Applications are invited for Teagasc Postdoctoral Research Fellowship programme in Animal health genomics to study in Ireland. International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.
The Teagasc post-doctoral programme provides training and development opportunities for early career scientists that enhances their experience of learning and equips them with the necessary skills for the next stage of their chosen career in research.
Teagasc is the agriculture and food development authority in Ireland. Its mission is to support science-based innovation in the agri-food sector and the broader bioeconomy that will underpin profitability, competitiveness and sustainability.
Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue postdoctoral programme.
Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in the field of Animal health genomics.
Scholarship Award: Appointment will be at the minimum point of the Post Doctoral Level 1 (PD1) scale (€34,975).
The current PD1 scale is as follows: PD1: €34,975 (min.); €35,974; €37,003 (max.) Increments will be awarded annually* subject to performance and completion of the prescribed training plan. Note: Exceptional circumstances may apply for candidates with current or previous service in the public sector. *Remuneration and the annual cycle for the payment of increments may be adjusted from time to time in line with Government policy.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Scholarship can be taken in Ireland
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
PhD in a relevant discipline with up to 3 years’ (max.) relevant experience. The combined total of this contract combined with any other PD1 contracts must not exceed 3 years in total.
Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: PhD in a relevant discipline with up to 3 years’ (max.) relevant experience.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: Completed application forms should be TYPED, saved in PDF format and submitted by email to teagascjobs-at-clark.ie no later than 12 midnight on Friday 15th September 2017.
Application Deadline: Fellowship application deadline is September 15, 2017.