Three (3) Postdoctoral researchers in Information Systems Science, Management Science, or Supply Chain Management

The Aalto University School of Business is looking for THREE (3) POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHERS for 2 years positions. The ideal working period is from September 2024 to July 2026. Workplace is located at Otaniemi campus in Espoo, Finland. The application deadline is 31.3.2024.

Your role and goals

The positions are located at the department of Information and Service Management and the postdoctoral researchers will work in tight co-operation with the faculty. The fields of the positions are, Information Systems Science, Management Science, or Supply Chain Managements/Logistics according to the three disciplinary areas of the department. The Department appreciates an active approach to international research collaboration and business co-operation. Both are supported by our current faculty and Aalto’s multidisciplinary collaboration platforms for research and education of the Aalto University.

The department of Information and Service Management has a strong focus on empirical studies and active cooperation with companies and prestigious universities. Most of our projects have both national and international partners, and the results of our research are targeted at top tier academic journals. The research is broadly divided into three disciplines: information systems science, management science and logistics, with topics including but not limited to digital service development, service networks, behavioral decision making, data science, and (sustainable) supply chain management. Our department composes more than 50 employees from all over the world with diverse backgrounds.

Your experience and ambitions  

We are looking for applicants who are completing, or have completed within the past four years, their doctoral studies in a relevant field of study (e.g., supply chain management, logistics, information systems science or management science). The applicants should have demonstrated the ability to conduct research independently and the potential or ability to publish in high-quality scholarly journals. The positions require fluent skills in the English language. An ideal candidate has a background in either analytics/management science, supply chain management/logistics or information systems and respectively interest in doing research on projects and topics found here: The position is associated with a teaching load that is a maximum (25) % of yearly working time (in research related topics).

Salary and benefits

The salary is based on the salary system used at Aalto University and Aalto University provides health care and retirement benefits. Finland is a great and safe environment, offering many excellent state-subsidized services, including affordable day care and free schools, which are consistently ranked among the best in the world.

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