Lect/Assist Prof in Environmental Science

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€55,951 - €88,601 per annum
04 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
08 Sep 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Temporary post of a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Science within UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science

This is a fixed-term `Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Biology' opportunity (covering maternity & associated periods of leave). The post holder will be based in the UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science. Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Science within the in the UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science.

The School offers a diverse portfolio of programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including BSc degrees in Environmental Biology, Plant Biology, Zoology and Cell & Molecular Biology and MSc degrees in Applied Environmental Science and Global Change Biology. In addition, the School offers an online MSc programme (by negotiated learning) in Environmental Sustainability

The appointee will provide maternity leave cover and join a team within the School delivering lectures in the broad area of environmental biology and plant biology.

The purpose of this post is to provide undergraduate teaching (and associated administrative tasks) in vegetation ecology, biology and ecology of coastal wetlands and analysis of environmental materials. The successful candidate would also be expected to contribute to the supervision of final year and MSc project students and participate in the scholarly activities of the School where appropriate. Opportunities to undertake or participate in research projects will be encouraged. Candidates should have a PhD in an appropriate discipline.

95 Lecturer / Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale: €55,951 - €88,601 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 8th September 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. Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: Contract.pdf

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: