Assistant Professor Business Administration, with a focus on Marketing

Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) is one of four schools within Jönköping University. We offer an international and team-oriented workplace with competitive education programmes, across Bachelor, Master and Doctoral levels, as well as a thriving research environment and many opportunities for personal development. Our mission is to advance the theory and practice of business, with specific focus on entrepreneurship, ownership and renewal. Our guiding principles are: international at heart, entrepreneurial in mind and responsible in action. These principles cut across our mission and all our activities. They signal the role we wish to play in relation to all our stakeholders. JIBS is double-accredited, by EQUIS and AACSB. In the latest Financial Times European Business School ranking, JIBS was ranked among the top 100.

Our Offer to You

We offer a stimulating workplace where you will be a vital contributor to education, research and outreach activities. At JIBS we work in an international environment and maintain both national and international networks. Teaching is performed in English, mostly on campus and distributed over the academic year.

All faculty at JIBS are encouraged to engage in research, apply for externally funded research grants, and engage with business and society at large. Our research is to a large extent conducted within our three research centres:

Centre for Family Entrepreneurship and Ownership (CeFEO) 
Centre for Entrepreneurship and Spatial Economics (CEnSE) 
Media, Management and Transformation Centre (MMTC) 

Your Profile

We are looking for candidates with experience in education, research and outreach activities in different areas of marketing. The candidates must be able to teach and lead courses in international marketing, digital marketing and brand management, preferably supported by their own research. Practical experience relevant for these fields of research, is a merit.

The selection process will place great value on applicants’ suitability for the position and JIBS, including flexibility; communication skills; quality awareness and ability to collaborate and build relationships with students, colleagues and external stakeholders. The holder of a position at JIBS must be able to position their present or aspired research orientation within JIBS focus areas.

For full eligibility requirements for a position as Assistant Professor see Appointment Procedure at Jönköping University

Fluency in written and spoken English is a requirement and it is considered a merit if you know any of the Nordic languages.


The positions are full-time and permanent. The employments start 1 January 2023 or earlier. Collective agreements and individual salary setting are applicable.

JIBS encourages applications from all backgrounds, and we value having an organization that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities.  We are committed to equality and diversity within our organization.

We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.

Applications Details

You are welcome to submit your application, no later than 2022-06-19

Your application is preferred in PDF and must include:

  • a personal cover letter motivating your suitability and interest in the position.
  • a complete CV including attested credentials, pedagogic experience and a publication list.
  • attested certificates/diplomas.
  • a pedagogic portfolio.
  • course evaluations
  • contact details to three references.
  • five academic publications and your dissertation.

Jönköping University is a modern institution, characterised by internationalisation and an entrepreneurial spirit. We attract highly qualified, creative and enterprising people from all around the world. We develop new knowledge and share our expertise through solid collaborations with industry and business, the public sector and other higher education institutions. We offer an equal and inclusive workplace and we welcome applicants with diverse backgrounds. For more information, visit