The Centre for Constitutional Studies invites expressions of interests from prospective candidates for a Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Fellowships are open to persons who 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 2016 and 31 May 2021. Fellowship can be held for either one or two years and offer:

  • a salary of €31,275 per annum
  • employer’s PRSI contribution of €3,455 per annum (11.05% 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

Candidates who are interested in conducting research into any area of constitutional studies under the mentorship or supervision of a member of the UCD Faculty are invited to send a formal expression of interest to eoin.carolan@ucd.ie. Candidates should provide a short CV and a brief outline (no more than 500 words) of their research interests and/or proposal.

Closing date for applications is 19 November 2020.

Please find more information on the IRC GOI Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021 here.