The School of Business and Economics invites applications for a W1 Junior Professorship for International Human Resource Management to be filled by the earliest possible starting date for an initial period of three years. Depending on successful evaluation the appointment will be extended for another three years.

The successful candidate is expected to represent the field of International Human Resource Management adequately in teaching and research. A focus on behavioral aspects is preferred. The professor will be expected to actively contribute to the internationalization of the school. Relevant research and teaching experience and the ability to publish articles in highly-ranked international journals is required. It is expected that the candidate will teach in English. Knowledge of German is an advantage. International applicants are expected to learn German within the first three years after appointment. Prerequisites for the position are a university degree, university level teaching experience and a doctoral degree in international business, a management-related discipline or another discipline of social science. Compensation and employment conditions are in accordance with the German Public Service Law.

FAU expects applicants to become actively involved in the administration of academic affairs and welcomes experience in managing research projects and raising third-party funding. The University of Erlangen-Nürnberg pursues a policy of intense student mentoring and therefore expects its teaching staff to be present during lecture periods. FAU is a family-friendly employer and is also responsive to the needs of dual career couples. In its pursuit of academic excellence, FAU is committed to equality of opportunity and to a proactive and inclusive approach, which supports and encourages all under-represented groups, promotes an inclusive culture and values diversity.

Please submit your complete application documents (CV, list of publications, list of lectures and courses taught, certified copies of certificates and degrees, list of third-party funding) to the Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics, and Law, Prof. Dr. Matthias Wrede, School of Business and Economics, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Findelgasse 7/9, 90402 Nürnberg, Germany, by August 30, 2016. Please also send an electronic version to