Postdoctoral Researcher

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.
Post-doctoral Assistant Lecturer in Finance:
Job description:
What we are looking for

The Faculty of Economic and Social Science is looking for a Post-doctoral Assistant Lecturer to teach and carry out research in the area of accounting and/or finance. The successful applicant is expected to contribute to the teaching and development of our existing accounting and financial management modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The Faculty’s teaching portfolio includes a range of bachelor’s degrees in business and management and a specialist postgraduate Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurial Finance: Venture Capital and Private Equity. The successful applicant is also expected to engage in individual and collaborative research activities resulting in high-quality and internationally-rated output in accounting and/or finance journals.

 - Potential teaching subjects:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Financial Economics
  • Sustainable Finance

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)
  • An assistant lecturer, four-year position with yearly evaluations
  • A competitive salary in accordance with university salary scales
  • Start date: September 2022

How to apply

 - All applications must be submitted as a single PDF document. The document must include:

  • A cover letter stating your interest in the position
  • A CV including contact details
  • A summary of scientific impact (which includes the H-index and the number of publications in different journal impact factor quartiles) and a list of publications that includes each one’s impact factor and quartile
  • A summary of your teaching experience including results of student satisfaction surveys
  • At least two letters of reference

Application deadline

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


  - Essential requirements.

Candidates must have:

  • A PhD in a field related to the position (accounting, finance or economics)
  • At least one or two years’ postdoctoral experience
  • Teaching experience with positive results in terms of student satisfaction
  • Fluency in English
  • Evidence of having published articles in high-quality and internationally-rated peer-reviewed journals

The following aspects of the candidate’s CV will be assessed:

  • Proven record of effective teaching
  • Excellent presentation skills in English and/or Catalan/Spanish
  • Proficiency in oral and written English
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team in both teaching and research activities
  • The ability to supervise and guide bachelor’s and master’s degree students in their research projects
Qualification A PhD in a field related to the position (accounting, finance or economics)
Experience At least one or two years’ postdoctoral experience
Salary A competitive salary based on the qualifications and experience of the candidate.
Employment Type Full-Time, Permanent