An academic position in Management Control (1 FTE)
Vacancy Reference : 30191 / LSM 026 / 2022 (to be quoted in any correspondence)
UCLouvain invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured full-time position in Management Control
UCLouvain is a comprehensive university offering, in the context of the present position, the opportunity of cross-disciplinary research and teaching collaborations.
Within the Social Sciences and Humanities Sector, the position is attached to the Louvain School of Management and to the Louvain Research Institute in Management and Organizations that offer opportunities for diverse and stimulating teaching as well as an environment to carry out ambitious research.
The successful candidate will have teaching assignments in the field of management control which is fundamental to all management education, taught at the Bachelors and Masters programs in management sciences and business engineering.
The position in management control is particularly oriented towards the design, analysis and implementation of ESG performance indicators (environmental, social and governance).
This focus for the position is linked to an ongoing reform of the curriculum in line with the School’s strategy.
The successful candidate will teach courses in Master and Bachelor programme in Economic and Management Sciences as well as in the Master and Bachelor programme in Management Engineering in the field of management control.
Some courses may be modified to integrate the issue of ESG indicators and / or aspects of the circular economy. Part of the teaching load may be assigned to the Mons site and / or in evening programmes.
The successful candidate will develop and drive a cutting-edge research program in management control, with a particular focus on performance measurement and assessment.
This may include the design of financial and non-financial performance measures, critical assessments of ESG performance metrics and approaches to measure and manage new business models such as the circular and sharing economy.
The candidate will show an analytical capacity and the ability to initiate and carry through innovative research projects in management science, leading to high-impact publications in international scientific journals.
The candidate will supervise doctoral projects in his or her field and apply for national and international research funds.
Required Qualifications : the applicant must have
Knowledge of other languages is an additional asset.
Most master and doctoral courses are taught in English, which is also the language for research publications. The candidate must be fully operational in written and oral English from the nomination.
The level of recruitment (appointment to the rank of lecturer or professor) will be discussed if a proposal is made to you, in connection with your previous academic experience.
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Our HR policy supports equal opportunities and diversity including in the academic career. Attention is also paid to reconciliation of private life and professional life
Application deadline : Monday, November 15, 2021 at noon
Please read the important information before applying
Starting date : 1st September 2022
Further information :
Prof. Per Joakim Agrell, Dean LSM doyen-lsm uclouvain.be
Prof. Valérie Swaen, President LRIM president-lrim uclouvain.be
Localization : Social Sciences and Humanities Sector
Louvain School of Management (LSM) (https : / / uclouvain.be / en / faculties / lsm)
Louvain Research Institute in Management and Organizations (LRIM) (https : / / uclouvain.be / en / research-institutes / lourim)