S-Junior Professorship for ‘Organizational Economics – Future of Work’

The School of Business and Economics invites applications for a

S-Junior Professorship for ‘Organizational Economics – Future of Work’

starting at the earliest possible date.

The professorship is expected to conduct research and teaching in the field of organizational economics, in particular the future of work, applying theoretical, econometrical and/or experimental methods. A focus on new forms of work and their potential impact on organizational structures within and between firms is required. The professorship is part of the Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF). It is intended to establish a cooperation with the professorship “The sociology of the future of work”, which is also part of the ECDF and located at the Department of Social Sciences at Humboldt University. Given the school’s wide range of research activities and strong network with other Berlin research institutions, the position offers an excellent research environment. As prospective member of the Berlin-Economics-Research-Associates-Program (BERA) the candidate receives active support in career development.

The candidate is expected to possess the ability to perform research at the highest international standards. In order to assess these abilities, the search committee requests a concise research statement in which the candidate motivates his or her future goals in research.

The applicants must meet the legal requirements for professorial appointments in accordance with § 102 a of the `Berliner Hochschulgesetz´. The candidate is expected to possess the ability to perform research at the highest international standards. In order to assess these abilities, the search committee requests a concise research statement in which the candidate presents her/his future goals in research.

For further information please contact Prof. Schöttner (anja.schoettner@hu-berlin.de).

HU is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and specifically encourages qualified female scholars to apply. Researchers from abroad are welcome to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equivalent qualifications will be given preferential consideration. People with an immigration background are specifically encouraged to apply.


Please send your application within three weeks, and quoting the reference number JP/002/18, to: Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Dean of School of Business and Economics, Prof. Dr. Schade, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany or in electronic form to dekanat.wiwi@hu-berlin.de. (Your application should include a curriculum vitae, three academic references, a research statement and copies of three of your recent working papers.) Since we will not return your documents, please submit copies in the application only.

Please visit our website www.hu-berlin.de/stellenangebote, which gives you access to the legally binding German version.


Application deadline: February 22, 2018