SKH-02 Post-Doc Researcher (Electrical Engineering)
Contract type: Full Time/Specified Purpose
The International Energy Research Centre (hosted at Tyndall National Institute) invites applications for the position of Engineer/Researcher in the thematic area of Embedded and Distributed Generation Systems.
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.
IERC research projects bring together value chains of Industry Partners (Energy Service Companies, Technology Integrators, Facilities Management Companies, ICT and Telecoms Companies, etc.), with leading Research Institutions to deliver innovative and commercially relevant solutions to the Energy Sector. The Centre is currently developing new activity under the strategic thematic areas of Low Carbon Heating and Cooling, Energy Efficiency and Analytics and Distributed Generation Systems.
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.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
This is a full-time, specified purpose position with the IERC, starting at appointment and is tied to the funding profile of the IERC. The IERC is an equal opportunity employer supporting a collaborative and creative working environment.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to the hiring manager firstname.lastname@example.org or Head of Research at email@example.com . Further information on the IERC is available at http://www.ierc.ie/.
Appointment may be made on the Postdoctoral Researcher Scale €37,221 - €44,266 depending on qualification and experience.
Closing date of Applications is 5pm on 24th June, 2019. Interviews will include presentations.
Step 1 - click here to download and complete the Application form and indicate SKH-02 as the Job Reference
Step 2 – return completed Application form, together with your CV and motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Handwritten forms will not be accepted.
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.