Job offer in Ireland Post-Doctoral Researcher / Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher at University College Cork

Contract Type: Fixed Term Whole-Time

Please note this position may be filled at Post-Doctoral or Senior Post-Doctoral Level depending on the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate.

Position Summary

ENABLE is a national Science Foundation Ireland project on smart communities, led by the CONNECT Research Centre in collaboration with the Insight and Lero Research Centres. At UCC, the ENABLE project spans Insight, represented by Prof. Brown, and CONNECT, represented by Prof. Sreenan. A new project with our industry partner NETGEAR will soon commence, on the topic of traffic routing in outdoor wireless mesh networks with renewable energy supplies. In this regard, we are now seeking to fill a Post-Doctoral position, making an appointment up to the level of Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher depending on the career stage of the successful applicant. The appointed person will be expected to make significant contributions to the direction and progress of the project, working closely with the Principal Investigators, Professors Brown and Sreenan, and with the company personnel.

Applicants are invited from those with a Ph.D. qualification and publications in a directly relevant area. Experience with networking and network management is essential. Expertise in 802.11 wireless networking and mesh routing algorithms, and with network simulators, is desirable. 

Post Duration: 12 months

Project: A solution for traffic routing in outdoor wireless mesh networks with renewable energy supplies.

 For full particulars on this post please refer to:

For Informal Enquiries on the post candidates should contact:

Name: Cormac Sreenan

Title: Professor

Email Address:

Telephone: +353 21 4205930

To Apply:

By email to Ms. Caitríona Walsh at stating “NETGEAR PostDoc/Senior PostDoc Researcher” in the subject line on or before the November 16th, 2018.

Please include (PDF format only):

  • short cover letter;
  • full CV;
  • statement of research interests and achievements;
  • copies of two most significant peer-reviewed papers.

Please specify whether you wish to be considered for the Post-Doctoral Researcher and/or Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher position. Supplementary Information on the Department/Research Centre and the post is available at the following URL:


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