Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Geography

Dublin, (IE)
24 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Geography
Contract Type
Full Time

UCD College of Social Science and Law

UCD School of Geography

Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Geography (or – ‘UCD School of Geography’)

Permanent Post

Ref: 008770

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the UCD School of Geography. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to incorporate geospatial methodologies (e.g. Geographic Information Systems, remote sensing, geospatial technologies, citizen science and crowd-sourcing) into their research and teaching. However, the substantive research area could be in any area of Human/Physical/Environmental geography.

Applicants must have a PhD in Geography or an allied field, a strong, demonstrable commitment to research and publication, an ability to teach at University level, a capacity for graduate student supervision, excellent interpersonal skills, and a willingness to work with colleagues who have diverse interests but share the common goal of improving the standing of Geography in Ireland and globally.

Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Scale: €50,807 - €76,936 per annum

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

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

Closing Date: 17:00hrs (local Irish Time) on Wednesday 30th November 2016

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below:

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.