Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics (CATÓLICA-LISBON) invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor position in Information Systems starting September 2017. Seasoned Assistant or Associate Professors interested in applying will also be considered in the search at their appropriate level.
Applicants must have a PhD degree in a quantitative field such as operations research, computer science, statistics, economics or management and have demonstrated ability to use Big Data systems including tools for batch and stream processing (e.g. Hadoop, Spark, etc.).
The preferred candidate will have a strong research record of using core tools from data science, in particular information systems, information retrieval, search engines, recommender systems, predictive analytics and/or knowledge organization, to answer questions that are relevant for business decision makers.
CATÓLICA-LISBON is dedicated to developing the field of data science in its connection and application to industry to tackle business and economics problems, such that successful candidates coming from programs outside business and economics are expected to develop research agendas that bridge to and can address managerial or economic problems.
Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics (CATÓLICA-LISBON)
CATÓLICA-LISBON is a leading European business school, committed to research production at the highest level, to excellence in developing outstanding graduates for high-level careers, and to offering business leaders a lifelong learning environment. Our programs are internationally recognized: within Europe we are a top 25 business school, our Lisbon MBA is top 15, and our executive programs are top 20. The increasingly international character of the school is reflected in our faculty, student body, and international accreditations. Since 2008, CLSBE has had the “triple crown” of international business school accreditations: AACSB, EFMD, and AMBA. Our MSc, MBA, and PhD programs are entirely taught in English, to an increasingly international student body.
CATÓLICA-LISBON provides a vibrant research environment. The core research faculty consists of 40 tenure-track members, with doctorates from top North American (including MIT, NYU, CMU, UCLA, Columbia, Yale, N. Carolina, Arizona, UBC) and top European (including INSEAD, Bocconi, Ecole Polytechnique, Tilburg, RSM Erasmus, LSE) programs. New assistant professors include nationals of France, Italy, United States, Brazil, Colombia, Canada, Turkey and Finland. Faculty in management areas have published articles in Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Management Science, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Management, Management Information Systems Quarterly, Production and Operations Management, Research Policy, Organization Science, OBHDP, Annals of the Academy of Management, Journal of Organizational Behavior, and Journal of Business Ethics.
In order to receive full consideration, applicants should send a vita, three or more letters of recommendation, and samples of written work. (Copies of written work may be submitted via e-mail). Review of materials begins immediately upon receipt and submissions are accepted until the position is filled.
Applications should be addressed to:
Faculty & Research Department Assistant
Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics
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