The Department of Strategy and Innovation (SI) at Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is looking for tenure track assistant professors in International Business. Starting date around September 2020.

Copenhagen Business School has the status of an independent university and has more than 20,000 students and app. 450 full-time professors (assistant/associate/full). CBS is thus one of the largest business schools in Northern Europe, covering a wide range of business-related academic fields.

The Department of Strategy and Innovation (SI) is one of 11 departments within CBS. The department has about 45 faculty members, currently including 19 professors, 15 associate professors, 9 assistant professors, in addition to 6 postdocs and 20 PhD students. The department’s research is focused on strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship and international business. The department’s research is generally cross-disciplinary with a strong element of quantitative methods.  

The vacant assistant professorship is a six-year tenure-track position with research and teaching obligations. Promotion to tenured associate professor is possible with satisfactory teaching and publication performance.

Candidates should hold, or be close to completing, a PhD from an accredited institution. They should have a strong research record (or potential) in the areas listed above, and first-rate method skills. We expect relevant teaching experience and an interest in developing courses and study pro­grams.

  • Participants at DRUID, Copenhagen, June 19-21, can request an interview no later than June 14th.
  • Participants at the Academy of International Business, Copenhagen, June 24-27, can request an interview no later than June 19th.
  • The department will be interviewing at Academy of Management in Boston, August 9-13. Expressions of interest in an interview are welcome no later than July 26th.

If you wish to request an interview please send an email to The email must include: A cover letter, your CV, and if possible one sample research paper.

The department will host campus visits by invitation late 2019 or early 2020. We expect to announce the formal call for applications in the early fall of 2019.

To find out more about the department go to

Should you have any questions regarding this call, please contact Professor Grazia Santangelo, or Head of Department, Keld Laursen,