Basic Function of the post:
The successful candidate will be working hand to hand with the coordinator and PI of the project sharing most of the organization tasks and will be also expected to support PhD students in desk, field and lab work.
Duties & Responsibilities specific to this project:
Collaborate on the design of epidemiological studies for the second part of the AMURAP project.
Collect data in commercial farms, create a database to hold the data and perform analysis of such data.
Collect samples and help in the laboratory analysis of those samples.
PhD in animal health, epidemiology or a related discipline.
Relevant research experience not to exceed 3 years post-PhD.
Experience in dealing with stakeholders in the Irish pig sector.
Experience in setting own research agenda.
Further Information for Candidates
Candidates can access a Fellowship Programme Application form for this post on the Teagasc website at https://www.teagasc.ie/about/opportunities/post-doctoral-opportunities/
Teagasc do not accept Curriculum Vitaes as an application for a position. In order to apply for a post the relevant application form must be completed in order to be considered.
Completed application forms should be TYPED, saved in PDF format and submitted by email to email@example.com no later than 12 noon on Thursday 15th November 2018. Applications received after this time will not be considered.
Teagasc is an equal opportunities employer. Canvassing will disqualify. The details contained above are subject to change without notice.