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Lecturer in Computer Science
National University of Ireland Galway

Date Posted Feb. 19, 2020
Title Lecturer in Computer Science
University National University of Ireland Galway
Galway, Ireland
Department School of Computer Science.
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Core Faculty
  • Computer Science


Applications are invited for an appointment as Lecturer (Above or Below the Bar) in Computer Science at the National University of Ireland Galway. Up to three new posts will be filled as a result of this recruitment.

NUI Galway, which was originally founded in 1845, is a publicly funded university and has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top-quality teaching and research. NUI Galway continues to perform strongly in the QS World University Rankings, maintaining its position among the world’s elite educational institutions. The 2019 QS World University Rankings placed the University at number 259 out of the world’s top 1,000 universities.

The University now wishes to recruit outstanding individuals to up to three full-time permanent Lecturer positions (at Above or Below the Bar level, depending on experience) within the School of Computer Science. The successful candidates will actively contribute to the University’s strategic vision for ICT, and will participate in research, teaching, student project supervision, and programme administration across a complimentary portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate ICT programmes.

Applicants are requested at the time of application to identify which grade they wish to apply for the position. The options can be Lecturer above the Bar or Lecturer Below the Bar or both.

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Michael Madden, Chair of School of Computer Science. Email or telephone: +353-91-493797.

Please see the following website for additional information about the School of Computer Science in NUI Galway:

€38,644 P.A. to €59,976 P.A. (if appointed at the Below-the-Bar scale);
€65,453 P.A. to €84,522 P.A. (if appointed at the Above-the-Bar scale).

This appointment will be made on either the Lecturer Above the Bar or the Lecturer Below the Bar scale, depending on the background and experience of the appointee, in line with current Government pay policy. (For pre-1995 public sector entrants in Ireland, the D class Salary rates will apply.)

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on 20th March 2020. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting will apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.
Further details are available at

For more information and Application Form please see website: Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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