Full time Faculty Openings in Strategy

  • Bogotá, Colombia
  • Full-time
  • Strategy

Job Summary

The School of Management at the Universidad de Los Andes invites applications for a senior-level tenured full professor position. Candidates with an exceptional record of achievement and research leadership in Strategy, or related fields, will be considered. The successful candidate will be expected to take an active role of intellectual leadership at the school. We are looking for an individual with these qualities:

  • s/he is an internationally renowned leader in a well-defined field within the scope of the profile; 
  • s/he is a team player who is able to engage in collaborative work with fellow faculty members, both senior and junior; 
  • s/he has a well-developed international network; 
  • s/he has an excellent track record of teaching experience, both at the undergrad, graduate and Exec-Ed levels; 
  • s/he has demonstrated the capacity to publish in high impact journals in the field; 
  • a successful record in grant application would be a plus;
  • English language proficiency is mandatory, and Spanish highly desirable.

How to apply

Interested candidates must supply:

  • A Cover Letter; 
  • A Resume with a list of publications (indicating the impact factor) ;
  • Electronic copies of 3 representative publications in the last five years; 
  • A statement of research plans for the next five years;
  • A list of courses able to teach.

The compensation package offered is competitive and commensurate with experience. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit three letters of recommendation, and will be invited to deliver a lecture in Bogota as well as having face-to-face interviews with faculty members and other stakeholders.

Position is open until filled (or recruitment cancelled). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Employment is contingent upon proof of the legal right to work in Colombia.

About the school

Universidad de los Andes (UniAndes) is a private, not-for-profit, non-denominational and non-political affiliated institution. It is ranked 1st in Colombia, 5th in Latin America and 262nd in the world by QS University Ranking; as well as 28th in the BRICS & Emerging Economies Ranking by The Times Higher Education world university ranking. It is the only private university in Colombia with the higher quality accreditation given by the Ministry of Education for 10 years. UniAndes aims to be recognized as a research university characterized by excellent and innovative undergraduate and graduate teaching.

The School of Management at UniAndes is a triple-crown (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA) accredited institution. It runs an undergraduate program in Business Administration with an enrolment of about 1500 students and recently opened also an undergraduate program in International Accounting. It runs several graduate programs: Full-time and Part-time MBA, EMBA, MSc in Finances and MSc in Marketing, Master in Environmental Management, and Master in Development Practice – MDP; in addition to one year graduate programs – specializations in Finance Administration, Risk Management and Control of Financial Institutions, Strategic Procurement, Marketing Intelligence, and Negotiation. It also has a Doctoral program that embraces the different disciplines represented within the School’s faculty. In addition, its Executive Education unit has been ranked by the FT as the 2nd in Latin America and the 35th in the world. Therefore, the School of Management is a very comprehensive unit with an international footprint in the region, which is strengthening its research as well as maintaining its relevance through teaching and training. Its programs are not only demand-driven but are also customized to meet the growing needs of businesses in Colombia and indeed elsewhere in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Consequently, the School of Management is currently seeking an exceptional candidate, dynamic, innovative and visionary faculty member with a proven academic trajectory in Strategy to fill the position of a full-time Associate or Full Professor for the year 2017-2018.

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