Lecturer/Assist Prof in Agricultural Economics & Food Business

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

Applications are invited for the position of Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Agricultural Economics and Food Business in the Agribusiness and Rural Development Section in UCD's School of Agriculture and Food Science.

Applicants must have a PhD degree in Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness, Economics, Business or a related discipline. We are specifically seeking applicants with expertise in quantitative agricultural economics (incl. statistics and econometrics), agribusiness strategy and/or food business innovation. They will be committed to further developing this expertise through academic research and engagement with industry partners, and to sharing this expertise through teaching undergraduate and graduate students. They will also be committed to developing their discipline in the School, University and wider community.

The successful applicant will coordinate and deliver a number of academic modules either in full or in partnership with other staff members. The Section delivers a range of undergraduate and graduate degree programmes in Food and Agribusiness Management, Food Business Strategy, Food Business with Chinese Studies, Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development, Agricultural Extension and Innovation, and Humanitarian Action. The successful applicant will also conduct original research appropriate to the objectives of the Section, School and University.

95 Lecturer/Asst 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 1st November 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: