Tenure-track assistant professor

The Department of Political and Social Sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the area of “Political Theory: democracy, diversity and citizenship” (start period during 2021). Candidates must show their capacity of theorizing political relevant contemporary issues, placing findings in the historical, normative and institutional political theories.

They must have an outstanding research trajectory, including leading book publishers and top journals on Political Science and provide evidence of quality teaching capacity. Teaching duties (around 160 hours per year) may include courses at both undergraduate (in Catalan and/or Spanish) and graduate level (in English). Support for language studies is offered. She or he should also actively contribute to academic research, teaching and service within the Department. The gross salary is 35.596€ per year.

Our department offers degrees at undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD level and includes diverse research lines: https://www.upf.edu/web/politiques/research-forum

With the aim of building a diverse academic community, applications from women and plurality of ethnic and racial backgrounds are especially encouraged.

How to apply:
Applicants are requested to enclose with their applications the following documents in English:

  • A letter of application describing applicant’s teaching experience, scholarly interests and achievements, and potential contribution to the Department.
  • Two recommendation letters.
  • A CV with a detailed list of publications.
  • Teaching evaluations, if available.

Applications should be sent before October 15, 2020 by email to: secretaria.cpisupfedu

The department’s selection committee will short-list of candidates who will be invited to deliver a job talk.


30. Juli 2020


15. Oktober 2020