Post Doctoral Researcher, Psychology

Maynooth, Ireland
€37,222 - €43,029 per annum (6 points)
13 May 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic postdoctoral researcher to work on an EU Horizon project, primarily in the area of cybersecurity. The ECHO (European network of Cybersecurity centres and competence Hub for innovation and Operations) project is one of four pilot projects, launched by the European Commission, to establish and operate a Cybersecurity Competence Network. The ECHO project will deliver an organized and coordinated approach to strengthen proactive cyber defence in the European Union through effective and efficient multi-sector collaboration.

Maynooth University's role in this project is to lead the work package on pilot demonstrations and participate in all other work packages, offering human factors, behavioural, and cyberpsychology expertise towards the development of cyber security solutions, and to evaluate from a human factors point of view the effectiveness of the systems in operational context.

Post-Doctoral Researcher Salary Scale: €37,222 - €43,029 per annum (6 points)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the above scale.

Closing Date:

23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Monday, 3 June 2019

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University

Similar jobs

Similar jobs