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Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Folklore and Ethnology, UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore (Permanent)

University College Dublin

Location: Dublin - Ireland
Salary: €52,848 to €83,090
£47,003.06 to £73,900.33 converted salary* per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 11th February 2019
Closes: 2nd March 2019
Job Ref: 011239

UCD invites applications for a Permanent Lecturer/Assistant Professor (Above the Bar) in Folklore and Ethnology within UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore.

Candidates should have an established record of expertise in the study of Folklore and Ethnology. They should have completed a PhD in Folklore or a cognate discipline and have experience of teaching at university level. While the position is primarily associated with Irish expressions of vernacular culture, the essentially global nature of Folklore and Ethnology as an academic discipline and its interdisciplinary potential is recognised by the School in its teaching and research activities.

The appointee will be expected to participate effectively in the School’s postgraduate and undergraduate programmes and contribute significantly to the expansion of research in relevant areas.

95 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 2 March 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.

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:

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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