Esade is seeking to appoint a faculty member in any specialty area within the field of Operations and Supply Chain Management at the level of Assistant Professor (Tenure-track) or Associate Professor (with Tenure). The successful candidate will join the school at its Barcelona campus in September 2021.
Candidates must have completed a PhD or equivalent programme of study by the start date. In addition, they must demonstrate a trajectory of scholarship in the area of specialization, and the potential and motivation to publish high quality, impactful research in leading academic journals. Finally, the candidate must demonstrate a foundation upon which a successful teaching career across the school's diverse portfolio of undergraduate, postgraduate, and executive education programmes can be developed.
The Department of Operations, Innovation, and Data Sciences at Esade is a growing and dynamic group focused on tackling issues that concern the study of methodological issues related to Operations Management, Innovation, Information Systems, Technology, Statistics, Applied Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence. Under this broad motivation, our research spans different orientations and methodologies, placing as much importance on the theoretical research as on the empirical approach. From the standpoint of teaching, we constantly strive to improve the classroom experience and translate our research interests and findings to ideas and advice that is of practical use. This effort is aided by the school's Centre for Educational Innovation.
Esade, which comprises a business and a law school, is a member of the Ramon Llull University. The stated mission is "to educate highly-professional individuals aware of their responsibilities as national and global citizens, sensitive to issues of solidarity and social justice, and keen to engage in collective projects," and the tagline is "inspiring futures." The school currently operates campuses in Barcelona and Madrid, and it has several collaboration agreements with renowned international educational institutions. The position is tenure track and non-tenure track candidates. Decisions about contract renewal and promotion are based on individual performance. The salary and teaching requirement tied to the position are competitive. It is not a requirement to speak Spanish, as the school is fully international. However, for non-Spanish-speaking candidates language support is provided, if desired. We will consider applications on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Interested parties should send at least the following:
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