Job market 2021 - call for expression of interest

Potential applicants for the tenure track assistant professorship in Department of Strategy and Innovation are invited to submit an expression of interest for an interview with faculty in August 2021.


The Department of Strategy and Innovation (SI) at Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is looking for tenure track assistant professors in the following areas: Strategy, Innovation, International Business and Entrepreneurship. Starting date around September 2022

Copenhagen Business School has the status of an independent university and has more than 20,000 students and app. 450 full-time professors (assistant/associate/full). CBS is thus one of the largest business schools in Northern Europe, covering a wide range of business-related academic fields.

The Department of Strategy and Innovation (SI) is one of 11 departments within CBS. The department has about 50 faculty members, currently including 20 professors, 20 associate professors, 10 assistant professors, in addition to 8 postdocs and 19 PhD students. The department’s research is focused on strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship and international business. The department’s research is generally cross-disciplinary with a strong element of quantitative methods. Faculty members have published in top academic journals including the Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Management Science, Journal of International Business Studies, Research Policy, among others.
The vacant assistant professorship is a six-year tenure-track position with research and teaching obligations. Promotion to tenured associate professor is possible with satisfactory teaching and publication performance.

Candidates should hold, or be close to completing, a PhD from an accredited institution. They should have a strong research record (or potential) in the areas listed above, and first-rate method skills. We expect relevant teaching experience and an interest in developing courses and study pro-grams.

The department will be interviewing on-line via Zoom, August 2-6 and August 9, 2021. Expressions of interest in an interview are welcome no later than July 23rd.

If you wish to request an interview please go to registration site: Job market 2021 - call for expression of interest - Application Form (

Please note that we require a cover letter, your CV, and one sample research paper.

The department will host campus visits by invitation in the Fall/Winter 2021 if the Covid-19 situation allows for that. If not, the job-talks will be held on-line. We expect to announce the formal call for applications in August 2021.

To find out more about the department go to Should you have any questions regarding this call, please contact Head of the Department, Keld Laursen,


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