The University of Lausanne is a higher teaching and research institution composed of seven faculties where approximately 15,000 students and nearly 5,000 collaborators, professors, and researchers work and study.
Ideally situated along the lake of Geneva, near Lausanne's city center, its campus brings together over 120 nationalities.
The Department of Strategy at HEC Lausanne solicits applications for a PhD position in Strategic Management and Innovation.
Starting date : August 1, 2019, or by agreement.
Contract duration : The initial contract is 1 year. The contract can be renewed for 2 x 2 years. The maximum funding period is 5 years.
Location : University of Lausanne, Faculty for Business and Economics, Internef Building. The research activities will be carried out in Lausanne, Switzerland, where the candidate should take residence.
Type of position : 100%
Salary : 65’000 CHF (first year) 75’800 CHF (fifth year)
Supervisor : Professor Annamaria Conti
Please indicate Prof. Annamaria Conti as your choice for thesis supervisor. The application will require documents (1) to (4), combined in one single pdf.
Only applications through this website will be taken into account.
We thank you for your understanding.
The Research Team
Examples of papers by Annamaria Conti in subjects related to Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Economic of Science can be found at :
The Department of Strategy
The Department of Strategy, Globalization and Society of the Faculty for Business and Economics at the University of Lausanne provides a stimulating, interdisciplinary research environment.
We value the diversity of the expertise of the members of the department as well as the diversity of the departments at the Faculty of Business and Economics.
We have a collegial atmosphere that makes it easy for us to carry out our research. We conduct research on the sources of firms’ long term competitive advantage and sustainable performance.
Members of the Department have published in leading international outlets such as the Management Science, Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, or Organization Science.
Located at Lake Geneva and surrounded by the Jura Mountains and the French Alps, Lausanne is a beautiful and cosmopolitan spot to live and work.