École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL). Lausanne (Schweiz), 09.05.2018
Faculty Position in Economics and Management of Network Industries
Chair endowed by Swiss Post
Successful candidates will develop an independent and creative first-rate research program, participate and be committed to excellence in teaching (undergraduate, master, PhD and executive levels), supervise PhD students and provide substantive expertise to network industry firms, regulators and policymakers.
The College is seeking an outstanding economist of international stature and experience, able to link theory with practice who has worked extensively across various network industry sectors in matters of organizational transformation and strategy, de- and re-regulation and privatization as well as public service concerns. In particular, it is desired that the successful candidate is able to make a significant contribution to advancing the understanding of the role, challenges and possibilities offered by progress in digital technology and data science in the aforementioned sectors, in his or her research, teaching and work with industry partners. He/she will contribute to the newly formed Center for Digital Trust at EPFL.
The CDM Search Committee invites applications including the following documents in pdf format: cover letter, curriculum vitae including publications list, research statement, teaching interest as well as the names and addresses, including emails, of at least 3 references for junior positions or 5 references for senior positions, to be submitted by July 1st, 2018 at
Letters of nomination, expressions of interest or inquiries may be addressed confidentially to:
Prof. Dominique Foray
Chair of the Search Committee
Further information on EPFL and CDM can be found at http://www.epfl.ch and http://cdm.epfl.ch.
EPFL is an equal opportunity employer and a family friendly university.