Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
£42137.45 - £45830.41 per annum
07 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Temporary post of a UCD Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 2 within Mechanical and Materials Engineering

The project is part of the I-Form Advanced Manufacturing Centre ( Its main focus is the further development of advanced machine-learning algorithms that will support engineers in the process of determining the most suitable metal additive manufacturing process parameters.

This is an advanced research focused role, building on your prior experience as a post-doctoral fellow, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator.

The primary purpose of the role is to develop new or advanced research skills and competences, on the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications and scholarly dissemination, the development of funding proposals, and the supervision and mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.

In addition to the Principal Duties and Responsibilities listed below, the successful candidate will also carry out the following duties specific to this project:

  • Support the dissemination of the project research activities. 
  • Support the organisation of a prestigious scientific event in the area of manufacturing in 2023.

Salary: 48,813 - 53,091 per annum

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

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 21st 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.

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