Start DateJune 12, 2017
Salary€38,750- €47,255 p.a.
Candidate’s Qualifications (who should apply)
doctoral degree (level 10NFQ) in Physical Activity and Health, Exercise
Science, Physical Education, Health Sciences or similar health related
Experience in publishing papers, writing
Record of conducting individual and/or collaborative
research projects with a variety of research
Evidence of publication in high impact peer-reviewed
Evidence of identifying research priorities, sources
of funding and pursuing the process of securing
Experience of quantitative and/or qualitative
Highly motivated with excellent organisational
Excellent interpersonal, communication and
Demonstrate a capability of working within a project
team to achieve results.
Experience in running intervention-based research
Experience of conducting statistical analyses using
appropriate statistical software.
Demonstrate a commitment to gaining practical
experience working on a research project.
Demonstrate a capacity to work independently and
within a project team to achieve results.
Demonstrable a record of success in leadership
and/or project management.
An ability to win the confidence of stakeholders,
researchers and research partner representatives.
An ability to foster and sustain academic
relationships internally and externally.
Attention to detail and thoroughness in work
practices and an ability to work to deadlines.
application must include the following:
A complete curriculum vitae with email contact
details of two referees (file 1.)
A letter of motivation and a 2-3 page statement of
research accomplishments and future research
goals (file 2.)
A full list of publications with up to three ‘best
papers’ highlighted with reasons (include hyperlinks)
How to Apply
Further information for applicants and application material is available online from: http://www.ul.ie/hrvacancies/
The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday, 7th June 2017.
Applications must be completed online before 12 noon, Irish Standard Time on the closing date.
Please note your application must include:
A letter of introduction indicating how you meet the criteria outlined in the Job description.
A completed online Application Form (separate application forms must be submitted for each post applied for).
Please email [email protected] if you experience any difficulties
Applications are welcome from suitably qualified candidates.
The University is an equal opportunities employer and committed to selection on merit.