Call for positions of Visiting Professor - 2022/2023

Academic Year
Fecha de publicación
Place and time of presentation
Until febrary 20th of 2022 at 23:59.
Call Status

The University of Jaén offers Visiting Professor positions for the academic year of 2022/2023 (BASES OF THE CALL).


Characteristics, number and duration of contracts.

For the 2022/2023 academic year, a total of 6 visiting teachers can be hired, distributed in the two semesters of the academic year.

The gross remuneration of the visiting faculty will be proposed by the Academic Planning Commission and approved by the Governing Council, matching them to some of the contractual figures of a labor nature provided for in current legislation and will be, at most, equivalent to those stated for the contracted teaching staff doctor.

The dedication of the visiting teaching staff will be eight hours of weekly teaching, in Bachelor's or Postgraduate, preferably in English within the Bilingual Program of the University of Jaén.

The duration of the contract will be six months, and may be extended for the same period, with the prior agreement of both parties, up to a maximum of two years. In any case, these possible extensions and their corresponding temporary periods will be subject to the processing and granting of the relevant residence and work permits and the approval of the Governing Council.

Type of visiting teaching staff

Ordinary: teaching or research staff hired, on an exceptional and temporary basis, in a labor regime and who maintain their official or employment relationship with their centers of origin.

Application Procedure

Deadline and procedure

Interested persons will submit the application through an electronic form available at the following web link:, before 23:59 Febrary 20, 2022.


Along with each request, the following documentation must be attached:

  • Curriculum Vitae of the candidate, stating the academic training and teaching and research experience in the last 10 years, according to the standard template (APPENDIX I), available, both in Spanish and in English, on this page of the University Curricula that do not adapt to the specified format will not be valued.
  • Detailed report of the activities to be carried out, in the teaching or teaching and research field.
  • Document accrediting the link with the institution of origin (certificate, contract, etc.).
  • Authorization of the center of origin
  • Copy of passport / identity document.

Hiring proposals

The proposals for hiring visiting teaching staff will be made by the directors of the department and university institute of the University of Jaén. In accordance with the Regulations for the hiring of visiting professors from the University of Jaén, the proposed candidates must hold the status of employees, in civil service or employment, of other universities or research centers, preferably foreigners.

For this, the applications received will be forwarded to the corresponding Departments and university institutes for evaluation, if applicable. Finally, the university departments and institutes will send their hiring proposals by writing to the Vice-Rector for Faculty and Academic Regulation before 2:00 p.m. on March 7, 2022.

Selection Process

All applications will be evaluated by a Contracting Commission, which will submit a proposal to the Academic Planning Commission.

The Recruitment Commission will be made up of the Vice-rectors with competences in the field of teaching and internationalization, a representative from each of the major areas of knowledge and a representative of the Company Committee.

For the evaluation of the applications, the corresponding scales approved by the University of Jaén will be taken into account for the hiring of teaching and research personnel and, in general:

  • Academic training.
  • The teaching experience.
  • The research work carried out.

The Academic Planning Commission, after analyzing the proposal prepared by the Contracting Commission, will issue a mandatory and non-binding report. For the preparation of this report, particular account will be taken of requests that promote the internationalization of the University and, especially, those that serve as support to teach in a foreign language, preferably English, within the Bilingualism Program or in double degrees. international, bilingual degrees or degrees taught entirely in a foreign language.

In view of the report issued by the Academic Commission, the Governing Council of the University of Jaén will agree, if appropriate, to hire visiting professor.