University College Dublin, Geography
Assistant Professor in Geography (Ad Astra Fellow)
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Applications are sought for Ad Astra Fellows within the UCD School of Geography.
In support of the 2024 University College Dublin Strategic Plan 'Rising to the Future', UCD continues its ambitious plan to increase our faculty numbers by 500 over five years.
With an initial 5-year contract, research support for these 5 years and the opportunity for an on-going contract subject to performance, there has never been a better time to join the faculty at Ireland's Global University and to live in one of Europe's most vibrant, friendly and connected capital cities.
Applicants must have a PhD in Geography or an allied field, a strong, demonstrable commitment to research and publication, an ability to teach at University level, a capacity for graduate student supervision, excellent interpersonal skills, and a willingness to work with colleagues who have diverse interests but share the common goal of improving the standing of Geography in Ireland and globally.
The School of Geography has a diverse undergraduate geography programme and a suite of graduate geography programmes that align with the research interests of staff. These include: MA Geopolitics and the Global Economy; MSc Critical Geographies: Power and Inequality; MSc Risk, Resilience and Sustainability; MSc Geospatial Data Analysis; and MA Geography. In addition, there are research Masters and PhD programmes.
Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Ad Astra Fellow website: http://www.ucd.ie/adastrafellows/
95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale: €55,397 - €87,724 per annum
Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines
Closing date: 17.00hrs (Local Irish Time) on 14th February 2022
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Irish Local Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.
Please note: the eRecruitment system only requests the names of two referees. The full list of 3 referees should be included in the text of your application.
UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.
Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below:https://www.ucd.ie/hr/t4media/Academic%20Contract.pdf