Full-time Lecturerships at ESCI-UPF

ESCI-UPF would like to appoint up to three full-time lecturers, preferably in the fields of Business, Management, Organization, Human Resources, Finances, Marketing, Market Research and Digital Business & Information Technologies, to teach on the new Bachelor's Degree in International Business and Marketing as well on the Bachelor Degree in Negocis i Màrqueting Internacionals and other ESCI-UPF academic programmes.

The successful candidates will be expected to take up their posts by September 2024.  Their duties will include:

  • Teaching on the courses offered by ESCI-UPF.
  • Academic coordination and organisation of courses offered by ESCI-UPF.
  • Research within the fields of activity of ESCI-UPF.
  • Tutoring of students.

Basic Requirements

  • Candidates must have a proven ability to teach in English.
  • Candidates must have a doctorate in a relevant field or must demonstrate that they are near completion of a doctorate in a relevant field.
  • Candidates must either already have the level of Catalan required by the Catalan Law on Universities* or must commit to acquiring that level within two years of taking up the post.

*Decret 128/2010 of 14 September, on the accreditation of the teaching staff's knowledge of languages at universities within the Catalan university system.

Aspects That Will be Evaluated Positively

  • Relevant teaching and professional experience.
  • Experience in the sort of administrative tasks and coordination that is expected of university lecturers.
  • Experience in research, as evidenced by publications, the successful completion of research projects, or official accreditations.

Equal Opportunities

  • ESCI-UPF believes strongly in the importance of diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates.


Candidates should send their CV, a letter of application and copies of relevant documents (such as certificates, accreditations and teaching evaluations) by e-mail before 25th February 2024.

Candidates must include in their application letter the names and contact details of two references whom ESCI-UPF may contact during the selection process.

The shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview at ESCI-UPF, where they will be asked to present their academic work and teaching plans.  Candidates from abroad may be invited to an interview by videoconference.

In line with the expansion plan of ESCI-UPF, further posts may be available in the near future, and candidates who are not successful in this call may be considered for such posts.

Data Protection

In conformity with the law on the Protection of Personal Data, ESCI-UPF informs all persons wishing to take part in this selection process that the personal data which you send ESCI-UPF in connection with your application will be stored in a database that is owned and controlled by ESCI-UPF.  This personal data will be used exclusively for the purposes of recruitment in order to evaluate candidates' applications. All candidates have the right to require access to, modification and/or deletion of their personal data, which they can exercise by writing to ESCI-UPF either by post (Passeig Pujades 1, 08003 Barcelona) or by e-mail.

Administrative Appeals

The administrative appeals procedure is set out in the statutes of ESCI-UPF.  Any appeal should be sent to the Managing Director.  A decision will be made by the Director of ESCI-UPF, and this will conclude the administrative process.