Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for two full time, specific purpose contracts (6 months) as Research Assistants in Microbiology, The College of Science & Engineering at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
The positions are funded by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland and Science Foundation Ireland. The posts are available from January 2020.
Job Description :
The successful candidates will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of anaerobic wastewater treatment systems, and will work with industry partners on piloting NUI Galway prototypes at industrial sites.
The successful candidates will be expected to take responsibility for meeting appropriate milestones, timelines and deliverables as part of the overall work programme.
The post holders will :
Qualifications / Skills required :
Essential Requirements :
Desirable Requirements :
Employment permit restrictions apply for this category of post
Salary : €22,497 - €35,218 per annum
Continuing Professional Development / Training :
Researchers at NUI Galway are encouraged to avail of a range of training and development opportunities designed to support their personal career development plans.
Further information on research and working at NUI Galway is available on Research at NUI Galway
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Informal enquiries concerning the post may be made to Professor Vincent O’Flaherty ().