BC-57- Research Assistant/Researcher (Photonics Applications)
Contract: Full Time/Fixed Term
Tyndall National Institute at University College, Cork invites applications for the position of a Research Assistant (Photonics Applications). The successful candidate will join the Photonics Centre at Tyndall to work towards the commercialisation of novel high brightness light sources that are being developed within this Centre. The Research Assistant will interact with potential users of the new technology, select the most promising applications, and define meaningful prototype illumination modules in dialogue with members of the Tyndall team and the external contacts. It is envisaged that the activity will lead to the formation of a new company, and that the engineer could move from Tyndall to this new company, once it is formed. At Tyndall the Research Assistant is to work with colleagues that can design, fabricate, package and test the devices, and build the illumination modules to bring the technology to market.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Brian Corbett, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointment may be made on the IUA Research Assistant Scale €28,180- €34,612 or IUA Researcher Scale €37,221-€44,266, depending on qualification and experience.
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Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.
The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.
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.
At this time, Tyndall National Institute does not require the assistance of recruitment agencies.
Tyndall National Institute at University College, Cork is an Equal Opportunities Employer.