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

Contract Type: Fixed Term Whole-Time

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

Position Summary

The Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory (MISL) in the School of Computer Science & IT at UCC is an internationally recognised research centre focused on innovative networking research. MISL is the UCC home for the SFI-funded CONNECT Centre for Future Networks & Communications. A new targeted project with our industry partner Dell EMC on the area of resource allocation in cloud and edge platforms will soon commence. 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 project investigators Professors Sreenan and Brown, and with the company personnel. We especially seek applications from candidates with expertise in cloud/edge resource optimisation and workload prediction.

Applicants are invited from those with a Ph.D. qualification and publications in a directly relevant area.

Post Duration: Up to 24 months

Project: Resource Allocation in Cloud and Edge Platforms

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. Mary Noonan,, on or before the closing date November 16 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 use Subject “CONNECT Post Doc/Senior Post Doc Researcher: Cloud project” and 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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