Several positions to start August 2024

Three fully funded 4 year Ph.D. positions will be funded to the level of €22,000 per annum for a start in August 2024. These positions are open until filled. It is not limited to applications from Irish, EU or UK nationals at present and non-EU applicants will be considered.

Details will be added below in time. At present enquiries should be addressed by email to me.

Exploring Novel Nanomeshes, their Electronic Structure and use as Sensors

The previously advertised fully funded 4-year position funded by a TCD Postgraduate Scholarship has been filled.

Three PhD positions

Details of the three open PhD positions will appear here shortly.





All candidates whether Irish, EU, UK and non-EU in origin are encouraged to apply. The anticipated start date for the PhD is from August 2024. The deadline for applications is as soon as possible but no later than 15th June 2024. The positions will be filled as soon as an appropriate candidate is found.  Those able to start on time or without undue delay will be at an advantage as compared to other students.

A general requirement for PhD entrants is the applicant should have a Second Class Honours Grade I (II.1) or higher Bachelors degree, preferably in Physics, Nanoscience, Chemistry or equivalent, or a higher level Masters degree in these subjects.


For more information:

Applicants should include in their application a motivation letter, CV and contact info for 2 referees. Informal enquiries to Prof. McGuinness are encouraged ( ). More detailed information can be available upon request.