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Job Vacancies at National University of Ireland Galway

Academic, Academic Support, Research vacancies at NUI Galway.

Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term +/- Registrar Positions

Closing date: Thu, 26 Mar 2015

Post date: Wed, 12 Nov 2014

Category: Academic

Description:

 

The School of Medicine at NUI Galway are looking for suitably qualified and experienced candidates for a number of hospital-based Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term and Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term / Registrar posts commencing in 2015. You will join progressive and professional teams based in NUI Galway School of Medicine or NUI Galway Medical Academies in Sligo, Donegal, Mayo and Ballinasloe. Learn more about NUI Galway Teaching Hospitals

 

Contracts may be between one and three years in duration and will be part time and full time. In some cases, rotation between NUI Galway sites may be agreed between the staff member and the Head of School. Applicants may stipulate preference in terms of discipline and location as part of the application process.  A panel of suitably qualified applicants will be created and may be offered positions as they arise. A position on the panel does not guarantee an offer of employment.

 

Positions may arise for Clinical Lecturers Fixed Term and Clinical Lecturers Fixed Term / Registrar in the following Disciplines  

 

1.  Clinical Skills

2.   Medicine

            a.   Cardiology

            b.   Respiratory Medicine

            c.   GI

            d.   Neurology/Rheumatology

            e.   Care of Elderly

            f.   Endocrinology

            g.   Emergency Medicine

            h.   Oncology

            i.   Dermatology

3.   Surgery

4.   Psychiatry

5.   General Practice

6.   Obstetrics & Gynaecology

7.   Paediatrics

 

Candidates with experience in sub specialities will also be considered.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (GMT) on Thursday 26th March, 2015. 

 

Application: Clinical Lecturer Fixed Term +/- Registrar Positions

Lecturer Fixed Term in Political Science & Sociology

Closing date: Thu, 15 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 19 Dec 2014

Category: Academic

Description: Applications are invited for a fixed term appointment as Lecturer in Political Science & Sociology at NUI Galway.  The Lecturer will have primary teaching and supervision responsibilities in the undergraduate (BA) and postgraduate (MA, MLitt, PhD) programmes in the School of Political Science & Sociology.

Application: Lecturer Fixed Term in Political Science & Sociology 007731

Lecturer (Below the Bar) in Geography

Closing date: Thu, 29 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 19 Dec 2014

Category: Academic

Description: Applications are invited for an appointment as Lecturer (Below the Bar) in Geography (Environmental Geography) in the School of Geography & Archaeology at NUI Galway.  An active research profile and a PhD (normally) along with appropriate teaching experience are essential for the post.  We welcome applicants in all areas of Environmental Geography who can demonstrate collaborative ambition across a broad range of geographical approaches. 

Application: Lecturer Below the Bar in Geography 007732

University Teacher Fixed Term in Spanish

Closing date: Thu, 15 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 19 Dec 2014

Category: Academic

Description: Applications are invited for a fixed-term appointment as a University Teacher in Spanish in the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at NUI Galway for the period from 16th February 2015 to 18th December 2015.  The person appointed will undertake a range of teaching duties as assigned by the Head of School/Head of Discipline of Spanish, which will include the teaching of Spanish Language at all levels.

Application: University Teacher Fixed Term in Spanish 007730

 

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Postdoctoral Researcher, College of Engineering & Informatics Ref. No. NUIG 110-14

Closing date: Mon, 08 Dec 2014

Post date: Tue, 25 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for an 8-month fixed term contract as Postdoctoral Researcher to be based in Mechanical engineering at the College of Engineering & Informatics at NUI Galway. This is an SFI-funded joint project between Mechanical Engineering at NUI Galway and the University of Limerick, with collaboration from ESB Energy International and the University of Nottingham in the UK.

Application: Posdoctoral Researcher, Ref. No. NUIG 110-14

Research Associate, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Ref. No. NUIG 114-14

Closing date: Fri, 09 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 28 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

 

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for an 11 month fixed term contract position as Research Associate in the School of Nursing and Midwifery on a Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (Building Digital Capacity) Inter professional Learning project entitled “Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE)”. The position is full-time and is available from January – end date of December 2015).

 

Application: Research Associate Ref No. NUIG 114-14

Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG 124-14

Closing date: Thu, 08 Jan 2015

Post date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, three-year position as postdoctoral researcher with the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, part of the Institute for Lifecourse and Society at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The position is available from February 2015 for a three-year period. The postdoctoral researcher position is part of a multi-stranded programme of research and evaluation spanning Child Protection and Welfare, Alternative Care and Family Support / Prevention.  The programme is funded under an ongoing agreement between the UCFRC and Tusla, the Child and Family Agency.  

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG 124-14

Research Assistant, School of Natural Sciences, NUIG 115-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a research assistant with the Cell EXPLORERS outreach programme in the School of Natural Sciences at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The successful candidate will work on the “national expansion of a sustainable public engagement model” project, funded by Science Foundation Ireland. The position is available from 01.02.2015 to the contract end date of 31/12/2016

Application: Research Assistant, School of Natural Sciences, NUIG 115-14

Research Associate, Centre for Pain Research & Discipline of Economics, NUIG 122-14

Closing date: Sun, 21 Dec 2014

Post date: Mon, 08 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a half-time contract position as Research Associate with the Discipline of Economics at NUI Galway, in conjunction with Centre for Pain Research. This part-time position is available from start January 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter, to a project end date of 31st December 2015. Funded under the Health Research Board Interdisciplinary Capacity Enhancement Programme, the successful applicants will work on several projects in the area of chronic pain (Chronic Pain in Ireland: Population prevalence, clinical management and professional education). The award has a number of features including its aim of developing top independent researchers from a variety of disciplines.  These posts provide the opportunity to work within a small team of researchers from a number of disciplines and a core feature of the award is the opportunity to undertake a personal training and development plan. The projects will involve (a) a study of the prevalence, impact and cost of chronic pain in children (b) development and evaluation of an online psychological treatment for chronic pain (c) evaluation of the effects of providing feedback to GPs about their clinical judgments regarding the management of chronic pain.

Application: Research Associate, Discipline of Economics, NUIG 122-14

Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG 123-14

Closing date: Thu, 08 Jan 2015

Post date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, three-year position as a postdoctoral Researcher with the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, part of the Institute for Lifecourse and Society at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The position is available from February 2015 for a three-year period. This research position is part of a major research and evaluation study on a programme of Prevention, Early Intervention and Family Support being implemented by Tusla, Ireland’s Child and Family Agency, the “Mainstreaming Programme” funded by The Atlantic Philanthropies (Ireland), Galway University Foundation and NUI, Galway.  The successful applicant will work as part of the overall UCFRC team which is involved in a wide-ranging programme of research on Family Support and Youth Development see www.childandfamilyresearch.ie

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG 123-14

Research Associate, Centre for Pain Research, School of Psychology, NUIG 119-14

Closing date: Sun, 21 Dec 2014

Post date: Mon, 08 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a half-time contract position as Research Associate with the School of Psychology at NUI Galway, in conjunction with Centre for Pain Research. This part-time position is available from start January 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter, to a project end date of 31st December 2015. Funded under the Health Research Board Interdisciplinary Capacity Enhancement Programme, the successful applicants will work on several projects in the area of chronic pain (Chronic Pain in Ireland: Population prevalence, clinical management and professional education). The award has a number of features including its aim of developing top independent researchers from a variety of disciplines.  These posts provide the opportunity to work within a small team of researchers from a number of disciplines and a core feature of the award is the opportunity to undertake a personal training and development plan. The projects will involve (a) a study of the prevalence, impact and cost of chronic pain in children (b) development and evaluation of an online psychological treatment for chronic pain (c) evaluation of the effects of providing feedback to GPs about their clinical judgments regarding the management of chronic pain.

Application: Research Associate, School of Psychology, NUIG 119-14

Postdoctoral Researcher, College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies NUIG 109-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Postdoctoral Researcher with the Discipline of Geography at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Irelandand is available from March 1st 2015 to contract end date of August 31st 2016.

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, NUIG 109-14

Industry Programme Manager, CÚRAM (Centre for Research in Medical Devices), NUIG 121-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term contract research position at the Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CÚRAM), National University of Ireland, Galway.  The position is available for an initial 12 month period with possible extension, subject to achievement of agreed targets and KPIs. This position is funded by Science Foundation Ireland and is available from early February, 2015.

