Lecturer in Bacteriology (Molecular Diagnostics and Antimicrobial Resistance

National University of Ireland, Galway - College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences

The School of Medicine is a dynamic, innovative, research active environment with vibrant teaching and research programmes.  The School invites applications for the post of Lecturer (Fixed Term) in Bacteriology (Molecular Diagnostics and Antimicrobial Resistance).  The Discipline of Bacteriology contributes to teaching undergraduate students in medicine, nursing, midwifery, health sciences and natural sciences.   Research is focused on antimicrobial-resistance in particular in the Enterobacteriaceae.  Further details about the School of Medicine and the Discipline of Bacteriology are available on the website at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/medicine/

and http://www.nuigalway.ie/bac/

Applicants should have appropriate academic qualifications, an excellent academic record and must have substantial experience of research in the areas of molecular diagnostics and antimicrobial resistance.  Working as part of a team, the successful candidate is expected to contribute to teaching, both in classroom, on-line and clinical settings, curriculum development, research initiatives, research supervision and outreach.  S/he will teach clinical microbiology, human genetics and their specialist subjects across appropriate programmes in the College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences and in other Colleges within the University as appropriate.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Martin Cormican, Professor of Bacteriology (martin.cormican@nuigalway.ie) and/or Dr. Dearbháile Morris (dearbhaile.morris@nuigalway.ie).

Salary:€37,230 to €57,782 p.a. (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011).

Salary will be determined according to the Government’s pay policy.

(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Below scale in line with current Government pay policy).

(For pre 1995 public sector entrants in Ireland, the D class Salary rates will apply).

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on Thursday, 5th October 2017.  It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.

Further details are available at www.djei.ie

For more information and Application Form please see website:  http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/jobs/ Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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