Associate Professor in Management Control

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Management Control and Information System (DCS) at the University of Chile ( invites applicants for an associate professor position in the area of management control. This is a full-time position, starting on June 1st, 2021.

We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate expertise in the area of management control. The ideal candidate would hold a Ph.D. in Accounting, Management, Business, Business Administration or equivalent, and have well-rounded capabilities in teaching and research. Applicants should be able to deliver excellent teaching at both undergraduate and graduate level, and pursue their own independent research, publishing in high quality academic journals, participating in conferences, and demonstrating their ability to apply and obtain funds for research. The position in management control is particularly oriented towards strategic management.

The place to develop the job will be the Department of Management Control and Information Systems (DCS) of the School of Economics and Business at the Universidad de Chile (in-person modality).
Applicants’ roles and responsibilities:
• Conduct high-quality research in the area of management control.
• Contribute to existing research projects.
• Teach three courses per year at the undergraduate or graduate level. (*)
• Supervise master`s level thesis work.
• Participate in administrative activities expected from faculty.
(*) Teaching may be in English or Spanish for the first year and Spanish for the following years. Extra teaching is rewarded accordingly.

Associated salary follows the general guidelines from the University of Chile and is competitive in the local market. However, annual salary could be adjusted according to the applicant’s qualifications. Additional benefits include: individual research budget renewable every year, university funding opportunities and performance-based bonuses.

Application Procedure

Please submit your application to: Applications should contain:

• Cover letter
• Updated CV, including a detailed list of publications and teaching experience
• Research and teaching statements
• Copy of academics diplomas
• Two recommendation letters

Deadline: April 30th, 2021

About the Organization

The University of Chile was founded on the 19th of November, 1842. It is the oldest higher education institution in Chile. Generating, developing, integrating and communicating knowledge in all the areas of knowledge and culture are the mission and basis of the activities of the University. The University is located in the capital city Santiago de Chile and it is a public university with international quality. All the areas of knowledge are developed in their lecture halls and today the university is at the top of the Chilean university system with regard to teaching, research, creation and outreach. The University of Chile has over 43,000 students and over 7,000 faculty and staff.

The Department of Management Control and Information Systems (DCS) is one of the academic units of the School of Economics and Business at the Universidad de Chile, whose main work is the scientific research and knowledge dissemination in the areas of its competence and the training of high-level professionals for Chile.
To this end, all interested qualified scholars are invited to apply for the academic call 2021 in Management Control.
Applications are to be submitted up to April 30th, 2021.

Additional Information

Eligibility criteria and results

The applications will be evaluated by a local committee integrated by the Dean of the School of Economics and Business, the head of the Department and other selected academics from the school.
Selected applicants would be invited to present their work in a research seminar, followed by an interview. The results would be notified by email during May.

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Job ID

ID: J8603