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HEC Paris: Senior Tenure-Track Position in Leadership (in Doha and Paris), Management and Human Resources Department

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    HEC Paris: Senior Tenure-Track Position in Leadership (in Doha and Paris), Management and Human Resources Department 


    The Department of Management and Human Resources at HEC Paris is recruiting for a senior tenure-track faculty position in Leadership starting in September 2021 (or earlier).

    The position starts with a mandatory posting in Qatar for a minimal but renewable period of three years. The posting in Doha is a secondment appointment as faculty member of HEC Paris in Qatar.

    Candidate Profile

    Applicants should have solid teaching and research experience in the areas of Organizational Behavior, Organization Theory, or Human Resource Management. Their focus should be on leadership and leadership development.

    Successful candidates will have demonstrated their ability to publish in premier academic journals in management. They should also be effective teachers for high-standard executive education participants in Paris and Doha. Teaching is in English and knowledge of French is not a requirement.

    Application Process and Deadline

    The deadline for receipt of all application files is December 31st, 2020. Please include a letter of intent, an updated CV, a job paper, two other samples of writing, a research statement, a teaching statement, and recent teaching evaluations (particularly from executive education programs). All application material should be sent by email (PDF attachments) to dpt-mrh@hec.fr. Three letters of reference should also be sent by the referees to dpt-mrh@hec.fr


    At HEC Paris, compensation levels, research funding and travel support are competitive and similar to those at other leading business schools.

    During the secondment period to HEC Paris in Qatar, a generous package is supplemented including benefits (e.g. housing and schooling stipend among others). There are also generous income tax and VAT incentives provided in the State of Qatar.

    About the Management and HR Department of HEC Paris

    The Management and HR Department includes Roxana Barbulescu, Federica de Stefano, Françoise Chevalier, Julien Jourdan, Wooseok Jung, Michel Lander, Elie Matta, Daniel Newark, Mathis Schulte, Michael Segalla, and Santosh Srinivas. Our members have published in leading management and disciplinary journals, including Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, American Journal of Sociology, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, OBHDP, Research in the Sociology of Organizations, and Strategic Management Journal, among others.

    The department has a small but competitive doctoral program with international placements. Our main offerings in the Master, MBA and Executive Programs focus on leadership, organization theory, organizational behavior, cross-cultural management, philanthropy, diversity management, creativity, and negotiations.

    About HEC Paris

    HEC Paris is a leading research and teaching institution. We specialize in management education and both rigorous and relevant managerial research. It is France's premier institution for business education, with a 130-year tradition, and rich and deep connections to the country's business community. HEC Paris offers a full range of programs to an increasingly international student population: Masters Degrees, MBA, EMBA, PhD, Executive Education Programs, and the TRIUM Global Executive MBA (New York, Paris & London). In total, our degree programs enroll approximately 3,000 students and over 8,500 executives attend our courses every year. The school is consistently ranked by The Financial Times in the top-three business schools in Europe, top 20 in the Global MBA ranking, and among the world's top-three performers in Executive Education Programs. According to the Times Higher Education, the school is also in the Top 3 Alma Mater Schools Worldwide in terms of the number of CEOs in Fortune Global 500 companies. In addition to our main campus, located in Jouy-en-Josas, 20 km outside of Paris, we run executive programs in Paris; Doha, Qatar; and Shanghai and Beijing, China.

    About HEC Paris in Qatar

    HEC Paris in Qatar is a branch campus of HEC Paris and operates in close coordination with it and under the same standards of excellence. HEC Paris in Qatar is part of Education City, a thriving academic community also comprising Carnegie Mellon University, Georgetown University School of Foreign Services, Northwestern School of Journalism and Communication, Texas A&M University School of Engineering, Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies, University College London, Virginia Commonwealth School of Design, and Weill Cornell Medical College.

    The teaching responsibilities are all on the post-experience executive education level in degree and non-degree programs. Therefore, relevance, thought-leadership and the ability to customize content and learning approaches are key factors for any candidacy. Knowledge of French or Arabic is not required for employment.

    Elie Matta
    HEC Paris
    Jouy en Josas