Research Assistants at the Department of Business & Management

Updated: 2 months ago
Deadline: 27 Mar 2023

The Department of Business & Management (DBM) in Odense now welcomes applications for one or more exciting full-time positions as research assistants for a period of 1 year, starting September 1st , 2023, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Who are your new colleagues? 

DBM works both quantitatively and qualitatively to build bridges between applied and fundamental research. The Department houses seven vibrant research units (Accounting, Centre for Integrative Innovation Management, Consumption, Culture & Commerce, Finance, International Business & Entrepreneurship, Management of People, and Strategic Organization Design) whose work is anchored in an understanding of the relationships between markets, organizations and individuals. It encompasses a variety of areas from evolutionary models of organization to new exotic forms of consumption and seeks synergy between research, teaching and knowledge exchange.

The Department believes in fostering a stimulating and inspiring environment for both staff and students. We offer an informal and inspiring work environment with high degree of autonomy.

Further information can be obtained from the Department’s website . Also, feel free to contact Vice Head of Department Mette Lund Kristensen . 

What will you be doing?

As our new research assistant, you will be assisting the Department with a variety of tasks such as:

  • teaching assignments
  • exam planning and examination
  • supervision of student projects
  • administrative tasks 

Who are we looking for? 

We are looking for ambitious and committed candidates, who can work independently, systematic and structured. 

We expect you to have:

  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Master English and Danish both written and spoken at a high level
  • A master’s degree in Business Economics or a similar degree relevant to our department.

In our evaluation of the applications we will prioritize:

  • Academic competences, i.e. the quality of academic diplomas, grades etc.
  • Previous experience with teaching or research 

How to apply for the position?

Appointment to the position will be in accordance with the salary agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations.

For more information on the department guidelines for qualification and recruitment please visit our website.

An application must include:

  • Motivation letter
  • Detailed CV
  • Academic certificates/Diplomas
  • Information on experience from former employments

All non-Danish documents must be translated into English.

Applications will be assessed by an assessment committee. The committee may request additional information, and if so, it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide the necessary material.

When the assessment committee has submitted its report, the applicant will receive the part of the evaluation that concerns him/her.

Applications that are incomplete with regard to the above requirements may be rejected without any substantive evaluation.

Shortlisting and tests may be used in the assessment process.

The university wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

As part of the overall assessment of the applicant’s qualifications, an interview may be applied.

Applications must be submitted electronically using the link "Apply online". Uploaded files must be in Adobe PDF (unlocked) or Word format.

Read the guideline for applicants .

Each field can only contain a single file of max. 10 Mb.

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