Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia (UCAM) is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral position from all over the world to enable them to work in Spain and develop their research careers at our university.
Role overview and responsibilities:
This is an excellent opportunity for dedicated researchers to join the team of innovators with a passion for finding creative solutions while advancing science, technology, work on a highly relevant topic and suggest the creation of new lines of research in the areas of:
Economics and Business,
New Information and Communication Technologies,
You will also:
Collaborate with appropriate academic and industrial partners;
Publish research articles in leading academic journals;
Present findings at national and international meetings/conferences;
Raise research funds through grant applications, and manage own area of a larger research budget;
Take a formal or informal role (as required) in the supervision of students;
Deliver a few classes to the international students.
In return we offer:
Job Location: Murcia (Spain). Our campus is located in the beautiful Jerónimos Monastery (National Monument) in the region where Mediterranean weather with mild temperatures and long hours of sunlight adds to the quality of life. Murcia is host to a variety of environments and landscapes which offer endless possibilities: beaches, rural areas, mountains, cities, traditions, folklore;
Start date: mutually agreed date;
Contract duration:1 year (contract extension every 12 months up to 5 years) but we are looking forward to starting a long term cooperation after this period;
Weekly hours: 37,5 h (full time);
Holidays: 31 calendar days + 2 additional periods on Christmas and Eastern;
Benefits: access to employee discount platform; free on-site parking; Housing services free of charge and Spanish language course (on request).
The call will remain open until 30th of May 2021.
For more information about the call and the instructions how to apply please visit the website:
Evidence of the research activity in min. 2 projects;
Postdoctoral research outside of Spain;
Evidence of publications of at least 10 journal articles indexed in JCR (min. 5 -Q1; JCR Q1 can be substituted by patents);
Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently;
Excellent organisational and communication skills;
Respect to the university values based on Catholic Church teachings.
About Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia
Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia (UCAM) is a private-not for profit Catholic university with more than 18.800 students, 1387 employees and 502 doctorate lines of research. UCAM is the 3rd private university for scientific production in Spain with more than 102 research groups, 462 research articles in leading academic journals, 181 collaborative research agreements with private companies in 2020.
Our international vocation drives us to establish collaborations with universities from all corners of the earth, at every education level: research, student and professor exchanges.