Lecturer in Entrepreneurship at the Department of Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics

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Deadline: 09 Apr 2023

Lecturer in Entrepreneurship at the Department of Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
Lecturer in Entrepreneurship at the Department of Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
Published Deadline Location
3 Mar 9 Apr Maastricht

Are you ready to take the next step in your career? The Department of Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship (OSE) at the School of Business and Economics (SBE) of Maastricht University is looking for a lecturer in entrepreneurship to join our team.
Job description

The Department of Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the School of Business and Economics of Maastricht University, is looking for an ambitious Lecturer in Entrepreneurship who is passionate about teaching. We combine research-based education with a strong focus on societal impact. Our graduates contribute to society by applying problem-solving skills and state of the art knowledge. With Problem-Based Learning, we offer a student-centered learning approach that is different from traditional university education.

As a lecturer you will have a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities in the realm of teaching. These include the execution, development and coordination of courses in the curriculum of the department, tutoring of student groups, grading of exercises and examinations, and thesis supervision. The job offers involvement in different courses on a regular basis, therefore flexibility and self-reliance are highly appreciated.

  • max. 38 hours per week
  • €2960—€4670 per month
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Maastricht University (UM)


You have:

  • A masters or PhD degree;
  • A background in entrepreneurship, small businesses management, social/environmental entrepreneurship, and/or tech/digital entrepreneurship;
  • A powerful drive to further your career and the success of Maastricht University in your role as a lecturer;
  • A passion for working in a collaborative learning environment;
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching and the ambition to make a positive impact on the students of SBE;
  • Experience with the Problem Based Learning approach of Maastricht University is valued, but not a prerequisite
  • Fluent English language skills, both orally and in writing.

Conditions of employment

Fixed-term contract: A temporary contract of two years, with the possibility of extension.

We offer:

  • A fulltime position (max. 38 hours per week) as lecturer in a highly international environment with an inclusive culture;
  • A position at one of the best young business schools in the world;
  • Salary scale 10 based on our Collective Labour Agreement (CAO-NU) and your experinces. This implies a gross monthly salary between € 2.960,- and € 4.670,- gross per month (based on a full-time appointment);
  • Relocation allowances when moving into the Maastricht area (the entire area within 80 km driving distance from the School);
  • Attractive benefits package, such as substantial leave arrangements and allowances.

The terms of employment of Maastricht University are set out in the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO). Furthermore, local UM provisions also apply. For more information look at the website www.maastrichtuniversity.nl  > About UM > Working at UM .

Maastricht University

Maastricht University is renowned for its unique, innovative, problem-based learning system, which is characterized by a small-scale and student-oriented approach. Research at UM is characterized by a multidisciplinary and thematic approach, and is concentrated in research institutes and schools. Maastricht University has around 22,000 students and about 5,000 employees. Reflecting the university's strong international profile, a fair amount of both students and staff are from abroad. The university hosts 6 faculties: Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Faculty of Law, School of Business and Economics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience. For more information, visit www.maastrichtuniversity.nl .

School of Business and Economics
SBE is the youngest economics and business faculty in the Netherlands with a distinctively international profile. It belongs to the 1% of business schools worldwide to be triple-crown accredited (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA). SBE strongly believes in close connections with its academic partners and societal stakeholders, with its students and alumni, and with businesses and organisations in the Limburg Euregion, the Netherlands, Europe and the rest of the world. SBE is committed to increasing the gender diversity of its academic community and wants to stimulate the creation of a more diverse and inclusive community. For more information see: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/about-um/faculties/school-business-and-economics

Department of Organisation, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship

The Department of Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship (OSE) is a vibrant international group of academics dedicated to high quality education, research and societal impact. The Department consists of some 50 faculty members, including assistant, associate and full professors, lecturers, PhD students, and a secretariat.

The Department of OSE is committed to developing and delivering high quality, state-of-the-art education in undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs. OSE is -like SBE- passionate about small group teaching in problem-based setting (PBL). Our researchers are active in such areas as organisational behavior, organisational theory, industrial organisation, entrepreneurship, family business research, international business, innovation and strategic management. For more information see: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/research/department-organisation-strategy-and-entrepreneurship-ose

Additional information

For more information with respect to the position please contact prof. dr. Juliette Koning, Head of Department (j.koning@maastrichtuniversity.nl )

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Application procedure

If this job profile attracts and challenges you, please submit your application to recruitment-sbe@maastrichtuniversity.nl  with reference to the vacancy number ultimately April, 9th 2023. The application should include:

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Motivation letter
  • Names and details of two referees that could reflect on your past work performance

All applicant information will be processed in line with the EU GDPR. It will be archived in a confidential UM (digital) location which is only accessible to authorised members of the selection committee. One month after the completion of the selection procedure all information will be deleted.

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Maastricht University is committed to promoting and nurturing a diverse and inclusive community. We believe that diversity in our staff and student population contributes to the quality of research and education at UM, and strive to enable this through inclusive policies and innovative projects led by teams of staff and students. We encourage you to apply for this position.

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