Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
37,166 - 92,172 per annum
26 Jan 2023
End of advertisement period
02 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

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

The UCD School of Computer Science ( is Ireland's leading computer science school in terms of teaching and research. We offer taught programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels which attract the top students from Ireland and abroad. Our staff are research active and hold key leadership positions in internationally significant research centres such as the Insight Centre for Data Analytics (, CeADAR - the Centre for Applied AI (, ML Labs Centre for Research Training (, and the UCD Centre for Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Investigation (

The School is committed to excellence in teaching and research and to supporting the Information & Communications Technology sector in Ireland. The new Lecturer / Assistant Professor will be expected to teach on the BSc and MSc programmes provided by the School and to contribute to the research activity of the School. Candidates with expertise in one or more of the following research areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
  • Digital Health
  • Foundations of Computing
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Cybersecurity
  • Information Systems
  • Intelligent Sensing
  • Software Engineering and Distributed Systems
  • Emerging Topics, such as Sustainability and Machine Ethics

IMP NOTE: Please state clearly in the covering letter of your application any preferences you may have with regards to the available levels of appointment. If not otherwise specified, it will be assumed you wish your application to be considered for either level.

95 Lecturer / Assistant Professor Below the Bar salary scale: 37,166 - 64,717 per annum OR

95 Lecturer / Assistant Professor Above the Bar salary scale: 58,206 - 92,172 per annum

Appointment will be made on the appropriate scale in accordance with UCD and Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 2nd March 2023

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: