REPORTS TO: Project Leader
CONTRACT TYPE: Specific Purpose
SALARY SCALE: €65,414 – €70,200 p.a. pro rata (maximum starting salary is €67,323 p.a. pro rata)
WEBLINK TO SCHOOL/DEPARTMENT: http://www.ulsites.ul.ie/ces/ and https://bernalinstitute.com/
WEBLINK TO RESEARCH CENTRE: www.sspc.ie
WEBLINK TO PI’s RIS/RESEARCHGATE PROFILE: https://ulsites.ul.ie/ces/sarah-hudson-research-profile
QUALIFICATIONS: Primary degree in biochemistry, chemistry or material science.
A doctoral degree (level 10 NFQ) in in drug delivery, formulation or protein chemistry.
OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
This appointment at the University of Limerick is part of a DTIF funded consortium led by Cala Medical. The senior level appointment is into a team focused on the commercial exploitation of bioactive molecules for therapeutic purposes. The person would be responsible for driving the scientific aspects of the project, including a broad spectrum of advanced protein analyses, recombinant protein production, protein immobilization, protein chemistry, biologics formulation, immune based assays including ELISA, flow cytometry.
In addition duties will include team management and training of project personnel, development of IP strategy and long-term sustainability of the project.
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