Assistant Professor in Economy and International Commerce

Colombia (CO)
30 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Assistant Professor in Economy and International Commerce

Faculty:    The Faculty of Economy and International Commerce from Universidad Antonio Nariño is interested on hiring professionals with a Ph.D. (or equivalent) degree
Areas of interest:    Research, research management, and teaching.
Target:    Profesionals with Ph.D or equivalent formation, researchers, and professors. 
Location:    Cali and Tunja.
Available positions:    One (1) per location.
General requirements:    B.S. and Ph.D. degrees on areas related to economy or international commerce.

Documented experience on research: projects, publications, patents, and other related research products.

Fluency on Spanish and a second language.
Responsibilities: Related to the research line:

Writing of a research proposal in the areas of the economy and international commerce faculy: regional economy, health economy, strategic resources, and geopolitics.

Related to the research groups:

Becoming a member of at least one of the faculty of economy and international commerce research groups. Otherwise, creating a new group.

Related to teaching:

Undergraduate and post-graduate teaching, research, and extension activities.


Promotion of education for research and educative research, participation on academic networks and subscription of agreements with other national and international institutions, consulting, and local development activities.

General Information

Required documentation:    

  • Curriculum vitae with supporting documents, validated degree diplomas, and certifications (doctoral thesis title and URL must be included).
  • Professional card issued by a Colombian profesional counsil.
  • Ph.D. title.
  • List of publications.
  • Statement of purpose on research and teaching.
  • Executive summary (White paper) on the research line to pursue at the University.
  • Two academic reference letters from recognized researchers, sent directly to convocatoria.doctorados@uan.edu.co.
  • Application form available at: http://www.uan.edu.co/trabaje-con-nosotros/convocatoria-profesores-nivel-doctorado

Mail:    Senda ll required documentation to: seleccion@uan.edu.co

Functionary in charge of the application process: Mercedes Martínez Z. Directora de Gestión Humana

Schedule:    Deadline: October 20th, 2017.
Activities will start by January, 2018.

Additional information:    More information about Universidad Antonio Nariño and its faculties on: www.uan.edu.co