Post-Doctoral Researcher, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental
7 Month, Fixed-Term, Whole-time Post
Applications are invited for a position of Post-Doctoral Researcher within the
School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences.
UV-SINTEC is a Science Foundation Ireland multidisciplinary project
investigating the use of novel LED technology, particularly in the UV
spectrum, to aid in the understanding and optimisation of plant growth for
sustainable cropping (https: // uvled4crops.ucc.ie). This post will provide an
exciting opportunity for a newly qualified Post-Doctoral researcher to work in
metabolite analysis of plants and to analyse effects of UV exposure on
specific metabolites. The candidate will engage in the operation and
management of an analytical HPLC facility, and measure responses of plant
metabolites in relation to UV exposure. The position is based in the highly
research-active School of BEES, at the UCC North Mall Campus.
Project Title: Exploiting narrow-band UV-LEDs for Sustainable, Innovative,
Technology-Enabled Cropping (UV-SINTEC)
Post Duration: 7 Months
Salary: €39,522 - €45,609 p.a. (IUA PD1 Salary Scale)
For an information package including further details of the post see
https: // ore.ucc.ie/.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Professor Marcel Jansen,
School of BEES; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy
portal (https: // ore.ucc.ie/). Queries relating to the online application
process should be referred to email@example.com, quoting the job-title and
Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on
Thursday, 13 October 2022. No late applications will be accepted.
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.
UCC is committed to creating and fully embracing an inclusive environment
where diversity is celebrated. As a University we strive to create a workplace
that reflects the diversity of our student population where people from a wide
variety of backgrounds learn from one another, share ideas, and work
collaboratively. UCC is committed to being an employer that recognises the
value of diversity amongst its staff. We encourage applicants to consult our
policies at https: // www. ucc.ie/en/edi/policies/ and initiatives at
https: // www. ucc.ie/en/edi/implementation/ and we welcome applications from
everyone, including those who are underrepresented in the protected
characteristics set out in our Equal Opportunities & Diversity Policy.
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Contact Person : Professor Marcel Jansen Contact Email :
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Close Date : 13-Oct-2022 12:00