Research Assistant, Geary Institute for Public Policy

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
£25934.51 - £34689.59 per annum
17 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a specified purpose post of a Research Assistant within Geary Institute for Public Policy

This role is intended to provide support for the platform at the Geary Institute for Public Policy, University College Dublin (UCD). The Geary Institute for Public Policy is a centre of excellence for policy-relevant, theoretically-informed, empirically grounded research at University College Dublin. It brings together researchers from across the social and behavioural sciences who are engaged in policy-relevant research to enable inter-disciplinary working and exchange.

The main disciplines represented at the Geary Institute for Public Policy include: demography, economics, education, law, political science, psychology, public health, social policy and sociology. The Geary Institute for Public Policy is striving to increase the visibility and impact of its research, particularly among policy makers. As part of this process, the Institute acquired the domain name in 2019 and since then has worked to further develop this site as a platform to disseminate evidence to inform policy making and debate.

This research assistant role is intended to provide support for these activities and particularly for the writing, commissioning, editing, and publishing of research policy papers on the website

Salary Range: 28,701 - 38,390 per annum

Salary offered will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 1st December 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: