Associate/Full Professor in Entrepreneurship

Corps professoral

As part of its ambitious 2020-2025 Strategic Plan, EDHEC is recruiting 50 new faculty members, including 9 members for the next academic year (September 2023). A brochure is available (pdf), presenting EDHEC, its faculty and research, as well as the reasons to join us.


To participate to the continuous development of the EDHEC research output and impact on the industry as well as EDHEC programs, EDHEC Business School invites qualified applications for a position as "Associate/Full Professor in Entrepreneurship".

Entrepreneurship is part of the DNA of EDHEC Business School, with more than 100 companies founded by graduates and 3500 jobs created each year. Entrepreneurship impregnates all the programs.

EDHEC Business school runs a very ambitious incubation program of responsible entrepreneurship through EDHEC Entrepreneurs and its 3 incubators: Campus Jean Arnault in Lille, Station F in Paris, and Nice Campus.

The candidate will have opportunities to mentor and research with some of the 40+ startups incubated by the school and with corporate partners of our Entrepreneurship programs.

We invite applicants who wish to contribute to creating and sharing knowledge about the impact of entrepreneurship on society. We will particularly appreciate applications with an expertise in the field of entrepreneurship for sustainability.

Location will be on the Lille campus.


  • PhD degree in relevant field

  • Research in the field of “entrepreneurship for sustainability” with publications in ranked international journals

  • Desire to participate in programs dedicated to our startupers

  • Demonstration of a keen interest in making an impact on business

  • Desire to actively engage in all areas of Faculty life

  • Collaborative spirit in interdisciplinary teams

  • Willingness to innovate course design, teaching material, teaching methods

  • Experience of online course or blended learning approach



At EDHEC, we put diversity at the heart of our practices and know the value of building an inclusive and equitable workplace. Passionate about making an impact on society, we aim to build a team of colleagues representative of the diversity in our communities, and thus strongly encourage all people to apply.

Candidates interested in applying for this position are invited to send a cover letter, a resume, a list of publications, a list of classes taught (and evaluations), an indication of contributing to the goals of the institutions in which he/she has worked, the names and contact information of two referees to [email protected]

Starting date

Review of applications will begin immediately and will be ongoing until the position is filled.


For any question related to EDHEC Faculty, you can contact Mrs. Isabelle Besin, Assistant to the Dean of Faculty and Research: [email protected]