Assistant Lecturer in Philosophy of Education

Maynooth, Ireland
€33,479 per annum pro rata
05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
23 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued.

We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as Assistant Lecturer in Philosophy of Education whose research and experience focuses on educational theory, philosophical perspectives on teaching, learning and schooling, and/or philosophical inquiry into curriculum, pedagogy or classroom practice.

The preferred candidate will have experience teaching in Initial Teacher Education as well as supervising research projects at postgraduate level. The appointee will also be able to work collaboratively in supporting the collegial work of the Department and to work at both the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. The contract will commence September 1, 2019 and end June 30, 2020.

Assistant Lecturer Salary Scale: €33,479 per annum pro rata

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 Sunday, 23 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