Job offer in Ireland Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Geography at University College Dublin

(Temporary, 5 Year Posts)

Applications are invited for at least two positions at the Lecturer/Assistant Professor level in the UCD School of Geography (Commencing on 1 Nov. 2019, or on a date to be agreed within Semester 1). Applications are sought from all areas of Geography but candidates with a strong research and teaching record in the following areas are particularly welcome; GIS, especially in areas of hydrology, climatology, biogeography, and coastal, Economic geography, urban and regional development, landscape culture and society.

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 Development and the Global South, MSc Urban Environment, MSc Applied Geospatial Analysis, and MA Geography. In addition, there are research Masters and PhD programmes.

IMP NOTE: Please state clearly in the covering letter of your application any preferences you may have with regards to the available levels of appointment. If not otherwise specified, it will be assumed you wish your application to be considered for either level.

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (2010) ATB Salary Scale: €52,848 – €83,090 per annum


95 Lecturer / Assistant Professor (2010) BTB Salary Scale: *€33,479 – €58,760 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 2nd September 2019.

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:

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: 


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