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Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Animal Epigenetics (Permanent)

University College Dublin - UCD School of Biology & Environmental Science

Location: Dublin - Ireland
Salary: €52,848 to €83,090
£47,003.06 to £73,900.33 converted salary*
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 15th January 2019
Closes: 26th February 2019
Job Ref: 011146

University College Dublin is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Animal Epigenetics with an Eco-Evo-Devo perspective, to the School of Biology & Environmental Science. We are looking for a candidate with research interests in the area of animal epigenetics with a particular interest in evolutionary processes who will contribute to the ‘Genetics and Evolutionary Biology’ research theme of the School.

The candidate is expected to lead an original and innovative scientific research programme as well as contribute to the teaching of zoology, genetics and comparative biology. The candidate should complement and engage with current academic staff and research programmes within the School and wider UCD community.

Important Note: When submitting details, applicants must include a 5-year relevant research plan detailing possible funding opportunities (both Irish and international), and a teaching portfolio.

Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale: €52,848 - €83,090 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 26th February 2019.

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.

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

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CVs 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:

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