Professor of Sustainable Business
ESMT Berlin invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of tenured Associate Professor or Full Professor in the area of sustainable business and transformation. Candidates from all disciplines of management and economics with strong focus on sustainability will be considered. Candidates with internationally recognized profiles and expertise in energy markets and transition, climate change and finance, and circular economy/business are particularly encouraged to apply. Requirements include outstanding research accomplishments, commitment to excellence in teaching in both degree programs and executive education, and interest in institution building.
This position is connected with the academic leadership of ESMT’s Sustainable Business Transformation Initiative. This newly founded initiative aims to increase ESMT’s academic footprint in research and education on critical areas with impact for business and society and to provide innovative solutions to global environmental and social challenges.
It encompasses the establishment of FUTURIST – Institute for Sustainable Transformation, a new institute in partnership with Werte-Stiftung, and with support from several private companies. The holder of this position is expected to take a leading role in the advancement of the institute and will not only conduct cutting-edge interdisciplinary scholarly research and engage in applied projects, but also contribute to outreach by strengthening ties with external research partners as well as stakeholders from the private and public sectors.
ESMT Berlin is the highest-ranked business school in Germany and Top 10 in Europe. Founded by 25 leading global companies, ESMT offers master’s, MBA, and PhD programs, as well as executive education on its campus in Berlin, in locations around the world, online, and in online blended format.
Please send application materials including a cover letter, a personal statement describing present and future research and teaching plans, copies of selected recent publications, an up-to-date detailed résumé with the names and contacts of three academic references to:
Professor Tamer Boyaci, PhD | Dean of Faculty and Research
ESMT Berlin | Schlossplatz 1 | 10178 Berlin | Germany
via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We especially encourage applications from female candidates.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
ESMT Berlin offers compensation packages that are competitive at international levels. Research support and teaching activities are also comparable to leading global business schools. Advice and support for dual careers and transition for partner/family is provided. Overall, ESMT offers excellent working conditions in the international, multicultural, and dynamic capital city of Berlin.
ESMT Berlin is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic intellectual community.