Closing date 6th May 2014
Professor and Head of Department of English,
National University of Ireland, Maynooth.
The National University of Ireland Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) is the fastest growing university in Ireland with over 8,500 students and outstanding research and scholarship in the sciences, humanities and social sciences. The university is now entering a new and exciting phase of its development, with a new strategic plan centred on further enhancing our academic programmes, providing a distinctive student experience of the highest quality, focusing our research activities on a small number of priority themes, and further internationalising the university.
To support this development, the university is seeking to recruit outstanding academics, with a strong track record of research and teaching, to the following position:
Professor and Head of Department of English
Salary Professor A (Post 1995): €106,516 – €136,276 p.a. (6 points)Professor B (Post 1995): €78,331 – €103,253 p.a. (6 points)
Appointments will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.The decision to appoint as Professor A or Professor B is made by the President based on the report of the Selection Panel and the experience and track record of the successful candidate. To be appointed at Professor A level, the successful candidate will have an excellent record of published work of international quality and demonstrated leadership in their field, will be an excellent teacher and academic innovator, and will normally have experience and demonstrated capacity in administrative as well as academic leadership.
Please ensure that you USE THE FOLLOWING REFERENCE ‘Prof-Eng’ in the subject line of your application email. This will clarify which role you are applying for.
Applications should be made by sending the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org
- A Curriculum Vitae, including all qualifications and experience, and a covering letter addressing your interest and suitability for the role;
- The names, email addresses, correspondence addresses, fax and telephone numbers of three referees whom the University may contact.
The completed application documents should be forwarded by email to arrive no later than midnight, Tuesday, 6th May 2014. Late applications will not be accepted.National University of Ireland, Maynooth is an equal opportunities employerThe position is subject to the Statutes of the University