Senior Lecturer/Consultant x2

Ireland (IE)
€149, 260-€185,492 p.a.
04 Jun 2019
28 Jun 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time


The University of Limerick (UL) with over 15,000 students and 1,400 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensures that we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity. We are renowned for providing an outstanding student experience and employability and conducting leading edge research. Our commitment is to make a difference by shaping the future through educating and empowering our undergraduate and postgraduate students. UL is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 130 hectares with the River Shannon as a unifying focal point. Outstanding recreational, cultural and sporting facilities further enhance this exceptional learning and research environment.

The Graduate Entry Medical School (GEMS) at UL was established in 2007 and is the first medical school to be founded since the establishment of the Irish State, the first graduate-entry medical school in Ireland and the first to integrate problem-based learning techniques into its medical degree curriculum.

UL Hospitals Group delivers care to patients across six sites each year, serving a population of over 385,000 people in the Mid-West. It has been growing over the past number of years adding important facilities to its campus including a new state of the art Emergency Department, Critical Care Unit, 24 hour cardiology service, Cystic Fibrosis Inpatient and Outpatient Unit, Breast Unit, Acute Inpatient Stroke Unit, and Dialysis Unit. It has also introduced the Da Vinci Xi Dual Console Robot making it the first public hospital in the state to offer such technology for patients.

Applications are invited for the following positions:

Faculty of Education & Health Sciences

Graduate Entry Medical School/UL Hospitals Group

Senior Lecturer/Consultant in Surgery - Multiannual (0.5 FTE UL; 0.5 FTE HSE)

Senior Lecturer/Consultant in Paediatrics - Multiannual (0.5 FTE UL; 0.5 FTE HSE)

Salary Scale: €149, 260-€185,492 p.a.

Further information for applicants and application material is available online by clicking the apply button.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 28th June 2019.

Applications must be completed online before 12 noon, Irish Standard Time on the closing date.

This position is subject to Garda Vetting and Foreign Police Clearance. If you have resided outside Ireland for a cumulative period of 36 months or more over the age of 18 years you must furnish a Foreign Police Clearance (FPC) from the country or countries of residence. Please note; any costs incurred in this process will be borne by the candidate.

Please email if you experience any difficulties

Applications are welcome from suitably qualified candidates.

The University of Limerick holds a Bronze Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advancing equality in higher education. The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to selection on merit welcoming applicants from all sections of the community. The University has a range of initiatives to support a family friendly working environment, including flexible working.

“The University of Limerick has implemented a “Smoke and Vape Free Campus Policy”.  Smoking and vaping in all forms is prohibited.”

University of Limerick