Senior Lecturer, e-Commerce and Digital Marketing

Company:Häme University of Applied Sciences – HAMK

Location:Finland / Valkeakoski

Discipline:Digital Marketing

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Senior Lecturer, e-Commerce and Digital Marketing
Häme Unversity of Applied Sciences (HAMK), Finland

Applications are invited for the full-time post of Senior Lecturer in eCommerce and Digital Marketing. The successful candidate will be a part of a team of lecturers in the development, teaching and assessment of a range of International Business degree programme courses, and be able to engage well with students in the programme. He/she will teach mostly bachelor degree students, design and deliver course plans and materials.

Candidates will be expected to possess a Master’s Degree qualification in a relevant (e.g. Business Administration) field, as well as have good spoken and written competences in English. Extensive teaching experience at the University or University of Applied Sciences level is highly appreciated. In addition, minimum 3-year practical experience in Business field is required.

Our commitment to high quality teaching and applied research goes hand-in-hand with an equally strong commitment to providing a stimulating and supportive working environment for talented individuals who can make a lasting contribution to our continuing development and success.

Preference will be given to candidates who are able to demonstrate their impact and contribution to practice. Your profile and ability to network and develop partnerships with external organizations will be relevant to further enhance the reputation and profile of the University. All in all, we highly appreciate candidates who have a passion for teaching and have the knowledge, skills and competences to meaningfully contribute to a student-centric curriculum.

The applicant should have the teaching competences in following substance areas. In addition, proven experience from the following areas is also required:

  • Digital Marketing
  • Data collection, analysis and modelling
  • e-Business and Business Intelligence
  • Value creation processes
  • Customer relationship management
  • Digital (IT) tools for Business students
  • Thesis guidance
  • Student guidance
  • University enterprise cooperation
  • Online-teaching

The workplace location is mainly at HAMK’s International Business program campus in Valkeakoski.

The position will start according to mutual agreement or latest in the beginning of August 2019. In addition to the written applications, the candidates who will pass the first phase are asked to conduct a short video (max 5 min) describing their core competences and contribution for the position in question.

The qualification requirements for a senior lecturer at a university of applied sciences in Finland are in accordance with Decree 1129/2014, Section 17. A senior lecturer is also required to have 60 credits or 35 study weeks of pedagogical studies.

Qualification requirements in Finnish: Sen lisäksi, mitä asetuksessa ammattikorkeakouluista 1129/2014 17 §:ssä on säädetty ammattikorkeakoulun opettajien kelpoisuusvaatimuksista, vaaditaan opettajalta, että hänellä on suoritettuna vähintään 60 opintopisteen tai vähintään 35 opintoviikon laajuiset opettajan pedagogiset opinnot. Tämän estämättä lehtorin työsuhteeseen voidaan ottaa henkilö ehdolla, että hän kolmen vuoden kuluessa työsuhteen alkamisesta suorittaa vaaditut opettajan pedagogiset opinnot.

Häme University of Applied Sciences

Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) is a multidisciplinary higher education institution situated centrally in the most populated area of southern Finland. We offer inspiring higher education and customer-oriented applied research. The main aim of internationalisation at HAMK is to increase the international competence of students, teachers and other staff and also to develop internationalisation within the surrounding region.

Contact information

Further information may be obtained from Ms Merja Helin, Head of Degree Program International Business, by phone +358 400 779 521 or by email

Applications are to be sent electronically via by 24 April 2019 at the latest. Further information can be found at

Applications are to be sent electronically via by 24 April 2019 at the latest:

You will need to show your original degree and work certificates if you are invited to be interviewed.

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