Associate - Assistant Professor of Digital Economics

Job description

Institut Mines-Telecom Business School is a public business school in the French Grandes Ecoles tradition. Founded in 1979, the School reports to the Ministry of Economy. For over 30 years, the School has been recognized for its expertise in management, innovation and entrepreneurship, ethics, and information and communication technologies.

It trains future managers and entrepreneurs to be responsible, innovative and open to the world around them and to lead their organizations in the major transitions of tomorrow’s society: digitized economy, energy and ecological transition, new business models, industry of the future.

Institut Mines-Telecom Business School is the business school of IMT (Mines-Telecom Institute), the main French technology institute dedicated to higher education, research and innovation in engineering and management. Institut Mines-Telecom Business School has, since its creation, shared its campus with its sister engineering school, Telecom SudParis, creating a unique synergy in France. Institut Mines-Telecom Business School has also an on-campus business incubator for young innovative companies. This incubator is open to students, alumni and other entrepreneurs.

The School is among the top 10 management schools in France when comparing the level of salaries earned upon graduation. It proposes a complete program offering, from undergraduate to doctorate, all meeting international standards.

Institut Mines-Telecom Business School is AACSB and AMBA accredited.

More information about the School, its values and mission can be found at


Institut Mines-Télécom Business School is seeking one highly qualified candidate with a demonstrated experience in teaching (at the undergraduate and graduate levels) and a research experience in Digital Economics (DATA, quantitative methods, regulation, ...) to fit into the research themes of iLab IDEAL (quels sont ces themes? . The candidate will conduct research activities within the laboratory, jointly with the Evry University - UEVE, Laboratoire en Innovation, Technologies, Économie et Management – LITEM (EA 7363):

  • Axis 1: "Digital, praxis and responsibility" and
  • Axis 2: "Innovation, markets and organisations".

The position is from September 2023 and is maintained open until filled in.

The ideal candidate will have a PhD, publications in leading scientific journals in the field of Management Sciences or Economics, and will have demonstrated strong research potential. He or she must have significant teaching experience and be able to teach in French and English.

Job requirements


  • PhD in management sciences or economics
  • Teaching and research experience in an academic or industrial laboratory
  • Working papers with strong potential or significant and recent publications in journals ranked in management sciences
  • Teaching experience in higher education
  • Teach in French or English (with the objective of teaching in both languages within 3 years)
  • Expertise in digital platforms and personal data (DATA, regulation, ...) to fit in with the IDEAL iLab themes and the Institut Mines-Télécom's flagship theme "Data analytics & AI
  • Current use of statistical/econometric packages
  • Good integration in the research community
  • Knowledge of scientific issues and laboratories in the discipline at national and international level
  • Demonstrated ability to integrate sustainable development, CSR and ethical issues into teaching and research activities
  • Knowledge of information and communication technologies

  • International teaching or research experience
  • Experience or interest in leading and/or participating in innovative educational projects (multimedia cases, serious games, MOOCs, etc.)
  • Pedagogical skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Motivation to participate in the preparation of responses to calls for projects and R&D proposals
  • Capacity for abstraction and synthesis
  • Ability to make decisions
  • Ability to work in "project mode" and to build and manage projects
  • Leadership and organisational skills
  • Writing skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Loyalty and solidarity


  • Deadline for applications: January 16th, 2023
  • Nature of the contract: Permanent contract
  • Location of the position : Evry-Courcouronnes (France)
  • The positions offered for recruitment are open to all with, upon request, accommodations for candidates with disabilities
  • Working conditions : teleworking possible, on-site restaurant and cafeteria, accessibility by public transport (with employer's contribution) or close to main roads and staff association
  • Application form : letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, 2 reference letters, file or URL to access the text of the main publications and a work notice about our past and future activities in teaching and research (the 2 types of activity must be described with the same care for rigor and precision)