Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Experimental Physics

Dublin (IE)
29 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
15 May 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title:     Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Experimental Physics
College:     UCD College of Science
School:     UCD School of Physics 

Contract Type:    Permanent

Closing Date:    15TH MAY 2018
Ref:    010229

Applications are invited for a Permanent Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the UCD School of Physics.

The School has a strong reputation for excellence in research and teaching, attracting students and staff of the highest international quality. It is one of the leading Schools of Physics on the island of Ireland. 

The appointee is expected to undertake a research programme of international repute in experimental physics, in an area associated with the School's Centre for Physics in Health and Medicine. Your research will be in the broad field of Biophysics, with potential to impact on diagnostic or therapeutic applications in areas such as: Molecular Bioimaging, Radiation Physics, Neutron Scattering, Detectors or Atomic or Molecular Interactions. The successful candidate will actively seek funding at national and international levels, show leadership in building their research group, publish in high-quality peer-reviewed journals, supervise research students in our MSc and PhD programmes, and establish collaborations with research groups in the School of Physics or elsewhere in UCD and beyond. The School particularly welcomes applicants who will be competitive in applying for ERC grants or similar research funding.

The successful candidate will coordinate and deliver elements of the School’s BSc and MSc taught Programmes, including classroom and laboratory teaching, project and group-work supervision, as well as inter-programme teaching.  The appointee will contribute to the enhancement of teaching, learning, assessment and the overall student experience.

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale:  €52,325 - €82,267 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 Tuesday, 15 May 2018

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 do not accept late applications. 

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: http://www.ucd.ie/hr/t4cms/Academic%20Contract.pdf