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The Department of Information Systems (Prof. Christine Legner) at HEC
Lausanne, the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne,
invites applications for
a PhD Position in Information Systems /
Competence Center Corporate Data Quality (CC CDQ)
starting on August, 1st 2016 or on a mutually agreed date.
The candidate will work in the Competence Center Corporate Data Quality (CC
CDQ, www.cc-cdq.ch), an industry-funded consortium research program that is
researching, developing and testing solutions that advance corporate data
management in the digital age. CC CDQ is being conducted between leading
research institutions and more than 15 renowned European companies. Current
research activities focus on digitization and data-driven innovation,
methodologies for managing data as an asset as well as future data supply
chains and architectures (e.g. for Big Data analytics and Internet of Things).
The candidate will be employed as research assistant at HEC Lausanne. The
employment rate is 100% and contract duration is one year. This contract is
renewable twice for two years. The maximum duration is 5 years.
• Master’s degree in Information Systems or related field
• Strong knowledge and research interest in topics related to digitization
and data-driven services, business information systems and/or
information modeling & architecture
• Practical experience (e.g. as consultant) and/or internships
• Excellent analytical and communication skills
• Ability to perform high quality research and willingness to complete a
doctoral thesis in the area of Corporate Data Management
• Fluency in English; German or French are a plus
All applicants should submit their Curriculum Vitae, the names of two referees,
their university transcripts (bachelor and master level) and an electronic version
of a recent research project (e.g. master thesis, scientific publication).
Additional information may be obtained from Professor Christine Legner,
Academic Director of CC CDQ and Head of the Department of Information
Systems, HEC Lausanne, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also visit our websites
www.unil.ch/bisa or www.cc-cdq.ch.
Seeking to promote an equitable representation of men and women among its
staff, the University encourages applications from women.
Tél. ++41 21 692 34 32