The ESSEC Chair in Philanthropy
is opening two full-time positions
Starting September 2014
Open ended contract
Starting September 2014
With the launch in 2003 of the Chair in Social Entrepreneurship, followed, in 2009, by the Institute for Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship (IIES), ESSEC Business School has developed a unique expertise with regard to education and research in the fields of entrepreneurship, strategy and management of private initiatives serving the common good.
In January 2011, ESSEC Business School furthered this development and launched a new Chair in Philanthropy, capitalizing on the expertise already acquired in social entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, impact measurement, and equal opportunities in higher education.
The mission of the ESSEC Chair in Philanthropy is to study, enhance and promote the knowledge on philanthropy and its role in society. We understand philanthropy broadly as all voluntary transfers of resources from private individuals and organizations, with the goal to serve the common good.
In order to accomplish its mission, the Chair has set itself the following objectives:
The Chair in Philanthropy is held by Professor Anne-Claire Pache, Member of the ESSEC Faculty.
Dr. Arthur Gautier is the Chair Executive Director and ESSEC Researcher.
The Chair Assistant is Ms. Gilberte Nguyen.
RESEARCH FELLOW POSITION
The ESSEC Chair in Philanthropy is opening 2 full-time Research Fellow positions to reinforce its research efforts and to develop its activities:
We are looking for highly motivated junior scholars with a European and international outlook whose research interests and skills are aligned with the Chair’s objectives.
The Research Fellows will work under the supervision of the Chair Executive Director and the scientific responsibility of the Chair Holder, within the team of the ESSEC Institute for Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship. The work environment will be in English, but knowledge of French will be a plus.
Located at ESSEC Business School’s main campus in Cergy-Pontoise (40 minutes from Paris).
Salary and benefits commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
Specific duties will include:
Qualified persons are invited to apply by sending the following materials: (1) a letter of application (2) a complete curriculum vitae and (3) a sample research paper to firstname.lastname@example.org.