|Location:||Galway - Ireland|
|Salary:||€67,430 to €87,701 or £56,299.46 to £73,224.37 (converted salary*)|
|Placed On:||13th January 2022|
|Closes:||9th February 2022|
Applications are invited for an appointment as Lecturer Above the Bar in Transdisciplinary Learning, Type B contract, Full-Time (1FTE) within the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies at NUI Galway, reporting directly to the Dean of Students. We are seeking talented individuals from any discipline but with strong interest and expertise in professional skills and/or transdisciplinary learning and research to lead in building out a suite of transdisciplinary electives in transversal/professional skills aimed primarily at undergraduate undenominated Arts and Science students and later to students across the University, under NUI Galway’s €7.5 million Designing Futures project funded by the Higher Education Authority’s Human Capital Inititative. In addition to directly delivering classes, a core feature of the post will be coordinating academic colleagues from across the University to collectively contribute to the project in the spirit of transdisciplinary learning and teaching.
Ranked in the top 1% of universities globally, NUI Galway is one of Ireland’s foremost centres of academic excellence, with over 18,000 students and more than 2,600 staff. Over the last ten years the University has grown research income by over two thirds, quintupled research citations, quadrupled inventions, and grown the student body year on year. The University’s mission is to foster a vibrant community of students and staff, where distinguished learning, impactful research, and creative thinking are shared with the world. Designing Futures is a key component in the University’s Academic Strategy, and is a University-wide project overseen by the Dean of Students.
For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Michelle Millar, Designing Futures Programme Lead, at email@example.com
It is anticipated that interviews will take place on the week of March 7th 2022.
In case of University closure related to COVID-19, interviews may have to take place virtually.
Information on the University's Strategic Plan is available at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/strategy2025/
Salary: €67,430-€87,701 p.a (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011.This appointment will be made on the Lecturer above the bar 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 10th February 2022. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date. It is expected that interviews will be held in early March 2022.
Garda vetting will apply.
Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.
Further details are available at www.dbei.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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