Assistant Lecturer, Design Innovation
Department : Design Innovation
Vacancy ID : 024921
Closing Date : 16-Oct-2023
Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of an outstanding education, and excellent research and scholarship are interlinked and equally valued.
We are seeking an excellent academic with a professional pedigree to join our staff as an Assistant Lecturer in Product Design. The person appointed will have a proven record of professional Product Design practice, teaching and research appropriate to career stage. They will be expected to maintain existing industry relationships and develop new links and opportunities for students and knowledge exchange, domestically and internationally. As a member of the teaching team the appointee will be expected to contribute to an excellent student learning experience, including assessment and placements. You will contribute flexibly to development of our education programmes in response to changes in market demand, industry needs, and research informed best practices.
The appointee will be expected to build a strong research profile that supports the University’s research mission, through academic publications in the field of Product Design and have a strong understanding of the changing commercial and academic landscape that now embraces sustainability, UX and Strategic Design. The appointee will be expected to sustain and conduct research, engage in scholarship of quality and substance, and generate publications of international standard.
Assistant Lecturer (2023) Salary Scale €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 Monday, 16th October 2023.
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