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Job Vacancies at National University of Ireland Galway

Academic, Academic Support, Research vacancies at NUI Galway.

Established Professor of Marine Biodiscovery

Closing date: Thu, 27 Nov 2014

Post date: Fri, 17 Oct 2014

Category: Academic

Description: The National University of Ireland Galway invites applications for the post of Established Professor of Marine Biodiscovery.  NUI Galway seeks to make a senior professorial appointment in the area of Marine Biodiscovery based within the School of Chemistry.  This is a permanent full-time appointment that will provide academic leadership within the Marine Institute-funded Beaufort Marien Research Project in Marine Biodiscovery.

Application: Established Professor of Marine Biodiscovery 007704

Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term +/- Registrar Positions

Closing date: Thu, 26 Mar 2015

Post date: Wed, 12 Nov 2014

Category: Academic

Description:

 

The School of Medicine at NUI Galway are looking for suitably qualified and experienced candidates for a number of hospital-based Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term and Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term / Registrar posts commencing in 2015. You will join progressive and professional teams based in NUI Galway School of Medicine or NUI Galway Medical Academies in Sligo, Donegal, Mayo and Ballinasloe. Learn more about NUI Galway Teaching Hospitals

 

Contracts may be between one and three years in duration and will be part time and full time. In some cases, rotation between NUI Galway sites may be agreed between the staff member and the Head of School. Applicants may stipulate preference in terms of discipline and location as part of the application process.  A panel of suitably qualified applicants will be created and may be offered positions as they arise. A position on the panel does not guarantee an offer of employment.

 

Positions may arise for Clinical Lecturers Fixed Term and Clinical Lecturers Fixed Term / Registrar in the following Disciplines  

 

1.  Clinical Skills

2.   Medicine

            a.   Cardiology

            b.   Respiratory Medicine

            c.   GI

            d.   Neurology/Rheumatology

            e.   Care of Elderly

            f.   Endocrinology

            g.   Emergency Medicine

            h.   Oncology

            i.   Dermatology

3.   Surgery

4.   Psychiatry

5.   General Practice

6.   Obstetrics & Gynaecology

7.   Paediatrics

 

Candidates with experience in sub specialities will also be considered.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (GMT) on Thursday 26th March, 2015. 

 

Application: Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term +/- Registrar Positions

IUA Project Assistant

Closing date: Sun, 23 Nov 2014

Post date: Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Category: Academic Support

Description:

 

The Irish Universities Association (IUA) represents, promotes and provides support services for the seven Irish Universities. The IUA is a non-profit making body with charitable status.

 

The IUA invites applications for the position of

Project Assistant, commencing early January 2015. Based at the IUA office on Merrion Square, the person appointed will provide project assistance to the DARE HEAR Project Manager, to the Campus Engage National Coordinator and to the International Education Manager. The position of Project Assistant is offered on a two year specified purpose contract and subject to a period of probation, meeting on-going performance requirements and continuation of funding.

Application: IUA Project Assistant

Research Assistant, ICSG, NUIG 102-14

Closing date: Mon, 24 Nov 2014

Post date: Tue, 11 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a one year fixed-term post at the Irish Centre for Social Gerontology.This position is funded by Genio and is available from January 2015 to contract end date of December 2015.

Application: Research Assistant, ICSG, NUIG 102-14

Postdoctoral Researcher, ICSG, NUIG 101-14

Closing date: Mon, 24 Nov 2014

Post date: Tue, 11 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for two 18 month fixed-term post at the Irish Centre for Social Gerontology.This position is funded by The Atlantic Philanthropies and is available from January 2015 to contract end date of June 2016. The successful candidates will support Professor Eamon O'Shea in carrying out an evaluation of Atlantic Philanthropies (AP) investment in dementia care in Ireland.

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, ICSG, NUIG 101-14

Postdoctoral Researcher, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies NUIG 109-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Postdoctoral Researcher with the Discipline of Geography at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Irelandand is available from March 1st 2015 to contract end date of August 31st 2016.

