Assistant Professor in Physiology (Tenure Track)

Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin
Employment Type
€36,369 - €88,616 per annum
Trinity College Dublin

Assistant Professor in Physiology (Tenure Track)  

The School of Medicine, Trinity College Dublin, invites applications for a tenure track lectureship in Physiology. The successful applicant will have a PhD in Physiology or a closely related area; and will be expected to provide instruction in Physiology and/or related topics to undergraduate and postgraduate students. Candidates should have a proven track record of teaching and research, an ability to engage effectively in academic administration and an ability to contribute to ongoing course development. The Discipline of Physiology has a strong track record in the areas of Neuroscience and Exercise Physiology. However, we welcome applications from individuals with a track record in any area of cellular and/or systems physiology.

Hours of Post: Fulltime. 

Salary: Appointment will be made on the Lecturer Salary Scale (109BN) commensurate with qualifications / experience and in line with Public Sector Pay Policy [€36,369 to €88,616 per annum]  

Closing date: 2nd August 2022 at 12 noon GMT

How to apply: 

In order to assist the selection process, applicants should submit the following : 

1.  A comprehensive curriculum vitae, including a full list of publications

2.  The names and contact details (i.e. addresses, e-mail, etc.) of three referees

3.  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)


Candidates who do not submit this additional information may not be considered for shortlisting.

Candidates who do not address the application requirements above in their cover letter will not be considered at the short list stage.

Candidates should note that the interview process for this appointment may include the delivery of a presentation and may include a test of practical skills.

Any Applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. Late Applications will not be accepted. 

Please see below the Job Description and Application Information for this position. 

Informal enquiries about this post should be made to Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Mark Cunningham, Head of Discipline of Physiology, School of Medicine. 



Application queries about this post, please email Clodagh Daly   and include the Competition ID number in the subject heading.

Trinity is an equal opportunities employer, and we encourage applications from talented people of all backgrounds.