Contract: Full Time/Specified Purpose
The International Energy Research Centre (IERC) core research team is a multi-disciplinary, collaborative research group, who conduct specific pieces of research to meet the needs of industry and as approved by the IERC Steering Committee. The core research team report to the Head of Research who reports to the IERC Executive Director.
The role of an IERC researcher is mainly, but not exclusively, to carry out Innovation Needs Assessments (INAs) and strategic research planning activities in order to define research objectives and research output specifications. IERC researchers will act as translators of both industry needs and academic research ambitions such that highly structured and well defined research projects can be defined, developed and delivered.
IERC researchers are expected to participate in fully collaborative projects, particularly where special expertise can make a direct contribution and generally for quality control purposes. IERC researchers are expected to have both academic and industry experience, together with a sound understanding of the wider energy landscape beyond their area of expertise. All researchers will be expected to initiate and contribute to writing of proposals for European and other external funding streams.
This post is a full-time, specified purpose position linked to the funding opportunities of the IERC.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Beth Massey at email@example.com
Further information on the Department is also available here.
Appointment may be made on the IUA Researcher Scale €36,853 - €43,828.
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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.
The IERC at Tyndall National Institute at University College, Cork is an Equal Opportunities Employer.