Faculty members will be available to informally discuss this position during the 2019 AOM conference. If you would like to be considered for such an interview, please send your CV and a short motivation to Michelle Westermann-Behaylo ([log in to unmask]) by August 3. Shortlisted candidates for the AOM interviews will be notified by Monday August 5th.

ABS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, the cultural and financial capital of the Netherlands, which offers a cosmopolitan living environment with excellent connections to the rest of the world. The University of Amsterdam (UvA) is a broad-based research-driven university dating back to 1632 with an enrollment of over 30,000 students. Rankings by the Times (THES) and QS put UvA in the top 100 universities world-wide. Within UvA, ABS offers executive, graduate and undergraduate programs in accounting, finance, management, marketing and strategy. ABS is triple-crown accredited (AACBS, AMBA, EQUIS). Most of the teaching takes place in small seminar-sized groups. ISM is the largest department at ABS, home to around 40 faculty members from different international backgrounds in addition to PhD students, post-docs and affiliated faculty. The ISM group is one of the most research-active teams in ABS, with scholars publishing in top International Business (IB)/IM journals and active in editorial boards in a variety of international academic journals and organizations. The IB/IM faculty has internationally recognized expertise in corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, innovation, offshoring, sustainable development, emerging economies, and location-specific versus international strategies.

What we are looking for

We are interested in candidates with clear expertise in International Management (IM) or International Business (IB), who:

  • hold a PhD in IB or IM (or be close to finishing)
  • have a clear research portfolio in IM/IB, and preferably already (forthcoming) publications in reputable journals
  • take their teaching seriously with proven ability in teaching IM/IB at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • are ambitious team players with good ability to work individually and with a team

What we offer

We offer a challenging job with ample opportunity for personal development in an attractive international work environment. ABS is a growing, research driven business school at an internationally recognized university that has the ambition to become a leading international player in the field of management research and education.

Appointees 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, include a pension scheme, and range between €3,637 to €5,656 gross per month, dependent on experience and track record of the candidate. A temporary reduction in income tax (equal to 30% of taxable salary) may apply to non-Dutch candidates. The Collective Labor Agreement for Dutch Universities is applicable.

Application procedure

Please apply using the link below, quoting the vacancy number "ABS IM position 19-508 Fall 2019".


Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis with the deadline to apply October 21 2019.


Applicants should submit:

1. A motivation letter
2. A complete curriculum vitae

3. Two research papers (published or unpublished)
4. Three references (we will not contact references before letting candidates know)
5. Recent teaching evaluations (if available)



For more information on ISM, ABS, or University of Amsterdam, please visit; and, respectively.



Vittoria G. Scalera | Assistant Professor | International Strategy & Marketing | Amsterdam Business School | University of Amsterdam | Plantage Muidergracht 12, 1018 TV Amsterdam - The Netherlands | Room M2.19 | T. +31 20 525 5386 | E. [log in to unmask] | W.




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