Ad Astra Fellows, Biology and Environmental Science
Applications are sought for Ad Astra Fellows within the UCD School of Biology and Environmental Science. In support of the 2024 University College Dublin Strategic Plan 'Rising to the Future', UCD continues its ambitious plan to increase our faculty numbers by 500 over five years. With an initial 5-year contract, research support for these 5 years and the opportunity for an on-going contract subject to performance, there has never been a better time to join the faculty at Ireland's Global University and to live in one of Europe's most vibrant, friendly and connected capital cities. The UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science (SBES) is the largest teaching and research centre for integrative biology in the Republic of Ireland.
The School is highly multi-disciplinary, with research activities focussed on exploring and understanding the processes that drive change from evolutionary and environmental perspectives and at levels ranging from the molecular and genetic to individual, ecosystem and landscape. Research activities are broadly organised into three thematic areas, namely Cellular Biology & Molecular Biology, Genetics & Evolution, and Environmental Change & Sustainability. Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Ad Astra Fellow website: http://www.ucd.ie/adastrafellows/ 95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar)
Salary Scale: €55,397 - €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 14th February 2022
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 (Irish Local Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications. Please note: the eRecruitment system only requests the names of two referees. The full list of 3 referees should be included in the text of your application. UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned. Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below:http://www.ucd.ie/hr/t4cms/Academic Contract.pdf