Applications are invited for a temporary post of a Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 within UCD School of Mechanical & Materials Engineering.
This 18 months post-doctoral research fellow position is based in the UCD Laboratory for Advanced Manufacturing Simulation and Robotics (LAMS) and will provide the successful applicant with the opportunity to work on an exciting research project that has academic and broader societal impact, as well as engaging in research career training and development.
The ReAMPS (Resilience to Address Medicines Shortages for Patients) project focuses on the development of predictive analytics tools to mitigate drug shortages and enhance resilience in drug supply chains, which is part of a Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Digital for Resilience National Challenge Fund project.
Applicants will require advanced knowledge in at least one of the following fields: mathematical modelling/optimization, simulation modelling, or data analytics/data science.
This post-doctoral research fellow position provides the opportunity for a flexible work arrangement, with the potential of working in hybrid mode, within the island of Ireland.
This is a research focused role, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training and development under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator.
The primary purpose of the role is to further develop your research skills and competences, including the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications, the development of funding proposals, the mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.
Postdoctoral Researcher 2017 Level I €42,783 - €49,177 per annum.
Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on the 21st November 2023.
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.
UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.
The PD1 position is intended for early stage researchers, either just after completion of a PhD or for someone entering a new area for the first time. If you have already completed your PD1 stage in UCD or will soon complete a PD1, or you are an external applicant whose total Postdoctoral experience, inclusive of the duration of the advertised post, would exceed 4 years, you should not apply and should refer to PD2 posts instead.
Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/