Faculty of Economic Sciences

Associate Professor (Tenure Track) (W2 t.t. W2) for Interorganizational Information Systems

Institution: Faculty of Economic Sciences
Allocation: As soon as possible
Publication: 8 March 2018

The Faculty of Economic Sciences at the Georg-August-University Göttingen invites applications for the position of

Associate Professor (Tenure Track) (W2 t.t. W2) for Interorganizational Information Systems

to be filled as soon as possible.

This professorship is funded by the German Federal and State governments through the programme "Bund-Länder-Programm zur Förderung des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses (Nachwuchspakt)". The initial appointment will be limited to five years. The transition to the permanent position of Associate Professor (W2) takes effect following a successful evaluation.

The candidate should have an internationally recognized research profile in the field of interorganizational information systems and should have an academic background/ expertise in one or more of the following topics: Digital platforms and business models, standardization of system interfaces, components as well as business processes, data management and efficient data processing, system modelling and modelling approaches, enterprise architectures.

We are inviting applications from candidates conducting design science, qualitative or quantitative research.

Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. in Information Systems, Information Technology or closely related fields and have further experience as postdoctoral researcher (e.g., positively evaluated junior professor or habilitation). We are seeking candidates who are committed to publishing high quality research in leading journals of the field. The new professor is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate classes and to contribute to our doctoral program and the Goettingen Graduate School of Social Sciences. The university emphasizes research oriented teaching. The professor is expected to build external collaboration in joint research projects with partners outside and within the faculty of Economic Sciences and should contribute to the interdisciplinary area "Data Science". The acquisition of third-party funds is also expected.
Conditions for appointment can be found in Section 25 of the Higher Education Law of Lower Saxony. As a Public Law Foundation, the University of Göttingen has the right to appoint professors. Further details can be obtained upon request.

Applications of international scientists are highly encouraged. The University is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer. We specifically encourage women to apply. Disabled persons with appropriate qualifications and aptitude for the position will be given special consideration.

Applications including pertinent documentation (CV, list of publications, teaching records and research and teaching concept) should be sent online in one pdf-file (max. 8 MB) to the Dean’s Office to dekanat@wiwi.uni-goettingen.de until April 5, 2018.

For additional information on the selection procedure, the endowment of the Chair, the integration of the Chair in the Faculty, on the profile of the University and Faculty, and service offers please see right-hand column.