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Lectureship in Structural Engineering

University College Cork - School of Engineering and Architecture

Location: Cork - Ireland
Salary: €34,748 to €61,370 or £29,849.30 to £52,718.18 (converted salary*) - please see advert
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 1st September 2021
Closes: 28th September 2021
Job Ref: 049191

Permanent Whole Time Post

UCC wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Structural Engineering. Reporting to the Head of the School of Engineering and Architecture, the successful candidate will undertake research and teaching in Structural Engineering.

Applicants should have relevant degrees to doctorate level in Civil or Structural Engineering and an appropriate track record of research and publications in areas relevant to Civil and Structural Engineering. They should also have relevant experience and/or a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching. Industry experience, including research links would be an advantage. A track record in securing funding for, and participating in, national and international research projects would be an advantage. In addition to teaching Civil and Structural Engineering the successful candidate will be required to undertake research and generate research funding in key strategically important areas relevant to Civil and Structural Engineering in the School of Engineering and Architecture, in the Environmental Research Institute ( and in the MaREI Centre for Energy, Climate and Marine Research ( The successful candidate will also be required to participate in appropriate administrative and/or leadership roles across the discipline, school and university.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Prof. Jerry D Murphy, Professor of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, email: For further information on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering please visit For further information on the School of Engineering and Architecture, please visit

UCC is committed to creating and fully embracing an inclusive environment where diversity is celebrated. As a University we strive to create a workplace that reflects the diversity of our student population where people from a wide variety of backgrounds learn from one another, share ideas, and work collaboratively. UCC is committed to being an employer that recognises the value of diversity amongst its staff. We encourage applicants to consult our policies at and initiatives at and we welcome applications from everyone, including those who are underrepresented in the protected characteristics set out in our Equal Opportunities & Diversity Policy.

Appointment may be made on the Lectureship Salary Scale: €67,073 - €87,732 (Scale B) / €63,815 - €83,344 (Scale A) Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal ( Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to, quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 28th September 2021.

No late applications will be accepted.

University College Cork is an equal opportunities employer.

Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector

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