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Research Positions


Postdoctoral vacancies

We are currency advertising a 3 year postdoc in wastewater treatment (modelling) see

Later this year we will have 2 further vacancies.  One in Chemical Engineering (membrane processes) the other in nanomaterials

Three PhD positions

Your Profile: You should be motivated and enthusiastic with an excellent academic record. You should have the ability to work independently and as part of a team

Position 1: You must hold (or soon hold) a Masters or Bachelor’s degree in Physical Chemistry/inorganic chemistry or materials science

Position 2: You must hold (or soon hold) a Masters or Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering

Position 3: You must hold (or soon hold) a Masters or Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering

To Apply: send a (max) 2-page CV including course grade details, and a one page motivation letter to eoin.casey@ucd.ie by June 28th 2017.

All position are fully funded (stipend , fees and research costs)


positions in Energy Systems Integration (Applications in Wastewater Treatment)

These posts have been filled


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 at any time. 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
Plans for 2018 are not yet finalised