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Post-Doctoral Researcher (2 Years)

Date of Posting: 3rd March, 2022

Application Deadline: 31st March, 2022

Download: Job-ad-pdr-2022-1.pdf

Contact: huising (at)



The Research Center for Work, Technology, and Organization is hiring a postdoctoral researcher. Our research focuses on the role of expertise and professions in shaping technological, organizational, and institutional change. We are looking for a qualitative researcher with an interest in studying regulatory expertise and professions.


The postdoctoral position is for a period of two-years starting September 1st, 2022. Applicants must complete their Ph.D. prior to the start date. We welcome applications from social scientists with a Ph.D. in management, law, or any social science discipline.

Beyond research activities, the researcher is expected to contribute to the intellectual life of the center and participate in related workshops and events. There is no teaching load associated with this position.


Please submit your application to Professor Ruthanne Huising at huising (at) The application must include the following:

  • A cover letter stating motivation for the position project
  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae
  • A research statement
  • A writing sample
  • Reference letters from three referees

We are accepting applications up to March 31st, 2022.

Emlyon Business School

Emlyon Business School, one of the leading French Grandes Ecoles in Management, is consistently ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds the triple accreditation status (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including the M.Sc. in Management, Specialized Master’s degrees, MBA, Ph.D., as well as open and tailor-made executive programs. It is at the center of a vibrant ecosystem of large universities with excellent research teams in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities (see: ).

French is not a requirement as teaching is conducted in either French or English. Language support is available for non-French speakers.

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Address: emlyon business school
144 Avenue Jean-Jaurès
69007 - Lyon
Email: huising (at)

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