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Doctorate or PhD
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Full time
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31 Mar, 2018

Full time professor - International Trade - EICEA of Universidad de La Sabana

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Full time professor - International Trade

The International School of Economic and Administrative Sciences - EICEA at Universidad de La Sabana (Chía, Colombia) invites applications for a position as Full time professor at the Department of International Negotiation and Trade.

Candidates must hold a PhD or a Doctorate in any of the following disciplines: International Business, Economics, Management, Finance or Accounting, or be able to present proof that they have completed the requirements for their Doctoral Degree.

Applicants will be expected to serve as academic and operational leader of the Department, show potential for both high quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level, as well as high quality academic research.

Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply no later than March 2018. Applications will be reviewed as soon as they are received, and the call will be open until the position has been filled.

Salary and conditions are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Job requirements

  • Applicants must hold a PhD or Doctorate Degree or equivalent and have a research experience in the field of international business, trade and/or negotiation.
  • Candidates must demonstrate research experience in top-tier peer reviewed journals.
  • Administrative academic experience is a plus.
  • Industry experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of different international trade databases, trade analysis tools and the use of econometric software is required.
  • Candidates should demonstrate an excellent teaching ability at both, undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Candidates should be proficient in English with a minimum level of B2 – C1 of the Common European Framework and should be able to teach in English.
  • Spanish is also required, although a one-year period to acquire the basic language skills is contemplated.
Application documents

  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Undergraduate and graduate diplomas (copies).
  • A list of papers under review or in progress.
  • A copy of significant publications or working papers.
  • Credentials of teaching experience at the university level.
  • A copy of the English language proficiency certificate.
  • Two reference letters.

The International School of Economic and Administrative Sciences-EICEA of Universidad de La Sabana is one of the largest business schools in Colombia with 2,700 undergraduate and 1,100 postgraduate students, enrolled in 6 undergraduate and 26 postgraduate programs. In addition, the EICEA has one upcoming PhD program.

About Universidad de La Sabana

Universidad de La Sabana is a young private Colombian university, founded in 1979 and located in Chía, near to Bogotá, the capital of the country. The University is one of the most international universities in Colombia thanks to its student mobility, number of partner universities, active agreements and number of international students taking regular undergraduate/graduate courses and Spanish programs.

Universidad de La Sabana has received national accreditation by the Colombian Ministry of Education and its programs has received national and international accreditations (EFMD and AMBA).

The University offers a wide range of possibilities for research, teaching and studying at its 100-hectares Campus. This Campus includes la Universidad de La Sabana Teaching Hospital and INALDE Business School.


Candidates must email their CV and a description of their research and teaching interests to:

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