Edinburgh Business School jobs

Edinburgh Business School (EBS) is the graduate school of business of Heriot-Watt University. We are one of the world's largest providers of postgraduate business education; with more than 11,000 current students and 20,000 alumni in over 160 countries.

We are commited to educating tomorrow's business leaders for tomorrow's markets. To achieve our mission we offer a portfolio of online MBAs and MSc programmes; full- and part-time MBA programmes on HWU campuses in Edinburgh, Dubai and Malaysia; and work with our network of learning partners to offer students classroom-based study options wherever they live.

We are currently embarking on a new strategy, in an increasingly competitive market, under the leadership and direction of the Board and Professor Heather McGregor, our Executive Dean.

Our current vacancies

Research Assistant

We are seeking research assistance for projects on entrepreneurship: one in social enterprise and the other in enterprise as a context of poverty.

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PhD Studentship (x2)

We are looking for highly motivated researchers who have training in quantitative and qualitative methods in social research.We welcome applications in all fields of business studies that employ networks as a theoretical or methodological frame. We particularly welcome applications from prospective students interested in topics associated to network analysis in the fields of careers progression, interlocking directors, start-up finance, entrepreneurship, political risk, leadership and the social economy. Along the way, you will be encouraged to publish, before completing your thesis and viva voce.

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