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Assistant professor – ÁRH/10/2024

Corvinus University of Budapest has over a 100-year-old history and is one of the leading universities in Hungary in Business and Management, Economics, and Social Sciences.

We have around 11,500 students, of which, approximately 2,000 are international.

We are located in a stunning UNESCO Heritage building overlooking the Danube River, in the heart of Budapest.

We have been granted accreditation by EFMD and EAPAA and we are the only Hungarian business university to have two international institutional accreditations by AACSB and AMBA. Additionally, we are members of several international networks such as CEMS, BSIS, PRME, and CFA.

We are proud to have won the most sustainably developing university title in UI GreenMetric’s world ranking in 2022.

The Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation is looking for a part-time (20 hours/week) Assistant Professor for a 3-year definite period.

The starting date is the spring semester of 2024.

Job description and key duties:

• Teaching duties:
o Teaching subjects belonging to the education portfolio of the Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in weekly class hours as defined by the Academic Career Model.
o Undergraduate and graduate thesis supervision, participation in exam and final exam committees.
o Mentoring students and consulting thesis work (BSc and MSc).
• Research duties:
o Research activities within the Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation meeting the requirements of a part-time (50%) assistant professor position.
o Writing articles in prestigious international and domestic journals in the field of innovation management.
o Participating at important international and domestic conferences, building international scientific relationships, getting involved in research projects, and active research application activity in the field of innovation management, thus securing the resources of the research projects and contributing to the internationalisation of the Institute and the University.

• Service duties:
o Active participation in the professional life of the Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the University, performing service tasks determined by the head of the institute.
o Supporting early-career academics at the university, supervising PhD students and students participating in student competitions.
o Supporting organisation of start-up management competitions and conferences
o Mentoring teaching assistant colleagues in the institute.

Essential qualifications and experience:

  • Doctorate;
  • At least 3 years of teaching and research experience gained in higher education, or at least 3 years of professional experience.
  • Prepared to teach at the required level of standard (has the knowledge, experience, and foreign language skills) in the discipline of the courses
  • Research achievement, regular domestic and international publications
  • The candidate must meet the job requirements set out in the Corvinus Academic Career Model. 

Desirable criteria:

  • Feedback (student evaluation, evaluation of direct supervisor) verifying teaching excellence
  • International teaching experience
  • Experience in the organisation of research projects
  • Participation in domestic and international conferences

Documents and certificates to be submitted as part of the application:

  • Curriculum Vitae including the detailed presentation of the teaching, research and service activities and results
  • Summary table of achievements (Please fill in the Summary table Excel for Assistant Professor applications)
  • Cover letter, including the presentation of future academic plans (educational, teaching development, and research plans)
  • References written by at least two reputable leading professors or researchers of the discipline.
  • Doctoral dissertation
  • Scanned copies of the documents verifying the university degree, scientific rank (eg. PhD degree) and the documents verifying other professional qualifications. (In case of scientific ranks obtained abroad, the nostrification will be arranged in the next phase of the selection procedure.)

Remuneration and benefits:

  • Favourable conditions regarding research facilities, data access
  • Time devoted to research, travel support, etc.
  • A competitive salary is accompanied by 15% bonus in case of outstanding performance.
  • One-time relocation support for international candidates
  • Cafeteria allowance

Application procedure:

  • The deadline for the submission of the application is 2024. 02. 12.
  • The applications shall be submitted by clicking on the APPLY button and by following the instructions at the bottom of the webpage.

For further information:

Please, feel free to e-mail us in administrative matters at career@uni-corvinus.hu and in academic matters Deutsch Nikolett at nikolett.deutsch@uni-corvinus.hu.

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