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Lecturer - Digital Management

Teaching & Education
Universitat Internacional de Catalunya
Barcelona, Spain. ESP-Barcelona, Spain
Job Details
Company Detail UIC Barcelona is currently home to around 8,000 students and offers 16 bachelor’s degrees, 30 international double degrees and a wide range of master’s and postgraduate degrees, as well as continuing education courses in various fields of knowledge. Since 1997, we have been teaching students based on a model of academic rigour, a fulfilling university life and enriching life experiences. The UIC Barcelona team consists of professionals who are qualified not only in their field of teaching, but also in research, management, administration, communication, services and systems. Beyond the professionalism of each individual, at UIC Barcelona, you will be joining a young and dynamic working team.
Description
Job description:
What we are looking for

The Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences has begun a recruitment and selection process to hire teaching and research staff. We are looking for someone with a PhD in management technology, computer science or digital management who would like to contribute to teaching and research activities in the field of technology and digital management.

The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the education of both bachelor’s and master’s degree students and must have a proven track record of effective teaching in English. Strong research and writing skills with experience carrying out empirical research, and strong team player skills will be looked upon favourably.

Courses might include (but are not limited to): Technology, Information Systems, Digital management, Digital Transformation or Computational Thinking.

Selection process

In May 2018, the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya received recognition from EURAXESS through a Human Resources Excellence in Research Award which ensures that candidates are selected purely on the basis of excellence criteria. The UIC Barcelona selection process involves:

  • An independent committee of experts who evaluate applications and decide which candidates will go on to the next stage. All the members of the committee are from outside the UIC Barcelona community.
  • An oral public defence by finalists: a presentation about their career (both academic and teaching) and research projects. Following this presentation, the examination panel will ask a series of questions to conclude the defence. The defence should last a total of 60 minutes.

What we offer

  • A full-time contract in a dynamic, international and scientific environment in the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences at UIC Barcelona (Barcelona Campus). A part-time contract may be negotiated.
  • A tenure-track (four-year) position with a mid-term evaluation (depending on the applicant’s profile, the position may automatically become permanent).
  • A competitive salary based on the qualifications and experience of the candidate. Full relocation assistance and financial support for the candidate’s research (in accordance with the experience of the candidate).
  • Start date: September 2022 (date is negotiable).

How to apply

All applications must be submitted as a single PDF document. The title of the document should be your last name.

The document must include:

  • A cover letter stating your interest in the position
  • A CV including contact details

Application deadline

The deadline for applications has been extended to 24 March 2022.

Requirements

Candidates must have:

  • A PhD in a field related to the position
  • A minimum of four years of postdoctoral experience
  • A minimum of 480 hours of teaching experience with good results in terms of student satisfaction

Assessment criteria

Two main aspects of the applicant’s CV will be taken into consideration:

  • We expect the candidate to be able to design and lead their own group and research projects independently.
  • Proven record of effective teaching

Other aspects considered in the application will be:

  • Active in involvement in teaching innovation practices
  • Proficiency in oral and written English
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to supervise and guide bachelor’s and undergraduate students in their research projects
Qualification A PhD in a field related to the position
Experience A minimum of four years of postdoctoral experience
Salary A competitive salary based on the qualifications and experience of the candidate.
Employment Type Full-Time, Permanent