Teaching Fellow, UCD School of Veterinary Medicine

23 Jul 2021
End of advertisement period
23 Aug 2021
University College Dublin
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a specified purpose post of a Teaching Fellow – commencing in September 2021 within UCD School of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Biosciences Section.

The Veterinary Biosciences Section in the University College Dublin School of Veterinary Medicine seeks to appoint one temporary teaching fellow. The successful candidate will ideally commence at the beginning of September 2021. Appointments will be offered on a 1 year fixed-term basis with a further possibility of renewal.

The appointee will be expected to deliver lectures, practicals and assessments on modules within the Veterinary Biosciences section in the pre-clinical teaching area for the undergraduate and graduate-entry veterinary degree course. The appointee will also be expected to make a significant contribution to the undergraduate veterinary nursing degree course within the school.

The successful candidate will be required to contribute to teaching in basic veterinary anatomy and physiology, cell biology and homeostasis, the physiology and biology of digestion in domestic species, and the development of cells, tissues and organs.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate actively in the academic life of the School and Section and to make a commensurate contribution to School administration. The post is developmental, with the appointee to be supported to develop key aspects of their experience and skills in support of future career opportunities.

Salary: €35,000 - €37,000 per annum Appointment will be made on the range and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 23 August 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:

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: Contract.pdf