UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1

08 Jun 2021
End of advertisement period
15 Jun 2021
University College Dublin
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Fixed-term post of a UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 within UCD School of Earth Sciences.

This research project will involve petrological, geochronological and geochemical analysis of mineralised samples and their host rocks from a diverse suite of ore-forming environments to determine their mineralogy, paragenetic sequence, timing of mineralization and trace element composition. and compile reports on their results. The position will primarily involve operation of analytical equipment in iCRAG's Trinity College Dublin labs but may also include work in the UCD National Centre for Isotope Geochemistry.

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: €38,631 - €44,658 per annum. Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 15th June 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.

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.