Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Psychology and Health

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
Oct 16, 2019
End of advertisement period
Nov 15, 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

Reporting To: Director    
Location: St Stephen’s Green
Department: Centre for Positive Psychology and Health
Contract type/duration: 3 year fixed term
Closing date for applications: 20th Oct 2019    

The RCSI careers page link to the advert is: https://my.corehr.com/pls/coreportal_rcsip/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=020750

The RCSI Centre for Positive Psychology and Health is a new centre that will focus on: (i) building awareness, discussion and scientific understanding of positive health and well-being; (ii) leading and deploying evidence-based research to contribute to the flourishing individuals and organisations; (3) developing evidence-based education and training programmes to support well-being in individuals and organisations; (iv) developing a positive health public education programme.  

Objective of this post:
The successful candidate will have a strong research and teaching pedigree and will be expected to contribute significantly to the development of the RCSI Centre for Positive Psychology and Health. He or she will have a strong interest in new emerging paradigms in medicine and healthcare and will be particularly interested in the contributions that positive psychology and positive organisational scholarship can make. He/she will assist with the development and delivery of the Centre’s postgraduate programmes and also with a variety of training programmes for the corporate sector and the general public.