Position: Associate Research Fellow
Area: Leadership Studies
Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary based on candidate’s experience
IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies invites applications for a Full Time Research Associate position to commence September 1, 2015. The area of specialization for the position is Leadership Studies and the appointment will be to the IEDC Institute for Leadership Research.
Candidates for the position must possess, or be close to completion of, a PhD in leadership, management, organizational behavior, sociology or a related cognate discipline. Candidates must have evidence of a developing track record of research and publication. Ideally, candidates will have expert knowledge of qualitative research methods and a working knowledge of quantitative research methods. Experience with research and teaching in one or more of the following research areas will be a strong asset: leadership/development, leadership-as-practice, arts/aesthetics/culture, ethics, and sustainable development.
In addition to contributing to the overall research culture development of IEDC-Bled School of Management, the successful candidate will be expected to:
- Engage in ongoing research projects of IEDC-Bled School of Management Faculty for Postgraduate Studies.
- Develop new research projects including overseeing of third part grant applications.
- Be actively engaged in research publications.
- Provide administrative support to the Deputy Dean for Research.
- Some contributions to teaching activities of the IEDC Bled School of Management, Faculty for Postgraduate Studies.
- English fluency to native level is a requirement.
About IEDC-Bled School of Management:
With more than a quarter of a century of experience, IEDC-Bled School of Management is a pioneer in providing a “creative environment for creative leadership”, an innovative approach which brings together business leaders and world renowned faculty to take on new, and more creative ways in meeting the challenges of the 21st century which really matter for business and society. The school is driven by a vision that successful management and leadership is not only affected by one’s own company and the business world it is part of, but also by the society that surrounds it, and aims to promote ethical, socially responsible and creative leadership. Significant emphasis is placed on interdisciplinary dialogue between business, social sciences, humanities, the arts and science.
Application letter, Curriculum Vitae, record of bibliography, one (1) example of published research (in English), and three letters of reference should be sent to:
Ms. Mojca Markizeti, Head of Postgraduate Studies
IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies
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The closing date for receipt of applications is July 20, 2015. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. IEDC-Bled School of Management is committed to the highest standards of equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, members of minorities, and persons with disabilities. IEDC-Bled School of Management is focused on being a highly international institution in a globally interconnected world and continues its commitment to fostering a highly diverse, equitable employment and educational environment that recognizes the value, dignity and respect of all peoples.