Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Geography

Dublin (IE)
21 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
01 May 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Geography
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Geography

Ref: 009163

Permanent Post

UCD College of Social Science and Law
UCD School of Geography

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the UCD School of Geography. The successful candidate will have a strong training in economic geography and interests in applied and theoretical aspects of the field. Research and teaching focus areas might include, but are not limited to, technological change and economic development, political economy, urban and regional economies, and global production networks and value chains.

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 Scale: €50,807 - €76,936 per annum

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

Closing Date: 17:00hrs (local Irish Time) on 1 May 2017.

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.