• Professor in the area of Pharmacognosy

Professor in the area of Pharmacognosy

IQS School of Engineering, integrated in Ramon Llull University in Barcelona, offers Bachelor Degrees in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Biotechnology, Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, as well as Masters and PhD programs in science and engineering. The Department of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, beyond its participation in teaching Bachelor’s fundamental modules courses, is also responsible for the teaching in Pharmacognosy and related areas in the Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy. IQS is currently looking for candidates starting on 2023-2024 academic year to fill the position of: Professor in the area of Pharmacognosy

Associate Professor to join the Department of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry for teaching and
developing research activities as well as other academic duties. Main job functions include:

  • Teaching in the Pharmacognosy area of knowledge in the Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy and in other related undergraduate or master programs of IQS School of Engineering.
  • Leading experimental laboratories teaching in the area of knowledge of Pharmacognosy and in other related programs of pharmaceutical sciences.
  • Developing research in the priority topics included in IQS and Ramon Llull University scientific policy, integrating and coordinating with research activities of the Department of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry.
  • Actively engaging in securing competitive research funding, establishing and participating in projects of technology transfer, and establishing internal collaborative research programs with other professors and researchers at IQS.
  • Establish and fostering international research collaborations.


  • PhD in Pharmacy.
  • Postdoctoral or industrial experience – preferably international– in the field of Pharmacognosy and/or
  • Phytotherapy.
  • A record of publications in international journals and/or patents.
  • Participation and/or leadership in competitive research projects will be considered.
  • Proven experience in teaching at bachelor or master's level will be considered.
  • Good level of English to be able to teach in this language.
  • Accreditation of teaching and/or research activity by national evaluation agencies will be valuable, or having enough merits to obtain it.

Career opportunity:

  • Development of an academic career with promotion to the different academic categories within Ramon Llull University rules


To apply for this opportunity, send detailed CV: rrhh@iqs.url.edu indicating Ref. Professor Pharmacognosy