Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€39,522 per annum
04 Jul 2022
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2022
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Temporary post of a UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 or 2 within UCD School of Biology and Environmental Science

This project is focused on the testing and characterisation of several previously identified fungal and bacterial microorganisms that reside endophytically in cereals and may be of agricultural importance due to their abilities to offset various biotic and abiotic stresses. Microorganism application methods, constituent parts of consortiums as well as modes of action will be elucidated to generate an effective and chemical-free field-based application.

Note: This research is funded by Irish Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine Research Stimulus

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.

Fixed salary: €39,522 per annum

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 18th 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:

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