Professor (Science, Technology & Society) - Department of Anthropology

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued.

Maynooth University seeks an outstanding researcher and innovator to join our staff as Associate Professor of Anthropology specializing in the area of Science, Technology and Society. The person appointed will have an excellent record in research, scholarship and publication and have the capacity to contribute to teaching, educational innovation, and academic leadership within the Department of Anthropology and across the Faculty and University.

We are seeking an experienced researcher to help build our presence in interdisciplinary, collaborative research programmes linked to priority research areas for the University. The successful candidate will therefore have a demonstrated ability to secure funding, to carry out successful programmes resulting in impactful initiatives, and to develop and lead significant international multidisciplinary research consortia towards global challenges. She/he will also contribute supervision of masters and PhD students.

The appointee will be expected to build a strong research profile, one that supports the University’s research strategy including affiliating to the Research Institutes, where appropriate, and working with colleagues on national and international research. She/he will be expected to sustain and conduct research, engage in scholarship of quality and substance and generate publications of international standard.