Assistant or Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

Company:Universidad de los Andes

Location: Colombia / Bogotá

Discipline: Entrepreneurship

Employment Type: Permanent Full-time


Job Qualifications:

The School of Management at Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia) seeks applications to fill several full-time positions at the assistant or associate professor level in Entrepreneurship. Preference will be given to faculty with a strong commitment to research in this field, demonstrated by a record of publications in high-quality peer-reviewed journals, and to those who demonstrate interest in engaging in the design, delivery, and assessment of courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. This call will prioritize candidates with solid research in innovation-driven entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial ecosystems, entrepreneurial mindset, social capital, decision-making, process and scaling. According to the candidate’s qualifications, we will consider other fields such as innovation management, regional development, small business and other related areas.

Aspiring junior researchers must have earned a Ph.D. degree in Business, Economics, Finance, or other related fields, or be near completion of the Ph.D., and have a demonstrated record of publications in quality peer-reviewed journals. We are also open to successful mid-career candidates who could qualify for the level of Associate Professor. Entrepreneurial experience and a relevant professional network will be a plus.

We are interested in candidates with:

  • A Ph.D. - completed or near completion in the field of finance, economics, management, business, or related fields.
  • A desire and aptitude to contribute to a successful and fast-growing educational establishment.
  • Potential for research and publication in international peer-reviewed journals
  • An ability to contribute to different undergraduate and graduate programs

Applications: Applicants should submit the following:

  • Cover letter.
  • Curriculum vitae, including contact information for at three academic references (References will not be contacted until the final candidates have been identified).
  • A statement of teaching, including course evaluations (if available).
  • A statement of research
  • A copy of two recent papers.

Only complete applications will be considered.

To submit your application please submit the complete documents to

Processing of applications will begin August, 2024, until vacancy completion. Appointments start on January 2025.

About the University and the School:

UASM is the School of Management of Universidad de los Andes. Universidad de los Andes is a private research university located in the city center of Bogotá, Colombia. By the end of 2023, the University had approximately 19,300 students (75% undergraduate, 25% graduate) who are enrolled in 44 undergraduate programs, 93 master and 18 doctoral programs distributed in ten schools. In 2024, QS ranked us #198 worldwide (#7 in Latin America), where social sciences and management climbed up to #60.

UASM is the number 1 business school in Colombia and among the top-10 in Latin America by most rankings. The school has a consolidated portfolio with a diverse range of academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate level which are complemented by a series of high-quality and long-standing Executive Education programs. In 2024 our open executive programs were ranked #24 worldwide by the Financial Times. Similarly, our corporate programs were ranked #58. Currently, we have 69 full-time Faculty who are appointed to the areas of Finance, Management, Marketing, Organizations, Supply Chain & Technology, Strategy, and Sustainability, with 30% international faculty members

For more information about Universidad de los Andes School of Management, please refer to our website:

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