Post-Doctoral Research Fellow via EURAXESS

University College Dublin

Dublin, , IE

Applications are invited for a temporary post of a UCD Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 within UCD School of Geography

The project will be conducted within the School of Geography at UCD, with project collaborators in State Government, Water Industries and Universities in Australia. Possibilities for (co-)location in Ireland or Australia can be discussed. The Post-Doctoral Research Fellow will examine the application of paleoclimate proxy data to future predictions of water use in selected catchments in eastern Australia. As part of this project, the PDRF will work with an existing paleoclimate proxy database derived from published data sources in the southern Hemisphere. The role of the researcher is to interpret, disseminate and lead the publication of results from this dataset.

This is a research focused role, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training and development under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator. The primary purpose of the role is to further develop your research skills and competences, including the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications, the development of funding proposals, the mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.

Salary: €37,874 per annum

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 5th May 2020

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 (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV’s submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: