Finance d’Entreprise et Finance de Marché
Created in 1988, Excelia currently educates more than 4,500 undergraduate and postgraduate students across its 5 schools: Excelia Business School, Excelia Tourism School, Excelia Academy, Excelia Digital School, and Excelia Executive Education, located on its 3 campuses in La Rochelle, Tours and Orleans.
Excelia is a member of the French major Business School association, Conférence des Grandes Ecoles (CGE), and is featured in national Business School rankings as well as in prestigious international rankings. In 2021, its Master in Management program was ranked 42nd worldwide by the Financial Times, a rise of 6 places. That very year, the Master in Management made its entry into The Economist ranking, as 11th worldwide and the 7th place among French schools. Furthermore, Excelia Business School holds AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA accreditations, for its Master in Management programme.
Excelia is a higher education institute with a strong commitment to research, with an active and dynamic Faculty of 90 permanent members, spread over 5 teaching and research departments. Excelia focusses on 3 interdisciplinary areas of research: Sustainable Development and CSR, Tourism Management, and Agility, Innovation and Digitalisation (AID).
As part of its 2020-2025 strategic plan, Excelia is recruiting more than 40 teacher-researchers offering a considerable momentum of publication in academic journals. We especially appreciate candidates who can root their research activities in one of our 3 expertise areas.
The department Finance, Accounting and Information Systems invites applications for full-time assistant professor. The successful candidate will be able to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in Accounting, conduct and publish top-quality research in peer reviewed journals and work effectively as part of a collaborative team.
Candidates have to demonstrate research productivity, and have a proven track record of teaching. Experience in the use of blended learning for teaching is considered a plus. The salary is commensurate with candidate´s experience and qualifications and in line with the system of remuneration at Excelia Group, and includes incentives for research publications.
Please note that although Excelia’s main campus is in La Rochelle, positions can be based in La Rochelle, Tours, or Orleans, with possible teaching requirements on the three campuses.
The position requires a doctorate in information systems (or other related field).
Candidates should submit a letter of application, a full curriculum vita (including teaching description and current research in progress), one or two research papers, evidences of teaching effectiveness, transcripts, and at least 3 confidential letters of reference forwarded directly.
We encourage candidates to describe their experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives.
The evaluation committee may ask candidates for supplementary information.