Senior Lecturer (Fixed Term) in Bacteriology, 0.25fte

National University of Ireland, Galway

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a fixed term appointment as part-time (0.25) Senior Lecturer in Bacteriology.  The purpose of this post is to support the Head of the Discipline of Bacteriology in the delivery of microbiology teaching to undergraduate medical students, course organisation and assessment of students’ competence. The successful candidate will hold a degree in Medicine, FRCPath (or equivalent), be registered with the Irish Medical Council as a Microbiologist and have experience of teaching and supervising undergraduate medical students, and have substantial clinical experience in clinical microbiology. Working as part of a team, the successful candidate will be required to take responsibility for teaching and the overall administration of the Health and Disease 1 Module and contribute to teaching and administration of other modules delivered to healthcare students. 

The successful candidate will be a registered medical practitioner who has completed their general professional training.

This position is available from June 1st 2018 and will terminate on May 31st 2019.

For informal discussion contact: Dr Dearbhaile Morris, Head of Discipline, Bacteriology, NUI Galway



At Senior Lecturer level

€67,742 to €94,943 pro rata, p.a.

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

(This appointment will be made on the Senior Lecturer 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 Friday, 23rd March 2018.   It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting will apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.

Further details are available at

For more information and Application Form please see website: 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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