Lecturer/Assistant Professor OR Associate Professor in Psychology

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
03 May 2018
End of advertisement period
21 May 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Part Time

UCD School of Psychology
Lecturer/Assistant Professor OR Associate Professor in Psychology
Permanent part-time (half-time - 0.5fte) post

Applications are invited for a half-time (0.5 FTE) permanent appointment as ‘Lecturer/Assistant Professor’ OR ‘Associate Professor’ in Psychology, at the UCD School of Psychology.  Applicants must have a PhD or doctorate in psychology, qualifications and experience in teaching others mindfulness-based skills for improving well-being, and teaching and research experience relevant to the School’s current research and teaching areas. The successful applicant will take a leadership role in directing and delivering the MSc in mindfulness based interventions, contribute to the school’s other graduate and undergraduate programmes, and conduct a research programme. 

UCD  is a dynamic research-intensive university that is at the forefront of research and teaching activities across a wide range of disciplines. The School of Psychology has good facilities for experimental and clinical research. Details of the UCD School of Psychology are available at http://www.ucd.ie/psychology/.   
The School has extensive interdisciplinary research links to a number of university teaching hospitals, (many of which are located close to the UCD campus in Belfield) and to the Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience.  We encourage applicants to familiarise themselves with the School’s areas of activity and identify how their own areas of research and teaching will complement or align with these.

Note:  It is envisaged interviews will take place on Monday 11th and/or Tuesday 12th June 2018 

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale:  €52,325 - €82,267 per annum pro rata

Associate Professor Salary Scale:€67,983 to €94,966 per annum pro-rata *
Appointment will be made on the appropriate scale, and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines. 

 * Note:  The level of appointment will be determined by the ‘Selection Committee’ based on candidate’s relevant skills knowledge and experience
Closing Date: 17:00hrs (local Irish Time) on Monday, 21 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/jobs/ 

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