• Professor Operations Management


The IQS School of Management (University Ramon Llull) is seeking to appoint a University Assistant Professorship in Operations Management from 1 September 2023. The successful candidate is expected to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level depending on his or
her particular field of expertise. Candidates must be able to show evidence of innovative research of international standing and demonstrate ability to play an effective and collegial role in the life and work of the School of Management. This is a search for a tenure-ladder position, with the academic rank to be determined according to the experience and productivity of the candidate.

The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant, collaborative and friendly environment within one of the most traditional research centres in Barcelona. Our School belongs to the selected group of AACSB accredited business schools in Spain. We encourage applications from all areas of Operations Management, broadly defined. Some general research themes that are of particular interest are, in no particular order: (1) process improvement methodologies, (2) supply chain management, (3) lean production, (4) technology management, (5) behavioural economics and (6) industrial organisation.

Further information about the School of Management and the research carried out can be
found at: https://techtransfer.iqs.edu/en

The closing date for this post is 10th May 2023.

The selection process will take into account the candidate’s fulfilment of the following

  • A doctorate in a relevant aspect of operations management or cognate fields (or strong evidence of completion of such a doctorate is imminent)
  • Evidence of high-quality publications
  • Evidence of ability to engage in international collaborations commensurate with career stage
  • Evidence of interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Spanish is desirable
  • Experience of teaching at university level is desirable


Applications should include:

  • A brief covering motivational letter
  • Curriculum vitae with a full list of publications
  • Outline of research plans
  • One sample of major work
  • Two academic reference letters

Shortlisted applicants invited for interview will be asked to make a presentation of their research.

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

We are an equal opportunity employer. We promote equality and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law. We strongly welcome applications from female candidates as they are currently under-represented at this level in this field of knowledge in our School.