Fellowship: Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme, 2020

Deadline: 27 November 2019

This programme aims to support suitably qualified applicants in any discipline to pursue a postdoctoral fellowship at an eligible higher education institution in Ireland. Fellows will hold a Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship. These fellowships can be held for either one or two years.

Eligibility: an applicant must have either graduated or have been certified as having fulfilled all the requirements for the award of a doctoral degree, including the submission of the hardbound corrected thesis, within the five-year period between 31 May 2015 and 31 May 2020.

Salary and benefits:

· a salary of €31,275 per annum
· employer’s PRSI contribution of €3,425 per annum (10.95% of salary)
· employer’s pension contribution, where applicable, of €6,255 per annum (20% of salary)
· eligible direct research expenses of €5,000 per annum

To apply, all participants must create and submit their forms via the online system.