Assistant/Associate Professor in Tourism

March 27, 2014

Groupe Sup de Co La Rochelle (La Rochelle Business School) invites applications for one full-time position in Tourism management at the Assistant or Associate level. Applicants must provide evidence of effective teaching at the university level and be available for university community service.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses.

For this position, anticipated starting date is April of 2014. Applicants should be fluent in English, as some of the courses will be taught in this language. In addition, fluency in French is preferred.

Founded in 1987 and is located in La Rochelle, France, la Rochelle Business Schools offers 5 programs in management at undergraduate and master’s level to 2700 full-time undergraduate and graduate students annually.

Applicants must hold a doctorate or PhD degree and provide evidence of recent publications in peer-reviewed journals. Applicants for the position of Assistant Professor should have completed or be near to completing a PhD in Management and demonstrate their potential to publish in peer-reviewed academic journals. Research areas: mainly tourism, research in the field of CSR will be a plus.

Groupe Sup de Co La Rochelle is AACSB accredited. Consequently, only applicants who qualify as "Academically Qualified" status according to AACSB standards will be considered. For this position, we will favor candidates who conduct research related to Tourism.

For an Assistant Professor position, the salary is €47,000 for 280 teaching hours
and for an Associate Professor position, there is a salary range of €50,000 to €55,000 depending experience.

Please send your application, including a cover letter, three references and detailed CV by email to Dr.Valerie FERNANDES, Chair, Search Committee (fernandesv@esc-larochelle.fr).