Assistant Professor in Zoology (Animal Behaviour)

Trinity College Dublin

Job title:

Assistant Professor in Zoology (Animal Behaviour)


Trinity College Dublin

Job description

The School of Natural Sciences are seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor within the discipline of Zoology with an excellent research record in Animal Behaviour. As a fundamental aspect of Zoology teaching and research we aim to build on a track record of excellence in this field. Candidates with successful research achievements and potential in field and/or laboratory based animal behaviour are invited to apply. Areas of expertise may include studies of predator / prey systems, foraging behaviour, sexual selection, movement ecology, breeding biology, sensory perception, animal welfare, or any other branch of animal behavioural analysis. Post Status Tenure Track – This position is Tenure Track position which is 5-years in the first instance, permanency is subject to satisfying the tenure requirements. Salary: Appointment will be made on the Lecturer Salary Scale (109BN) commensurate with qualifications / experience and in line with Public Sector Pay Policy [€39,469 to €95,441 per annum] How to Apply: Applicants should provide the following information when applying A comprehensive curriculum vitae, including a full list of publications The names and contact details (i.e. addresses, e-mail, etc.) of three referees A research plan (summarising research to be carried out in the next two years and including details of funding to be sought – 2 pages) and a teaching statement (summarising teaching experience and approach – 2 pages) PLEASE NOTE: Candidates who do not submit this additional information may not be considered for shortlisting Closing Date: 12 noon (Irish Standard Time) 9th May 2024 Application will only be accepted by applying online through the Trinity Jobs Portal At Trinity, we are committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion. Trinity welcomes applications from all individuals, including those applicants with disabilities, those who may have had non-traditional career paths, those who have taken time out for reasons including family or caring responsibilities. We also welcome international applicants including those whom have been displaced due to war. Trinity College Dublin is Ireland’s premier University. We are an EU Sustainable Gender Equality Champion and we hold an Athena Swan Silver award, recognising our ongoing work to advance gender equality both within Trinity and in the Higher Education sector. Trinity is committed to supporting work-life balance and to creating a family-friendly working environment.

  • Sector:

Career Level

  • Experienced [Non-Managerial]

Expected salary

€39469 – 95441 per year


Southside Dublin

Job date

Sat, 13 Apr 2024 05:58:59 GMT

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