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Faculty Position at the University of Zurich: Professorship in Performance Management

  • 1.  Faculty Position at the University of Zurich: Professorship in Performance Management

    Posted 11-25-2020 11:27

    The Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of the University of Zurich invites applications for a

    Professorship in Performance Management (Open Rank)

    starting in the fall of 2021. Candidates should have an excellent research record in the area of management science, applied optimization and/or operational performance management as well as strong teaching skills both at the undergraduate and the graduate levels.

    The successful candidate is expected to have published and be engaged in internationally recognized research on optimization in business and economics with applications in performance management, business analytics or machine learning. They should have experience in teaching undergraduate and graduate-level courses in quantitative methods and be willing to teach such courses as well as other courses that are aligned with their research interests.

    Through its educational and research objectives, the University of Zurich aims at attracting leading international researchers who are willing to contribute to its development and to strengthening its reputation. The University of Zurich is an equal opportunity employer and in particular strives to increase the percentage of women in leading positions. Therefore, qualified female researchers are encouraged to apply.

    Please submit your application at
    until January 15, 2021.

    Documents should be addressed to Prof. Dr. Harald Gall; Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics; University of Zurich; Switzerland.

    For further questions regarding the profile of the open position, please contact Prof. Christiane Barz (


    Christiane Barz
    University of Zurich