Assistant Professor of Strategic management

32 - 40 hour (0.8-1.0 fte)
No closing date

Nyenrode Business University is seeking faculty candidates with teaching and research interests relevant to the field of Strategic Management for the position of Assistant Professor (tenure track).

The position involves teaching, research and contributing to the Academic community at the University. Your teaching responsibilities will include teaching Strategy in our various BSc, MSc and MBA programs, and in time contributing to executive programs. Consistent with our emphasis on managerial relevance, the candidate will be encouraged to develop and update teaching materials, cases and exercises, in the light of international developments and emerging research. The candidate is expected to develop a research portfolio of original academic research, publish in peer-reviewed academic journals and disseminate knowledge in practitioner-oriented outlets on issues that have a strong managerial focus and which are of relevance and interest to an international audience.

Who are you?

You have a Ph.D. degree in a relevant discipline from an accredited university including from strategy/economics, social psychology, or other relevant social sciences. Candidates expecting to complete their Ph.D. soon are also welcomed to apply. You have proven to have experience and a talent for teaching and research. We ask your teaching to be in fluent English and when you are not already Dutch speaking to have the willingness to learn the Dutch language. It is necessary to have credentials to teach at Dutch universities and to be BKO registered or willing to register within two years. You should be comfortable and willing to work in a team.

Who are we?

Nyenrode Business Universiteit offers a combination of sound theoretical framework, practical relevance and personal development. Thanks to this combination, Nyenrode develops sustainable added value for their company and for society. Nyenrode is a small-scale private university, founded in 1946 for and by business, with an international orientation. Nyenrode offers degree and executive education programmes in business, management, accountancy and controlling, and conducts research in these disciplines. The mission of Nyenrode is: ‘Serving society by shaping responsible leaders’. The university is located at Breukelen and Amsterdam.

What do we offer?

Nyenrode Business Universiteit can be characterized by a combination of a high level of professionalism and an informal atmosphere. Salary will depend on position and qualifications. Tax benefits may apply. Initial appointment will be for 1 year with a possibility for a permanent position.


The University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to maintaining an intellectually and culturally diverse faculty. Internationals, minorities, women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Nyenrode offers a competitive salary with attractive secondary benefits.

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Interested candidates are invited to forward their application (a cover letter, curriculum vitae, one or two recently published papers, recent teaching evaluations, and two references). Should you have any questions about this vacancy you can contact dr. Jeroen van der Velden (see contactdetails above). Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.