DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN
Assistant/College Lecturer In Plant Cell Biology (Permanent
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Applications are invited for a full-time permanent Lectureship in
Plant Cell Biology. Applicants should have a Ph.D. and an
established research record in plant cell and organ structural cell
biology using modern methods of microscopy and molecular
biology to investigate function.
The post is in the Department of Botany which, together with the
Departments of Industrial Microbiology and of Zoology, is integrated
into the Division of Biosciences. The Division has strong research
interests spanning all aspects of biology, including cell and
The successful candidates will contribute to teaching in the 4-year
Honours Degree programmes of Botany, Plant Genetic Engineering
and Cell & Molecular Biology.
There are excellent infrastructural facilities available for research in
cell and molecular biology, with access to a full range of light and
electron microscopes and molecular biology laboratory equipment.
New-post staff will receive start-up equipment and recurrent
expenditure funding from the Department and the Faculty of
Science. National research programmes offer fast-track access to
research grants for new academic staff in Ireland.
The appointment will be made at the level of Assistant/College
Lecturer and will be dependent on qualifications and experiences.
The current salary scales are:
Assistant Lecturer: IR=A319,369 =F1 IR=A331,261 (new entrants)
College Lecturer: IR=A330,193 =F1 IR=A348,945 (new entrants)
Closing date for receipt of completed applications is: Friday, 15
Roman</param>Further information can be obtained from the Department
Information about the University may be obtained from http://www.ucd.ie
Dr. Thomas F. Gallagher
University College Dublin
Email: TOMMY.GALLAGHER at UCD.IEhttp://www.ucd.ie/~botany/Botany.htm