Job offer in Ireland Lectureship in Pharmaceutics at University College Cork

Specific Purpose Whole-time Post
(anticipated duration of 5 Years)

UCC wishes to appoint a highly motivated candidate to the role of Lecturer in Pharmaceutics to integrate with the existing dynamic drug delivery group. Mentored by the Professor of Pharmaceutics and reporting to the Head of the School of Pharmacy, the successful candidate will contribute to the delivery of research led teaching, assessment and examining on courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Engagement and past experience in internationally competitive research in the field, including supervision of PhD students, peer-reviewed publications and generation of research income, is essential. External collaboration with the Pharmaceutical Industry, the Pharmacy profession and other research active institutes will be encouraged. In addition, the selected candidate will be expected to play a role in developing and delivering new programmes for national and international markets, this may include international travel.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see  The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Professor Stephen Byrne, Head of School. Tel: Int + 353 21 4901658, Email: Further information on the School of Pharmacy is available at

Appointment may be made on the Lectureship Salary Scale:  €33,481 – €59,132/€64,627 – €83,096. Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal. Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to, quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Thursday 18th July 2019

No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector


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