SRT-04 Research Assistant for the development of polymer-based electrochemical substrates
Contract : Full Time/Fixed Term
The Tyndall National Institute is a world leader in the development of electrochemical sensors and systems for use in life sciences applications. Working closely with a global range of academic, business and end-user partners, our technology is under evaluation by several multinational corporations and is approaching market readiness in a number of areas. In parallel, Tyndall has an ambitious strategy that will leverage our core strengths in Information and Communications Technologies to develop the next generation of breakthrough sensors and systems for health. There is a growing demand for integrated systems for health applications, including for early detection, diagnosis and monitoring of disease.
Development of novel immunoelectrochemical sensors creates the possibility to identify biomarkers at the earliest possible stage, leading to more effective therapeutic options and better clinical outcomes. This project will produce new knowledge towards continuous electrochemical immunosensor platform capable of early detection of selected biomarkers.
Tyndall National Institute - University College Cork, invites applications for a Research Assistant for a 12 month project, salary is aligned with the Irish University Association (IUA) scale and based on experience.
Tyndall National institute has a proactive entrepreneurial culture and we welcome applications from candidates who possess entrepreneurial and creative skills/experience, including the creation of technology start-ups.
Appointment may be made on the IUA Scale for Research Assistants € € 30,025- € 39,908 pa. Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.
Enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr Sofia Teixeira, [email protected]
Closing date of applications is 30th November 2023
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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