Research Assistant – Streamair
Data Science Institute
Ref. No. University of Galway 311-22
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, fixed term position as a Research Assistant with the Data Science Institute (DSI) at the University of Galway. This position is funded by Science Foundation Ireland and Industry partner(s) and is available from Jan 2023 to contract end date of 31 Dec 2023.
The successful candidate will look to fully utilise cloud services to allow air quality evaluation scenario modelling and to make these model forecast predictions to be made available via a cloud-enabled visualisation.
Employment permit restrictions apply for this category of post
Salary: Research Assistant €28,701 to €33,394 per annum pro rata for shorter and/or part-time contracts (public sector pay policy rules pertaining to new entrants will apply).
Start date: Position is available from January 2023
Continuing Professional Development/Training:
The University of Galway provides continuing professional development supports for all researchers seeking to build their own career pathways either within or beyond academia. Researchers are encouraged to engage with our Researcher Development Centre (RDC) upon commencing employment – see www.universityofgalway.ie/rdc for further information.’
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Insight is the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Research Centre for Data Analytics. It is one of the largest data analytics centres in Europe. It seeks to derive value from Big Data and provides innovative technology solutions for industry and society by enabling better decision-making. It supports 450 researchers across the country in areas such as the Fundamentals of Data Science, Sensing and Actuation, Scaling Algorithms, Model Building, Multi Modal Analysis, Data Engineering and Governance, Decision Making and Trustworthy AI. More information on the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics is available at www.insight-centre.org
Informal enquiries concerning the post may be made to Andy Donald
Applications to include a covering letter, CV, and the contact details of three referees should be sent, via e-mail (in word or PDF only) to Andy Donald: email@example.com
Please put reference number University of Galway 311-22 in subject line of e-mail application.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 5.00 pm 15th December 2022
Optional: Interviews are planned to be held mid-December
We reserve the right to re-advertise or extend the closing date for this post.
The University of Galway is an equal opportunities employer.
All positions are recruited in line with Open, Transparent, Merit (OTM) and Competency based recruitment