Lecturer in Economic Geology

Applications are invited for an appointment as lecturer in Economic Geology at NUI Galway.

The applicant should have expertise in the fundamental skills which underpin economic geoscience, such as mineralogy, geochemistry, petrology or structural geology.

The successful applicant will be required to develop and lead teaching in undergraduate modules related to these subject areas, contribute to field training of students in Earth & Ocean Sciences and supervise undergraduate and postgraduate projects. The candidate will be expected to carry out research in areas related to economic geology such as energy critical elements, geothermal energy or magmatic systems. It is anticipated that they will attract competitive funding (exchequer and non-exchequer) and build national and international collaborations. The candidate will also help develop and expand teaching/research synergies with the other constituent disciplines of the School of Natural Sciences and the College of Science and Engineering.

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Tiernan Henry (Head of Earth & Ocean Sciences), Email tiernan.henry@nuigalway.ie or Dr Sadhbh Baxter, Email sadhbh.baxter@nuigalway.ie

Additional information on the Discipline is available at: www.nuigalway.ie/eos/

Salary: €66,762 to €86,212 p.a (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)

(This appointment will be made on the lecturer above the Bar scale in line with current Government pay policy)

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on 24th July 2021. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation. Further details are available at www.dbei.ie

For more information and Application Form please see website: http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/jobs/ Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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