National University of Ireland, Galway
Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh
COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, NURSING & HEALTH SCIENCES
Applications are invited for the following post:
Lecturer (Fixed Term, Half Time) in Cardiovascular Studies – Sligo
The post holder will undertake undergraduate clinical teaching, examination
and research in Cardiovascular Studies, at Sligo Medical Academy.
Applicants will be expected to coordinate teaching and delivery of the
undergraduate Paediatric curriculum in line with course delivery at NUIG. The
lecturer in Cardiovascular Studies at the Sligo academy will be an integral
component of the teaching team, responsible for coordinating teaching
activities including, small group teaching, seminars, case presentations,
bedside tutorials, lectures, field trips, etc. including timetabling of events at the
Sligo academy. Participation in assessment and provision of feedback,
formative and summative, are also key responsibilities of the post. The
applicant will also have a key input into the examination process (organisation
and delivery) and liaise closely with the academic team at NUI Galway re
course content, delivery and assessment.
Applicants will be expected to actively participate in research. Formation of
research collaborations with other academic departments and clinical
staff as appropriate. Supervision of research with undergraduate and
Applicants will be expected to perform anticipated administration activities
such as, course timetabling, student rostering, supervising and
organising examination delivery, student queries/feedback, student support
etc. General departmental administration included; responsibility for leading /
managing specific modules.
The successful applicant should have:
Medical degree or equivalent.
At least 1 year’s experience in clinical Cardiovascular.
Have broad clinical and teaching experience.
Excellent organisational and communication skills.
The appointment is effective from the 9th July 2012 to 8th July 2013.
For informal enquiries, contact Dr. Geraldine McCarthy , Academy Dean,
Sligo General Hospital, firstname.lastname@example.org ; Dr. Donal Murray,
Consultant Physician /Cardiologist, Sligo General Hospital, drdonal.murray
Salary: €36,230 - €51,104 p.a. pro rata (Post Jan 2011 entrants)
€40,256 - €56,782 p.a. pro rata (applicable to new entrants
effective from January 2011)
Salary will be determined according to the Government’s pay policy.
Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on Thursday, 26th
April 2012. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the
For more information and Application Form please see
www.publicjobs.ie Applications should be sent to
All applicants will receive an acknowledgement within 2 working days. If you
do not receive an acknowledgement of receipt of your application within this
timeframe or if you have any other queries regarding the application process
please contact Alan Kelly at 01 8587681 or email
Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent
upon the terms of the employment control framework for the higher
National University of Ireland, Galway is an equal opportunities