Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Marketing

Company:EADA Business School

Location:Spain / Barcelona


Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Core Faculty Position in Marketing, EADA

EADA Business School is seeking to appoint a faculty member in Marketing, at the Assistant, Associate or Full professor level. The candidate must have completed a Ph.D. and have relevant experience as a marketing professional or as a consultant. Moreover, the candidate must have a track record of publishing in ABS 3 or ABS 4 management journals or show promise and trajectory to do so in the very near future.

The candidate would be joining EADA´s Department of Marketing, Operations and Supply. Led by Director, Desirée Knoppen, the department currently relies on 25 full and part-time faculty.  Researchers from this department have published their work in leading management journals including: Journal of Business Ethics, European Journal of Marketing, Journal of International Marketing, and Management Learning among others. EADA faculty have also published in other journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies and the Journal of Business Venturing.

While the focus on research at EADA has grown significantly in recent years, EADA is a teaching-led institution that believes in the need for Business Schools to be close to the needs of its programme participants and corporate clients. We do this by providing high quality, research-informed programmes, and by focussing on the development of managerial competences and skills necessary for leadership, teamwork and critical thinking.

Your teaching will be informed by your own discipline-based scholarship and, by your own practice and research. Candidates with a focus on digital marketing or retail, and a strong grounding in marketing strategy will have our preference. Successful candidates hold a Ph.D., demonstrate excellent teaching abilities, have strong research skills and have the potential to contribute to customized in-company programmes. Fluency in English is a must, and in Spanish an advantage. Experience in the use of the case methodology for teaching is considered a plus.

How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to send their full curriculum vita (including research in progress), a letter explaining their motivation to apply, teaching philosophy and research interests, and two letters of recommendations to

The position will remain open until filled, and only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further interviews.

More about EADA Business School


Originally founded in 1957, EADA became a private university foundation in 1984. This foundation was dedicated to training, applied research and knowledge transfer within the local and international business community.

EADA is a global institution, with a campus in the Barcelona city centre, a residential training campus, and a virtual campus that is accessible from anywhere in the world.

EADA is also present worldwide through alliances with international foundations and educational institutions. As an organisation, we consider that social responsibility and global sustainability principles need to be applied in all our training programmes, and that these principles go hand-in-hand with the objective of maximum corporate

Rankings and Accreditations

EADA has been awarded the AMBA and EQUIS accreditations, which recognize the quality of its Masters and MBA programs. Currently these accreditations are only held by 4 Spanish business schools and the world's most prestigious business schools. EADA is also a member of the Executive MBA Council.

EADA is the only business School in Spain which offers Specialized Masters in Spanish and English accredited by EQUIS.

EADA is ranked:

  • Among the 30 best business schools in Europe (Financial Times 2018)
  • Among the top 100 business schools in full time MBA programs (Economist 2018)
  • Among the top 43 business schools worldwide in Custom & Open Programmes (Executive Education, Financial Times 2018)
  • Among the top 30 business schools in the world (International Master in Finance & International Master in Management, Financial Times 2018)


Barcelona: a place to live, work and grow. The city is well connected and highly accessible. The main EADA Business School campus is located in the Barcelona city centre, just a 10 minute walk from Plaza Catalunya.

With more than a thousand years of history, Barcelona is an important source of architectural, artistic and cultural heritage. At the same time, Barcelona has recently been ranked among the top 5 smartest cities in Europe and is also recognised as one of the top 10 European cities of the future with a unique global appeal.

Barcelona has an open economy connected to the world

  • Barcelona was in ninth place among the principal urban areas across the world for attracting foreign investment projects in 2017, gaining 135 greenfield projects (KPMG Global Cities Investment Monitor 2018)
  • Barcelona is the European city that presents the best strategy for promoting and attracting foreign investment for 2018/19 (Cities and Regions of the Future 2018/19, Financial Times Group)

Barcelona has a diversified economic activity

  • Commitment to digital technology and ICTs: over 54,000 jobs and more than 2,700 companies with staff working in ICTs
  • Transformation of the productive model towards a green, innovative and socially inclusive economic model.

Digital city, creativity, research and innovation

  • Barcelona is the 8th more innovative city in Europe and the 30th in the word. (Innovation Cities Index 2018)
  • Barcelona the 3rd favourite European city for establishing start-ups, after London and Berlin, and the fourth for the volume of investment received for start-ups in 2017 (Atomico, The State of European Tech 2017).

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