In response to its continuous growth, IESEG School of Management invites applications for a permanent full or part time position as Assistant, Associate or Full, Professor in Consumer Behaviour on the Lille or Paris Campus. The selected candidate will be part of the Department “Marketing and Sales”. At the earliest, the starting date would be January 2023, but can be postponed if necessary.


IÉSEG holds the “triple crown” of international accreditations (AACSB, AMBA & EQUIS) and is a member of the “Conférence des Grandes Écoles”. The school offers Bachelor, Master and Post-Graduate Degrees as well as Executive Education programs. IÉSEG offers a dynamic and international work environment with over 40 different nationalities represented. These are strongly reflected in our recruitment policy, which focuses on promoting equality, diversity and providing an inclusive and supportive environment for everyone. The school’s ambition is to empower changemakers for a better society. Crucial to the school are its core values: Accomplishment, Responsibility, Integrity, Solidarity and Engagement. 

The school actively promotes researchprovides resources for active scholars such as research funding (e.g., data collection, copy editing, conferences fees), students’ pool and it offers financial bonuses for high quality international peer-reviewed research publications. The IÉSEG Research Center is accredited by the French CNRS (National Center for Scientific Research). The school is one of the leading French business schools in terms of research and faculty members are highly successful in publishing their research in top-tier refereed international journals. More information about IÉSEG School of Management is available online at: http://www.ieseg.fr/en/

IESEG offers a dynamic and international work environment with over 40 different nationalities represented. The school offers employees a competitive salary, a relocation allowance and housing search assistance, French social security benefits, complementary health insurance, a profit-sharing plan, and a contributory pension scheme. Our satisfaction survey among new hires shows that 100% of the respondents were (very) satisfied with the organization of their arrival on campus.

IESEG has 2 campuses: Lille Campus is in the heart of the Northern French city of Lille (within the triangle made up by London, Paris and Brussels). Paris Campus is located in the biggest European business district of “La Défense”, which is easily accessible by public transport. Faculty can live either in the center of Paris or in the numerous nice cities in the neighborhood (Levallois, Puteaux, Colombes) which offer lower cost of living and green areas. Both premises have an excellent classroom infrastructure as well as an energizing research environment. 


The department consists of about 40 full-time academics in the areas of Consumer Behaviour, Relational Marketing, Digital Marketing, or International Marketing. More information about the department: https://www.ieseg.fr/en/faculty-and-research/departments/marketing-and-negociation/

Over the last few years, faculty members have been successful in publishing their research papers in top-tier refereed international journals such as Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Journal of Market Research. We maintain an excellent network with overseas institutions for collaborative work. The team is actively engaged in research with mentorship, participation to international conferences, invitation of top researchers at our premises and internal brownbag presentations. New hires in the department appreciate the support for teaching, research and relocation as they join as well as the warm and dynamic spirit in the team, which allow them to develop their skills. 


The applicant should hold a PhD or be very close to its completion. As joining our team, new professors are expected to be an active member of a dynamic group which demonstrates strong research skills. We will value willingness to pursue excellent research in Consumer Behaviour related topics. We welcome a broad spectrum of areas of expertise and encourage cross-disciplinary research. In addition, we increasingly focus on sustainability-related topics including ethical and green/sustainable marketing and branding practices. 

The school also promotes the development of strong teaching skills and/or professional experience. Prior knowledge of French is not required as all courses are in English. School provides French courses to faculty members if they wish. Good networks in both academia and professional circles at regional and international levels will be a plus. Applicants should embody the values of the school and be team players.


The salary is competitive. Housing search assistance and financial support for relocation are provided by IÉSEG. The school is used to welcome professors from all parts of the world and to guide them in the process of settling in France. The school offers employees a competitive salary, a relocation allowance and housing search assistance, French social security benefits, complementary health insurance, meal vouchers, a profit-sharing plan, and a contributory pension scheme. 


All applications should be submitted here: 

When applying, you will be asked to upload in one single pdf the following documents: (1) Cover letter; (2) Updated CV (include the date and institution for your PhD); (3) List of referees with names, affiliations and e-mail addresses; (4) Research & Teaching statement (how do you approach these two activities, what is your strategy); (5) Recent Teaching evaluations. 

Two recommendation letters should be sent separately directly by the referees to:
Dr. Gwarlann DE KERVILER
Head of Marketing and Sales Department
Email: [email protected] 


For any further question, please contact us at [email protected]