UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN (UCD)

Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Location
Dublin, Leinster (IE)
Salary
€39,522 to €41,490 per annum
Posted
17 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2022
Ref
014666
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Temporary post of a UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 within UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science

To generate original, fundamental insights into the processes of outer segment phagocytosis and the photopic visual cycle mediated by the cellular interplay of photoreceptors, retinal pigmented epithelium (RPE) and Muller glia. To understand how these contribute to age-related and inherited blindness, and to validate associated therapeutic targets that preserve or restore vision.

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.

POST DOC LEVEL 1: Salary range: €39,522 to €41,490 per annum

Appointment on the above range will be dependent on qualifications and experience

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 15th July 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 (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: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/

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