Call for Research Leaders 2025

July 31, 2018

Teagasc is pleased to launch Research Leaders 2025, an innovative fellowship scheme focused on developing the next generation of research leaders in the agri-food domain, which is co-funded by Teagasc and Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions.

Teagasc seeks applications from experienced researchers (with PhD or four years full-time research experience) in combination with host organisations worldwide (research, industry or civil society organisations). Fellowships will have a duration of 36 months; 18 months outside of Ireland, followed by a “return phase” to Teagasc, Ireland for 18 months. Applicants are free to choose the research topic, outgoing host organisation and the Teagasc supervisor for the return phase.  Applicants will also have the option to undertake a secondment in the non-academic sector. Annual gross salary will be €51,717 or €56,306 (depending on family circumstances). Research expenses will also be available.  Career development of the fellows will be a strong focus of the programme as will a commitment to equal opportunities for both genders. Eligibility conditions apply.

Important Deadlines:
Receipt of Expression of interest: 1st October 2018, 13:00 Dublin Local Time 
Receipt of Full Application: 20th  November 2018, 13:00 Dublin Local Time

For more detailed information visit the Teagasc website.  

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