VACANCY: Irish Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow internship opportunity at the HEA

The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is the statutory planning and policy development body for higher education and research in Ireland. 

An internship opportunity, based in the HEA International Education section, is being made available for application by Irish Research Council Postdoctoral Fellows.

The Irish Research Council is strongly committed to providing excellent career development opportunities to Postdoctoral Fellows funded under our schemes.  In particular, the Council advocates a rounded approach to developing a research career to include experiences beyond the purely academic sphere. 

In line with this strategy, the HEA in partnership with the Irish Research Council is pleased to offer an internship for 12 months, based at the HEA’s offices in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

Further information about the internship is detailed below.

In order to apply, please complete the application form in the document below and submit it, along with a two-page Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter, addressed to the Assistant Director, Irish Research Council. This should be submitted by email to pbrown@research.ie no later than 5pm on Friday 26 August 2016.

Your CV should be focused on communicating any relevant skills and administrative experience. Applicants must be available for interview in the week beginning 5 September 2016 (dates to be confirmed) and available to start the internship by the end of September 2016.

Queries on the role can be directed to Mary May, HEA International Education Section.