Research Assistant, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy & Sports Science

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
£25934.51 - £27023.36 per annum
25 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
09 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a temporary post of a Research Assistant within UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy & Sports Science.

The role represents an exciting opportunity to work on the HRB-funded Irish Comparative Outcomes Study of Cystic Fibrosis (ICOS) Part II - a follow-up of two existing cohorts of children with CF (CwCF) diagnosed through screening and clinical presentation to compare clinical outcomes and recruit further screen detected CwCF to allow comparative results to age 8-11 years, with results providing further timely, early feedback on policy and management.

The research team includes Consultants in all 6 specialist centres treating children with CF. The research will utilise both data collected by the National Cystic Fibrosis Registry of Ireland and complementary additional clinical data required. The research programme also includes assessment of parental carer burden. The RA will be engaged in all parts of the research programme and will support the writing of study reports, conference abstracts and academic papers. Some travel may be necessary.

Research Assistant Salary Range: 28,701 - 29,906 per annum

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

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 9th 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: