Assistant Professor - Information Systems

School/Institution:University of Lausanne, Switzerland, Lausanne

Discipline: Information Systems

Employment Type:Full-time


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A place of education, research and life, UNIL brings together nearly 15,000 students and 5,000 staff, faculty and research. Ideally located on the lake and in the city center, its campus has some 120 nationalities.


In order to complete his team, the Department of Information Systems (DESI) of the Faculty of HEC, is applying for a post of assistant graduate. The position is intended for a person wishing to pursue doctoral studies in information systems related to the Laboratory in Evolution and Integration of Information Systems (EVOLIS).

Information related to the position

Activity rate: 100%

Place of work: University of Lausanne, Dorigny Campus

Your activities

The work will consist mainly of research and teaching tasks.

Research : The thesis subject will be in the field of evolution and integration of information systems. This area is addressed at two levels in the EVOLIS laboratory: Information Systems Management or Advanced Database Technologies and Knowledgebases.

Teaching : Supervision of exercises and projects of Bachelor and Master students in one of the following courses: Computer Models and Programming Elements in 1st year of Bachelor HEC, or Integration of Information Systems in Master in Information Systems HEC (MScIS).

The selected candidate will be required to enroll in the Graduate School of Information Systems and will be supervised by Dr. Thibault Estier.

Your profile

We want to hire, in order to complete our team, a person with the following qualities:

  • you have the desire to obtain a doctorate in information systems,
  • you have a taste for abstract and innovative concepts of information systems,
  • you have a good technical background in computer science and are able to develop your own IT tools by programming applications and building databases,
  • you have recently obtained a master's degree in information systems, or in computer science with a strong component in IS, or you will have obtained this diploma before the beginning of the contract.
  • You are fluent in oral and written English and French, and are ready to work and interact in both languages,

you have the pleasure to introduce information technologies to other people in a pedagogical setting.

Your advantages

A pleasant work environment in a multicultural and diverse academic environment.

Continuing education opportunities, a multitude of activities and other benefits to discover.

For further information

Dr. Thibault Estier


Your canditate file

We kindly ask you to send us your file in PDF format:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Copy of University Degrees
  • Copies of the VPs of the license / bachelor and master exams
  • Electronic version of a research paper in English (Master thesis, seminar work or other scientific publication)
  • Coordinates of up to 3 references
  • Only applications submitted through this site will be considered.

We thank you for your understanding.


In order to promote an equitable representation of women and men among its staff, the University encourages women candidates.

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