Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Psychology and Health

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