Professor of Quantum Technology
Department of Physics,
College of Science, Engineering & Food
Tyndall National Institute
Applications are invited from suitable qualified
candidates for a new post in Quantum Technology under the
Senior Academic Leadership Initiative (SALI) Call 2020, in line
with the requirements set out in the Higher Education Authority
This SALI Programme is managed by the Higher Education Authority
(HEA), on behalf of the
Department of Education and Skills (DES).
HE legislation requires institutions to promote gender-balance
among students and staff, and for the HEA to promote the attainment
of equality of opportunity.
The SALI aims to help achieve equality of outcome in the HE
The key objective of this initiative is principally to attract
outstanding female applicants both from within the sectors
currently and internationally.
Only applicants who are suitably qualified will be appointed. If
applicants do not meet normal competition rules for appointment at
Professorship level, then an appointment will not be made.
This is a dedicated Call under the SALI and is an open
competition which both internal and external candidates will be
In line with the objectives of the HEA SALI Call 2020,
applications from highly qualified female candidates will be
prioritised within the boundary of what is legally permissible, in
order to address under-representation. However preferential
consideration of female candidates is excluded if other reasons
worthy of legal protection prevail. In exceptional circumstances,
applications from candidates who are in a minority or protected
under Irish social legislation, or who also belong to an
under-represented minority in academic posts may be considered if
the institution can clearly articulate reasons worthy of legal
protection as to why they should be considered.
Normal University College Cork recruitment procedures apply for
appointment at Professor level.
The successful applicant will be a permanent employee of
University College Cork, under standard terms and conditions.
For an information package including full details of the post,
selection criteria and application process see https://ore.ucc.ie/.
The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an
additional appointment(s) from this competition.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to:
Appointment may be made on the Professor Salary Scale: €124,683
- €157,612 (Scale B) / €118,449- €152,219 (Scale A).
Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance
with public sector pay policy.
Applications must be submitted online via the University College
Cork vacancy portal (https://ore.ucc.ie/). Queries relating to
the online application process should be referred to email@example.com, quoting the
Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon
(Irish Local Time) on Thursday, 12th May 2022
No late applications will be accepted.
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES