Vacancies and Opportunities
Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin is seeking to fill the following fulltime academic position:
Assistant Professor in Environmental or Plant Science, Tenure Track*
This is an open search for a candidate with experience in any aspect of environmental science involving plants and/or fungi and their interactions with water from the individual plant to the global scale including field, experimental, theoretical and/or modelling approaches. The successful candidate will join a thriving research and teaching environment in the Discipline of Botany, School of Natural Sciences which has strong expertise in plant ecophysiology, taxonomy and systematics, plant-atmosphere interactions, plant-pollinator interactions, palaeobiology and tropical ecology.
The successful candidate must have a postdoctoral degree in a relevant research area.
* This is a Tenure Track position which is 5-years in the first instance, permanency is subject to satisfying the tenure requirements.
Appointment will be made on the Lecturer Salary Scale at a point in line with Irish Government Pay Policy [€34,214 to €83,102 per annum]. Appointment will be made no higher than point 8 (i.e. €48,572).
Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements: https://www.tcd.ie/hr/assets/pdf/academichours-public-service-agreement.pdf
The successful applicants will be based on the main Trinity Campus, Dublin 2 or designated premises.
Closing Date: Closing Date: 12 Noon (Irish Time), Friday 8th February 2019.
All applications must be made via e-Recruitment at https://jobs.tcd.ie
Trinity is an equal opportunities employer, and we encourage applications from talented people of all backgrounds.