Karelia UAS is seeking to recruit a Lecturer in Inter­na­tional Business

Karelia Ammat­ti­kor­kea­koulu Oy / Karelia University of Applied Sciences Ltd

is seeking to recruit a

The contract of emplo­yment is permanent as of 1st January 2022.

The duties in the position include teaching in various expertise in the field of inter­na­tional business and industrial management. The job includes also super­vising the compi­lation of theses and internships. In addition to teaching, the job includes various research and development duties and designing and imple­menting chargeable services.

– compe­tence in inter­na­tional business and work experience in the field,
– compe­tence in respon­sible business
– compe­tence in managerial work in an inter­na­tional operating environment,
– compe­tence in working in multicul­tural and multi­disciplinary teams,
– compe­tence in blended and online pedagogy
– inter­na­tional work experience,
– business connec­tions and networks in the field.
– fluent spoken and written skills in English and
– basic spoken and written skills in Finnish

Experience in teaching is consi­dered an advantage.

Applicants are required to have an appropriate Masters Degree and minimum three years profes­sional experience in the field. In addition to teaching, the job includes various instruction and development duties. Good commu­nication and social interaction skills, a respon­sible and an active approach to work, and the ability to create and maintain networks in the field are appreciated.

The eligi­bility requi­re­ments for the position are in accor­dance with the Decree on University of Applied Sciences A1129/18.12.2014. In addition, pedago­gical studies of at least 35 credits or 60 ECTS credits, which may also be completed within three years of the start of the emplo­yment, are required. The terms and condi­tions for the emplo­yment and the salary are deter­mined in accor­dance with the SIVISTA Finnish Education Employers, collective agreement on education. The person selected for the position must present an accep­table medical certi­ficate before commencing emplo­yment. A six-month proba­tionary period is applied to all new members of the staff.

Submit your application and CV via Kunta­rekry by Monday, 15th November 2021, 3 pm.

For further infor­mation on the contents of the position, please contact Head of Education, Ms Ulla Asikainen,, tel. 050 523 4355 and for further infor­mation on the emplo­yment relationship, please contact HR Manager, Ms Jaana Tolkki,, tel. 050 408 7932.