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, NUIG 109-14

Researcher, System Architect, College of Engineering and Informatics NUIG 108-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a part-time (50%) fixed term position as a Researcher - ICT System Architect with the Discipline of IT at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Irelandand is available from March 1st 2015 to contract end date of August 31st 2016.

Application: Researcher, System Architect, NUIG 108-14

Researcher, Software Engineer, College of Engineering and Informatics NUIG 107-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Researcher - Software Engineer with the Discipline of IT at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Irelandand is available from March 1st 2015 to contract end date of August 31st 2016.

Application: Researcher, Software Engineer, College of Engineering and Informatics

Postdoctoral Researcher, Centre for Disability Law and Policy,Ref. no. NUIG 94-14

Closing date: Fri, 24 Oct 2014

Post date: Tue, 14 Oct 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a fixed-term contract research position at the Centre for Disability Law and Policy. The Centre for Disability Law and Policy was established in 2008 and is based at the School of Law, National University of Ireland, Galway. It is dedicated to producing research that informs debate on national and international disability law reform. The Centre seeks to attract a Research Associate / Postdoctoral Researcher with a proven track record to work on a major research project, funded under the FP7 Programme by the European Commission. DISCIT (Making Persons with Disabilities Full Citizens - New Knowledge for an Inclusive and Sustainable European Social Model) aims to produce new knowledge enabling Member States, affiliated European countries and the European Union to achieve full and effective participation of persons with disabilities in society and the economy. 

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, Centre for Disabiity Law & Policy

Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Ref. No. NUIG 106-14

Closing date: Fri, 05 Dec 2014

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a 3 year fixed term contract position as Postdoctoral Researcher in the School of Nursing and Midwifery on an EU Horizon 2020 funded project entitled ‘Managing active and healthy aging with use of caring service robots’ known as MARIO. The position is full-time.

 

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher - MARIO Study, NUIG 106-14

Expression of Interest for Research - School of Physics, Ref. No. NUIG 104-14

Closing date: Fri, 28 Nov 2014

Post date: Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description: Expressions of interest are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, fixed term position as a researcher in wave measurements with School of Physics at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Ireland and is available from 01/01/2015 to contract end date of 31/12/2016. The position involves engineering and instrumentation for wave measurements. The tasks will involve developing hardware and engineering for measurements of waves and software skills are a required.

Application: Expressions of Interest for Research - Wave Measurements, Ref. No. NUIG 104-14

Industry Liaison Specialist, ICHEC, Ref. No. NUIG 105-14

Closing date: Fri, 28 Nov 2014

Post date: Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a fixed term position as an Industry Liaison Specialist with the Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC) at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by the proceeds of ICHEC’s Industry Engagement programme, and will be based in the ICHEC Dublin offices. The position is available from 1st December 2014 until contract end date of 31st December 2015.

Application: Industry Liaison Specialist, ICHEC, Ref. No. NUIG 105-14

 

SFI Professorships

Research Professor in Informatics

Closing date: Sun, 30 Nov 2014

Post date: Tue, 07 Oct 2014

Category: Academic

Description:

The National University of Ireland Galway, in partnership with Science Foundation Ireland is currently offering Research Professorships to build capacity and enable growth in targeted areas of strategic importance to NUI Galway and of scientific and economic importance.  The Professorship appointment is dependent on success within the SFI Targeted Professorship Programme which provides for up to €5M in direct costs over a 5 year period.

NUI Galway invites Expressions of Interest from world-class researchers to assume a leadership position as a Research Professor in Informatics with specific expertise and experience in Linked Data, Semantic Web, Data Analytics and Web Science Research.  The successful candidate will lead research in the Internet of Things, Cyber-physical Systems, sensor-based information systems, large-scale distributed systems, Data Science, middle-ware, or related fields and application areas research and will work closely with the INSIGHT Institute at NUI Galway.  If you believe that you can inspire and build excellence with impact in a well-resourced research environment NUI Galway would like to hear from you.

Application: SFI Research Professorship in Informatics 30 November

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