Post-doctoral Research Fellow - School of Medicine

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€37,223 - €39,529 per annum
13 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1,
UCD School of Medicine (30 months)

Applications are invited for a 30 months post of a UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 within UCD School of Medicine.

This two and a half years position is funded by the Health Research Board (HRB) with a starting date ASAP. The successful post-doctoral researcher will to take part in pre-clinical HIV CURE studies focusing on targeting newly identified signalling pathways regulating HIV-1 latency/reactivation with novel classes of Latency Reversing Agents (LRAs) or combination of thereof and expand therapeutic strategies to eradicate persistent viral reservoirs by forcing HIV-1 gene expression.

This is a research focused role, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training and development under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator. The primary purpose of the role is to further develop your research skills and competences, including the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications, the development of funding proposals, the mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.

Salary Range: €37,223 - €39,529 per annum.
Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.    

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 28th June 2019

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified.

Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website:

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.