Research Assistant, UCD School of Medicine

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
24 Nov 2020
End of advertisement period
24 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a temporary post of a Research Assistant within UCD School of Medicine / Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research.

This is an opportunity for a graduate level scientist to pursue interdisciplinary research investigating local and systemic immune responses to human respiratory tract bacteria, and how this impacts the pathogenesis of chronic inflammatory disease. Specifically, this research position will support the identification of immunogenic bacterial components that directly or indirectly promote T cell-mediated inflammation and generate preliminary data to support the targeting of these specific molecules in novel therapeutics for the treatment of complex diseases.

Research Assistant Salary Scale: €23,061 - €25,865 per annum.
Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 8 December 2020.

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.

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