Biofilm Engineering Laboratory


Job Application

Research Positions


Postdoctoral vacancies

Later this year we will have a postdoc vacancy.  Further details will be posted here. Candidates must have a primary degree in Chemical Engineering

PhD positions

We recently took on a large number of new PhD students. For this reasons we are not currently seeking new PhD student, however a vacancy will arise in early 2018 and details will be posted here.


We are constantly looking for enthusiastic researchers to join our team. There are opportunities for research at all levels including  PhD and Post-doctoral positions.

PhD Studentships:
Applications from prospective postgraduate students are welcome in mid- 2018. If you require further information on availability of PhD places, the research we are currently undertaking or funding opportunities contact eoin.casey@ucd.ie

In general prospective students should first seek scholarship opportunities from organisations such as the IRC (Irish Research Council )

Post-Doctoral Positions:
Funded post-doctoral positions will be widely advertised, although we are always interested in hearing from suitably qualified people who are interested in our research.

Postdoctoral applicants should examine funding opportunities to support their stay before asking for assistance with any fellowship applications. Please allow at least two months before the closing date of these fellowship funding schemes before making contact. For help with fellowships contact Prof Eoin Casey and visit the funding bodies below:
– Marie Curie Fellowships
– Irish Research Council Fellowships

Summer Studentships/Internships
We are not currently seeking interns