Job Vacancy: Research Promotion Officer (part-time) in the Department of Sociology

Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 09:45
We are seeking a part-time (0.6FTE) Research Promotion Officer to assist the Department of Sociology in implementing a range of initiatives to enhance our research capacity, activity, and profile. 

The RPO is responsible for ensuring that research activity of the Department of Sociology is effectively supported and promoted.  The RPO will work professionally and efficiently, in accordance with Maynooth University policies, systems and guidelines, and the culture of the Department of Sociology. The successful candidate will work with and through the Head of Department and, on a day-to-day basis, will liaise with and be supported by the Chair of the Department Research Promotions Committee. The RPO will report twice yearly to that committee and attend department staff meetings acting as an information conduit for research relevant activities and opportunities.  The RPO will provide project management support for staff developing research funding applications, support and assistance regarding the dissemination of research outcomes, and support with events, conferences, symposiums and marketing research related activities.

Administrative Officer II (2022) Salary Scale: €39,628 - €52,548 p.a. pro rata (7 points)
Appointments will be made in accordance with public sector pay provisions.
Closing Date:
23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Sunday, 14th August 2022.
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified above. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.
Late applications will not be accepted.

Apply here.