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Open Positions

We conduct world-class research and education focusing on the creation and transformation of technology-based business. The department’s areas of focus include strategy and venturing, operations and service management and entrepreneurial leadership.
DIEM open positions

Staff Scientist specializing in Data Analytics

The department is now looking for a Staff Scientist with data science expertise in technology-based business research to develop and manage department’s Technology-Business Data Science Infrastructure and to facilitate its use by research faculty, PhD students, and other students. The Technology-Business Data Science Infrastructure is created to facilitate world-class quantitative research in strategy, operations management and other areas of technology entrepreneurship. The infrastructure consists of a well-governed collection of commercial databases and other information resources for the quantitative research of technology-based business. The role of the staff scientist is to manage the information resources and facilitate their use in our research and education activities. The infrastructure is created to develop our data science expertise, and to complement other data resources available at Aalto University. The position provides a vantage point to the development of data science at Aalto University, including the opportunities of collaboration between Aalto Scientific Computing platform, Aalto Learning Centre, and Aalto University School of Business (e.g., the Department of Finance) and the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. The position contributes to our mission of enabling cutting-edge quantitative research in technology-based business.

Application closes on April 30, 2019
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Postdoctoral researcher to area of operations and service management (3 years)

We are now seeking to hire a postdoctoral researcher to area of operations and service management.  Our research and teaching activities involve elements of learning by doing, focusing learning experiences on the factors that affect sustainable growth and renewal of business in technology-intensive environments.  We value your ability to conduct high-quality research and publish papers in the leading scientific journals in some of the research areas of the department. The position is fixed-term for three years, with the opportunity to apply for other academic positions during or after the three-year period.

As a postdoctoral researcher, you will benefit from collaborating with leading scholars in the field, the university’s generous research support, extensive international networks, and excellent access to entrepreneurs and decision makers in the private and public sectors. The environment provides unique opportunities to conduct empirical and conceptual research of technology industries. Also, we provide our postdoctoral scholars with the opportunity to learn more about university pedagogy and appreciate your interest in the topic. Join our world-class research community and seize the many benefits that come with living and working in one of Europe’s leading capital cities and centres of learning and education.

Application closes on May12, 2019
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