Assistant or Associate Professors in Finance, Accounting and Management Control, Strategy, Entrepreneurship and International...


Location:France / Lyon, Annecy

Discipline:Finance, Accounting and Management Control, Strategy, Entrepreneurship and International Business, Management, Human Resources and Leadership, Marketing and Digital Business

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Positions of Assistant or Associate Professor
ESDES Business School


School Presentation

ESDES has been preparing students and professionals, through education and research, to create sustainable value, in order to create a responsible economy in a globalized and digital world. ESDES contributes to the emergence of a responsible economy driven by its employees, partners, alumni and students. AACSB accredited, ESDES runs three different programs Bachelor, Master in Management (EFMD accredited and ranked 78th in the Financial Times) and MSc. As part of UCLy, ESDES offers a wide range of double degrees with the Faculty of Philosophy, the faculty of Law and the Faculty of Science.

ESDES is located in two vibrant highly international cities, Lyon and Annecy. Lyon is the most attractive French metropolis at the time of the ecological transition, both for its living environment and for its economic dynamism. Annecy offers an exceptional natural environment, a privileged geographical location, and an authentic charm: Annecy is renowned for its way of life! The city is located in the heart of the Haute-Savoie region, itself at the crossroads of France, Switzerland and Italy.

The Faculty is highly qualified and international (more than 50% with about 25 nationalities). At ESDES, pedagogy and research aim to be transformative and impactful, mostly on four main areas:

  • Social responsibility and ethical transformation of organizations
  • Finance and corporate governance in a sustainable environment
  • Economy and management of sustainable innovations
  • Sustainable marketing and consumer insights

Please visit the website for further details about the school and the research center.

Job Description

In view of its current development, ESDES is opening full-time positions as

Finance, Accounting & Management Control: (Annecy & Lyon Campuses)

  • Sustainable Finance, Accounting
  • Accounting & Corporate Finance

Strategy, Entrepreneurship & International Business:

  • Purchasing & Supply Chain
  • Strategy, Family Business

Management, Human Resources & Leadership:

  • Management, Intercultural Management, Project management

Marketing & Digital Business: (Annecy & Lyon Campuses)

  • Trade, Promotion sales

The main responsibilities of the appointee include the following:

  • Conducting research and publishing in journals in the FNEGE/ABS lists,
  • Teaching in various levels using innovative pedagogy (French & English)
  • Capacity to coordinate courses
  • Engage and participate in ESDES’s activities and school life

Job qualifications

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. from a leading institution (accredited AACSB or EQUIS) and have an established record of excellence in teaching (English) and research within the advertised discipline.


If you feel the positions correspond to your profile, please apply by sending us the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae, including 2 references for contact
  • List your last 5 years published papers ranking using FNEGE and ABS quality guides
  • Up to 3 most representative papers
  • PhD Report and copy of your PhD diploma
  • Teaching evaluations

Job details

Full time position (CDI)

Remuneration will be based on the applicant's academic qualifications and experience

Successful candidates will be located in our Lyon Campus with some teaching assignments potentially on the Annecy campus.


Applications must be sent by email before January 15th 2024 to For further details, feel free to contact the Academic Affairs office, The positions should be filled September 2024.

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