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Postdoctoral position at INSEAD

  • 1.  Postdoctoral position at INSEAD

    Posted 11 days ago

    The Entrepreneurship Department at INSEAD seeks applications from scholars with expertise in entrepreneurship, strategic management, or organization theory for two postdoctoral positions starting September 1, 2022. These are two-year positions, assuming academic achievement and service at a level at or above expectations, with a formal review after the first year. Strong technical skills in programming and empirical analysis are a requirement.

    The postdoctoral fellows will have residence at INSEAD's Singapore campus during the period of the fellowship, be provided a stipend and research budget, and will have the opportunity to work closely with Professors Henrich GreveVibha GabaIvana Naumovska, as well as other Faculty in the Entrepreneurship Department. The role also involves time dedicated to publishing the candidate's own ongoing research. In addition, the postdoctoral fellows will have the opportunity to interact with the broader Faculty at INSEAD and participate in all the department and school-wide research initiatives such as the brown bag series, research seminars, and conferences.


    • Applicants must have completed a Ph.D. in Management or related social science discipline (e.g., Sociology, Finance).
    • Prior work (including but not limited to dissertation) must involve working with large datasets and facility with programming.
    • Excellent academic record and work ethic required.
    • Excellent organizational and oral/written communication skills are required.
    • Enthusiasm for research in the areas of organization theory, strategy, and entrepreneurship is required. The ideal candidate will be thinking of this position as a platform to build skills toward taking on a research professorship in the future. 
    • Strong programming skills in Stata and Python are required.


    To be considered for the position, please submit

    • Curriculum vitae;
    • A brief profile of your research program, including a description of datasets you have worked on and the status of current projects;
    • Up to three published or working research papers; and
    • Up to three letters of recommendation.

    Applications and letters of recommendation may be submitted by email to The review will begin immediately. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.

    INSEAD welcomes diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, colour, national origin, or ethnic origin.

    Ivana Naumovska
    (659) 855-3062