Academic Developer in Information Systems and Supply Chain


Location:France / Nantes

Discipline:Information Systems and Supply Chain

Employment Type:Full-time, non-fixed term contract


Academic Developer in Information systems and supply chain
Position reference ISSC23-RDA-AKA

Audencia ( invites applications for a position as an Academic Developer in Information Systems and Supply Chain Management. The position is for a full-time, non-fixed term contract and is based in Nantes.

Position requirements

We are looking for candidates specialized in information systems, preferably with a focus on supply chain digitalization issues. Applicants shall hold a Master Degree or MBA and have a significant professional experience in the field of information systems and/or supply chain management. They should demonstrate strong teaching skills with experience at graduate, post-graduate and/or executive education levels in English. Proficiency of French language is required.

In line with our school’s strategic axes, we particularly welcome candidates whose teaching areas include digital transformation, data management and SRM. Notions in cybersecurity would be appreciated. Demonstrated ability to coordinate educational programmes such as MSc, Master or Bachelor Degree Specializations as well as networking experience with the corporate world would be an asset.

Position overview

The Academic Developer position enables professionals with extensive experience to join the faculty.

The new faculty member will join our Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management. The department consists of 17 permanent faculty members. The research and the courses offered in the department encompass mainly digital technology and sustainable supply chains. We have developed 4 main axes: 1) Sustainable Supply Chains and Responsible data management, 2) Emerging Information Technologies, 3) Digital Transformation in Businesses and Supply Chains and 4) Procurement and Supply Chain Management. We aim at developing more content in these areas, and develop partnerships with companies. In the short term, the position includes activities such as teaching, responsibility of a program in supply chain management (in French), and participation to the chair activities. Other program responsibilities may emerge in the future.
There are a number of benefits attached to the contract including a pedagogical budget, the possibility to apply for additional internal funding opportunities, performance-based bonuses and family medical coverage.

The School

Audencia is triple accredited (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA) and one of the leading European and French business schools. The school offers a wide range of programs including Bachelors, BBAs, the MS Grande Ecole, MScs, MBA, Executive MBA, European Master in Management, Doctorate and Executive Education Programmes, with 161 core faculty members from 36 countries. The school is dynamic and international. It has grown significantly in recent years and hopes to continue doing so with new positions opening in the future.


The school has campuses in France and abroad. This position is for the Nantes campus, however, some courses will be taught in the Paris campus.

Nantes is just 2 hours away from Paris by train, serviced by an international airport.
The eclecticism of its landscapes and architecture, its dynamism and the diversity of its cultural events, along with the quality of the environment which won it the label of European Green Capital, regularly places Nantes at the top of the best cities to live in. In addition to its pleasant environment (vineyards, royal castles, rivers, the sandy Atlantic coast…), the city also boasts a rich economic and industrial identity. As the 6th largest city in France, the metropolitan region of Nantes is number two in the country in terms of job growth. In 2022, more than 55 803 companies are housed in the city.


Candidates should send a cover letter, a recent curriculum vitae including a detailed list of publications, recent teaching evaluations, and contact information of three referees by e-mail to: Prof. Thibaut BARDON, Associate Dean for Faculty:
Please quote reference ISSC23-RDA-AKA in the subject line of your email.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

For more information:

Information Systems and Supply Chain Management Head of Department: Prof. Emmanuelle Bernardin (

Audencia Information Systems and Supply Chain Management department:

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