Research Assistant Act. rate 70-100%

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

Lausanne 25

Join us and shape the future of education today!


In collaboration with Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), EHL Hospitality Business School (EHL) is looking for PhD student positions in the Management and Organizations.


Research Assistant

What you will do

You will work as research assistants within the context of a 4-year research project on the development of Swiss breweries which is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) under the supervision of Professors Nikolaus Beck (USI) and Margarita Cruz (EHL Hospitality Business School).


Who you are

You hold a Master degree either in Management, Economics or SociologyYou are passionate about organizational learning and/or organizations’ entrepreneurial behaviorYou have experience in using quantitative methods of analysis and knowledge of statistical and programming tools such as Stata, R (Python is an asset)You are fluent in English and in at least in one of the Swiss official languages (German, French, or Italian)


What we offer

The profound academic training at the Institute of Management and Organization at USI together with the world-class experience of EHL Hospitality Business School provide a solid ground towards the development of a successful international academic career.

Kindly note that enrollment in the PhD program is not compatible with other professional activities.


Will you join us?

EHL Group offers an exceptional benefits program which features free meals, generous paid time off, a free parking spot or employer’s contribution towards public transportation as well as staff access to the school’s infrastructures and on-site services.

Think you’ve got what it takes?

Please send us your resume, cover letter, transcripts of university education, and relevant language certificates (TOELF, IELTS, DELF, Goethe, etc.) for non-native applicants of the languages mentioned above.


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