Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Electrochemistry

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
29 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time


UCD School of Chemistry

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Electrochemistry (Commencing 2019)


The School of Chemistry at University College Dublin wishes to appoint an Assistant Professor in the area of Electrochemistry commencing 2019. This is a permanent, full-time position based at the School of Chemistry in the O’Brien Centre for Science on the Belfield Campus. Candidates will have expertise in topics such as the development of approaches to explore the fundamental horizons of electrochemical phenomena (e.g., in biological media, ultrasmall volumes, complex dynamic systems, at the nanoscale or in extreme environments), the development of novel miniaturized soft/wearable and disposable microfluidic (bio-) electroanalytical multiplexed sensor technologies for detection and monitoring applications, the development of electrochemical approaches to molecular transformations relevant to catalysis and sustainable chemical technologies, or the development and integration of nanomaterials and other advanced functional materials into systems for clean energy conversion and storage. In addition, Candidates will also demonstrate: A high quality, internationally-recognised research track record appropriate to the stage of their career, the potential to attract the external funding necessary to support an active research programme, evidence of the ability to effectively teach a wide range of topics, at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, within the fields of Physical Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, and General Chemistry, an ability to direct and supervise postgraduate students, and the willingness and ability to undertake administrative and other appropriate duties on behalf of the School and the University.

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) 2010 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 Wednesday, 31st October 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