Adjunct Appointments & Adjunct Clinical Appointments (Renewals), College of Medicine & Health

University College Cork
April 18, 2024
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Adjunct Appointments & Adjunct Clinical Appointments (Renewals), College of Medicine & Health

The Head of College, Prof Helen Whelton, is pleased to open the application process for Adjunct Positions within the College of Medicine and Health.

Prior to submission, prospective applicants are required to engage in discussions regarding the intended level of adjunct appointment. It is necessary to obtain approval from the respective Head of Academic Department, Head of School, or Head of Research functional area.

If the case for the appointment is considered sustainable, a detailed proposal should be submitted for the consideration and approval by the College Adjunct Appointments Committee.

For full details on the Regulation for Appointment of Adjunct see:

This regulation is to be read in conjunction with the Universities Act, 1997, and the Principal Statute (

Important information

• The call is open from Thursday, 22nd February 2024 until 12 noon on Thursday, 18th April 2024

• Only fully completed applications submitted via the UCC HR portal will be reviewed by the Adjunct Committee.

• Appointments are for three years (but subject to renewal following review by the Adjunct Appointments Committee).

• The successful appointment of an individual with one of the titles below is an honorary appointment with an honorary title.

o an Adjunct Professor

o an Adjunct Senior Lecturer

o an Adjunct Lecturer

o an Adjunct Clinical Professor

o an Adjunct Clinical Senior Lecturer

o an Adjunct Clinical Lecturer

• The appointment does not entitle the individual to any remuneration in respect of the appointment. The University may reimburse out of pocket expenses (i.e. mileage and subsistence) incurred by that individual for working visits to the University, provided these expenses have been properly vouched in line with UCC policy. These expenses will be paid tax free provided, the expense of travelling and subsistence:

o merely put the unpaid individual in a position to carry out their work; and

o no more than reimburse the individual the expenses actually incurred by them and do not exceed what are known as the Civil Service rates for reimbursement of expenses of travelling and subsistence.

o Please note that if the individual is already paid through the UCC payroll for other services, i.e. teaching/lecturing services then the expenses outlined above may be taxable as a result.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to the relevant Heads of School:

  • Prof Nicole Muller, School of Clinical Therapies: [email protected]
  • Prof Paul Brady, Cork University Dental School and Hospital: [email protected]
  • Prof Paula O'Leary, School of Medicine: [email protected]
  • Prof Patricia Leahy-Warren, School of Nursing & Midwifery: [email protected]
  • Prof Brendan Griffin, School of Pharmacy: [email protected]
  • Prof Ella Arensman, School of Public Health: [email protected]
  • General Queries to

  • Dr Susan Rafferty-McArdle, College Manager, College of Medicine & Health: [email protected]
  • Procedure:

    1. Download the application form

    2. Discuss with your relevant Head, fill in and obtain Head's signature.

    3. Complete the online cover application.

    4. Upload your CV

    5. Upload your Application form

    Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal (https: // Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to [email protected], quoting the job- title.

    Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Thursday, 18th April 2024.

    No late applications will be accepted.


    Contact Person : Dr Susan Rafferty-McArdle Contact Email : [email protected] Job ID : 075132 Contact Number : Close Date : 18-Apr-2024 12:00

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