Applicants are invited for the post of Lecturer (above the bar) in Information, located within the UCD School of Information and Library Studies. Two 5-year appointments will be made following competition.

The successful candidate(s) will contribute significantly to the quality expansion of research in one or more of the following areas: digital curation, human computer interaction (HCI), user experience (UX) design, visualization / information design, computer supported cooperative work (CSCW), informatisation of social/ organisational processes, management in information organizations, information architecture, information systems design, quantitative approaches and methods in information studies, related topics regarding the interplay of people, information, technology and social structures; and to participate effectively in the School’s educational programmes.

Note: Ideally, applicants will have completed a PhD in Information and Library Science or related discipline. Candidates who do not yet have a PhD in information and library science or related discipline but who expect to have completed this degree by the date of appointment (or within 5 months of the date of appointment) may be considered, as well as candidates with equivalent professional experience in a relevant discipline.

2013 (2010) Lecturer (ATB) Salary Scale: €50,807 – €76,936 per annum

2013 (2011) Lecturer (ATB) Salary Scale: €45,726 – €69,275 per annum *
* Subject to all new entrants to public sector as of 01 January 2011

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines

Closing date: 23.30hrs on Monday 18th November 2013 (GMT)


  • Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 11:30pm on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

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