UCD Lecturer/Assist Professor in Veterinary Anaesthesia

22 Oct 2021
End of advertisement period
24 Nov 2021
University College Dublin
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a permanent post of a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Veterinary Anaesthesia within UCD School of Veterinary Medicine.

This is a permanent post as Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the Section of Equine Clinical Studies, Diagnostic Imaging and Anaesthesia based in the School of Veterinary Medicine, UCD. The appointee will be expected to significantly enhance the existing team in Veterinary Anaesthesia. Applicants must hold a degree in veterinary medicine registrable with the Veterinary Council of Ireland or a specialist degree with which an application for limited registration with the Veterinary Council (see could be made. The successful applicant must be an experienced veterinary anaesthetist and have attained (or be eligible and willing to sit for) a specialist qualification in Veterinary Anaesthesia (ECVAA, DVA, ACVA).

The successful candidate will play an important role in the ongoing development of the Veterinary Anaesthesia discipline within the UCD Veterinary Hospital. In particular, the candidate will participate fully in and develop undergraduate teaching, including clinical teaching, in postgraduate residency supervision and training, and in the Veterinary Anaesthesia service of both small and large animals provided by the discipline in the Hospital. It is also expected that the successful candidate will participate in original research within the discipline, leading to publications in peer-reviewed journals and foster collaborations, both nationally and internationally. It is expected that clinical service and related instruction will contribute approximately 50% of the appointee's effort with the remainder being devoted to teaching, research and other scholarly activity.

The appointee will participate in the out-of-hours rota of the discipline.

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor Salary Scale: €54,848 - €87,724 per annum

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on the 24th of November 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.

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