Lecturer In Statistics

Maynooth, Ireland
31 May 2023
End of advertisement period
27 Jun 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Department : Mathematics & Statistics
Vacancy ID : 022421
Closing Date : 27-Jun-2023

The Role  

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued.  

We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as an Assistant Professor/Lecturer or Assistant Lecturer in Statistics. The person appointed will have a proven record of teaching, research and publication, appropriate to career stage. They will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching programme of the Department and undertake teaching duties on the Department’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as the supervision of Master’s and PhD students.  

The appointee will be expected to build a strong research profile, that supports the University’s research strategy including affiliating to the Research Institutes, where appropriate and working with colleagues on national and international research. The appointee will be expected to sustain and conduct research, engage in scholarship of quality and substance and generate publications of international standard.   

Applications are desired from researchers with a track record of high achievement in any area of Statistics, particularly related to any of the following:

  • Statistical model development 
  • Statistical machine learning
  • Visualisation of statistical data and models 

and may apply these techniques to challenging problems in application areas such as health, climate change, or other societal and environmental concerns.  


Assistant Professor / Lecturer: €59,370 – €94,015 p.a.   (7 points)
Assistant Lecturer*: €37,909 – €66,012 p.a. (14 points)   

Appointments will be made in accordance with public sector pay provisions.

Closing Date: 23:30hrs (local Irish time) on  Tuesday 27th June 2023.  

Please note all applications must be made via our Online Recruitment Portal at the following link:  

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified above. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.  

Late applications will not be accepted.  

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer   

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University