Research Assistant

Maynooth, Ireland
18 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
24 Jan 2021
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Archaeology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Department : Anthropology
Vacancy ID : 008581
Closing Date : 24-Jan-2021

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 to appoint a part-time Research Assistant for six months who will provide support to the Leads and Senior Researcher of Work Package 2 Task 1, Understanding the Lifeworlds of Older People as part of the Horizon 2020 SHAPES Project. The successful candidate will have a design, innovation or anthropology background and will use their skills to contribute towards data coding, analysis and report preparation. The position requires a self-motivated Research Assistant who can help the Research Team pull together a large collection of ethnographic material in preparation for a major report and other dissemination products in 2021. 


Research Assistant (2021) Level 1: €23,061 per annum (pro rata)    

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