Post doc Research 1 or 2, UCD Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering

04 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
15 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

012899 UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 or 2, UCD School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, 2 years

This position is part of a research collaboration between UCD Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering and a global biopharmaceutical company in the area of Downstream Biopharmaceutical Processing. The collaboration aims to combine, multi-scale modelling (process simulation and CFD), advanced analytics, proteomics and fabrication of highly engineered R and D platforms via 3D-printing, to advance quantitative and digital design principles in biopharmaceutical DSP development and manufacturing. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to take on a leadership position in terms of process and platform development in this multidisciplinary team of chemical and biochemical engineers, biochemists, and analytical scientists.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
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Research PD1/PD2
UCD offers a comprehensive Research Careers Framework in line with the Advisory Science Council Report 'Towards a Framework for Researcher Careers'. This model provides a structured and supportive Career and Skills Development system designed to ensure that Post-docs in UCD are able to plan their careers and prepare for future opportunities in academia, industry or the public sector. For more information, please click here

Salary: €37,874 - €43,782 per annum (PD1)
Salary: €45,041 per annum (PD2)

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 15 February 2021 

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.

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