University College Dublin (UCD)

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Science

University College Dublin (UCD)

Dublin, Ireland

012322 – Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Science
UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science,
Specified purpose (Estimated duration 6 – 9 months)

This is a specified purpose, maternity cover position as Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Biology based in UCD

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Environmental Science within the in the UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science. The School offers a diverse portfolio of programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including BSc degrees in Environmental Biology, Plant Biology, Zoology and Cell & Molecular Biology and MSc degrees in Applied Environmental Science and Global Change Biology. In addition, the School offers an online MSc programme (by negotiated learning) in Environmental Sustainability

The appointee will provide maternity leave cover and join a team within the School delivering lectures in the broad area of environmental biology and plant biology. The purpose of this post is to provide undergraduate teaching (and associated administrative tasks) in vegetation ecology, biology and ecology of coastal wetland and analysis of environmental materials. The successful candidate would also be expected to contribute to the supervision of final year and MSc project students and participate in the scholarly activities of the School where appropriate. Opportunities to undertake or participate in research projects will be encouraged.

Candidates should have a PhD in an appropriate discipline. This position may suit a recently qualified graduate.

95 Lecturer/Asst Professor Below the Bar Salary Scale: €34,065 – €59,788 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 10th April 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 (Local Irish 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.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website:

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