Application: Industry Programme Manager, CÚRAM, NUIG 121-14

Researcher, System Architect, College of Engineering and Informatics NUIG 108-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a part-time (50%) fixed term position as a Researcher - ICT System Architect with the Discipline of IT at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Irelandand is available from March 1st 2015 to contract end date of August 31st 2016.

Application: Researcher, System Architect, NUIG 108-14

Researcher, Software Engineer, College of Engineering and Informatics NUIG 107-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Researcher - Software Engineer with the Discipline of IT at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by Enterprise Irelandand is available from March 1st 2015 to contract end date of August 31st 2016.

Application: Researcher, Software Engineer, College of Engineering and Informatics

Research Project Manager, School of Psychology, NUIG 117-14

Closing date: Fri, 16 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 05 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed full-time, two-year Research Project Manager to join the Health Behaviour Change Research Group at the School of Psychology at the National University of Ireland, Galway under the supervision of Dr Molly Byrne. The Project Manager will fulfil a pivotal role in leading this two-year pilot trial of an intervention to improve sexual assessment and counselling in hospital cardiac rehabilitation. This exciting new project is funded by the Health Research Board (HRB) and will be conducted in partnership with the Royal College of Surgeons (Dr Sally Doherty and Prof Hannah McGee), the Health Research Board Clinical Research Facility, Galway (Prof Martin O Donnell), the Department of General Practice at NUI Galway (Prof Andrew Murphy), the School of Nursing and Midwifery NUI Galway (Dr Dympna Casey) and the University of Linkoping, Sweden (Prof Tiny Jaarsma).

Application: Research Project Manager, School of Psychology, NUIG 117-14

Postdoctoral Researcher College of Engineering & Informatics NUIG 128-14

Closing date: Mon, 12 Jan 2015

Post date: Wed, 17 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a 12-month fixed term contract as Postdoctoral Researcher to be based in Mechanical engineering at the College of Engineering & Informatics at NUI Galway. The position is available from 2nd March 2015 to the contract end date on 29th February 2016. This is an EPA-funded project to assess the feasibility of thermochemical energy recovery (combustion, gasification and pyrolysis) from anaerobic digester (AD) digestate at municipal wastewater treatment (WWT) plants. The findings of the project will inform future research and Irish government policy on energy recovery at WWT plants.

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, College of Engineering & Informatics NUIG 128-14

Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG 125-14

Closing date: Thu, 08 Jan 2015

Post date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, three-year position as a postdoctoral researcher with the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, part of the Institute for Lifecourse and Society at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The position is available from February 2015 for a three-year period. The postdoctoral research position is part of a major research and evaluation study on a programme of Prevention, Early Intervention and Family Support being implemented by Tusla, Ireland’s Child and Family Agency, the “Mainstreaming Programme” funded by The Atlantic Philanthropies (Ireland), Galway University Foundation and NUI, Galway.

Application: Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUIG 125-14

Industry Liaison Officer, CÚRAM (Centre for Research in Medical Devices), NUIG 120-14

Closing date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015

Post date: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

Category: Research

Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, fixed term contract research position at the Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CÚRAM), National University of Ireland, Galway. The position is available for an initial 12-month period with possible extension, subject to achievement of agreed targets and KPIs. This position is funded by Science Foundation Ireland and is available from early February 2015. The Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CÚRAM) is a national, SFI funded, €49.6m research centre that brings together researchers from NUI Galway, University College Dublin, Dublin City University, University of Limerick, University College Cork, Trinity College Dublin and Royal College of Surgeons Ireland.

 

 

Application: Industry Liaison Officer, Centre for Research in Medical Devices, NUIG 120-14

Research Assistant, Insight Centre for Data Analytics, Ref. No. NUIG 112-14

Closing date: Mon, 12 Jan 2015

Post date: Fri, 28 Nov 2014

Category: Research

Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for two Research Assistant positions in social media mining in social semantic journalism realm. The successful candidates will work within the Digital Humanities and Journalism group at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics @NUIG (formerly know as DERI), on a project on ‘a socially aware multimedia enrichment solution for journalists and newswire subscribers’, funded by the Science Foundation Ireland.

Application: Research Assistant Software Engineer NUIG 112-14

 

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