Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Job Opening: Business History at Copenhagen

Copenhagen Business School invites applications for a vacant associate/assistant professorship in history at the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy. The position announcement states:
The overall aim of the department is to undertake critical investigations of topics relevant to an understanding of business in society. The successful applicant will be positioned in the Business History group. The Business History group currently consists of two full professors, six associate professors and four Ph.D. students. A focus area in the forthcoming years will be entrepreneurship. It is the ambition of the group to enhance its position as an international oriented experimenting and creative research environment that integrates new fields, approaches and methods in research and teaching in the field of Business History. We therefore welcome applicants with background in history, economic history, history of technology, historical and economic sociology ethnographical history, cultural history, and other related fields.
The search is open with regard to methodological approach and focus area. The closing date for applications is October 15, 2012. For full information about the position and the application procedures, please see the announcement on the CBS website.