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The Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management & the Scotiabank Digital Banking Lab at the Ivey Business School, Western University, Canada, invite applications for a Post-Doctoral Research Associateship.

The Post-Doctoral Research Associate will work collaboratively with the Director of the Centre, Lab and affiliated faculty to conduct research in the areas of digital innovation, adoption and policy. In addition, the Associate will be expected to assist with developing applied research projects, supervising undergraduate research initiatives, and supporting conferences, dialogues and other public events.

Candidates should either have recently completed a Ph.D. or be in the final stages of a Ph.D. program. While applicants across various disciplinary backgrounds, such as economics, strategy and policy, will be considered, the candidate’s research focus should relate to technology strategy and policy. Candidates should possess strong empirical research skills as demonstrated by their doctoral work. Compensation will be highly competitive.

The Ivey Business School is Canada’s premier business school and is recognized worldwide for the quality of its management education and research. The School’s major activities include: a highly regarded MBA program and a unique undergraduate program; an established doctoral program active in most major areas of management; and an expanding portfolio of programs for executives, including an Executive MBA delivered in Canada and Hong Kong. The School is international oriented in terms of curricula, research, faculty, and student exchanges.

Candidates interested in the position should submit a cover letter, a CV, and two writing samples to Stephanie Scanlan at Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.

More information on the Centre can be found at and the lab at 

The position is subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The Ivey Business School and Western University are committed to employment equity and welcome applications from all qualitied women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.


Please visit the Postdoctoral Associate Benefits webpage for information:

We invite applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process.

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