University College Dublin (UCD)

Ad Astra Fellows, School of Physics

University College Dublin

Dublin, Ireland

012035 – External Ad – Ad Astra Fellows, School of Physics

Applications are sought for Ad Astra Fellows within the UCD School of Physics.

In support of the 2024 University College Dublin Strategic Plan ‘Rising to the Future’, UCD has begun an ambitious plan to increase our faculty numbers by 500 over five years. With an initial 5-year contract, research support for these 5 years and the opportunity for an on-going contract subject to performance, there has never been a better time to join the faculty at Ireland’s Global University and to live in one of Europe’s most vibrant, friendly and connected capital cities.

The School of Physics ( delivers the full spectrum of academic undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and education, and performs research in various fundamental and applied areas of physics. Candidates are expected to contribute fully to teaching and learning of physics at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, to execute a vigorous research programme, and to provide academic contributions and leadership in the management of the School of Physics, the College of Science and the University.

In this Ad-Astra round, the School of Physics is inviting applications from excellent early-career physicists with a few years of post-doctoral experience.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Ad Astra Fellow website:
95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar)

Salary Scale: €53,773 – €84,544 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 24th January 2020

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 (Irish Local Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV’s submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 012035