Salary: €33,481 - €59,132
Closing Date: June 4th, 2019

Lectureship in AUDIOLOGY

School of Clinical Therapies

College of Medicine & Health

 Specific Purpose Whole Time Post

(anticipated duration of 5 Years)

 Applications are invited for the above Lectureship post in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences, School of Clinical Therapies.

The School of Clinical Therapies wishes to appoint a Lecturer Below the Bar in Audiology, to support the newly developed MSc in Hearing, Balance and Communication. This new degree programme is an exciting development and expansion of the portfolio of degrees offered in the School of Clinical Therapies. It is unique in that it bridges disciplinary gaps between hearing, balance and communication sciences, and emphasizes communication ability across the lifespan as a central and guiding principle. The holder of the post will also contribute to the teaching and administration of the MSc clinical Audiology at UCC

The successful candidate will have an MSc qualification (or equivalent Master’s level qualification) in Audiology or Hearing Sciences

Applicants without a doctorate level qualification must be prepared to commit to registering for a doctorate degree following appointment.  As well as having experience in clinical and classroom teaching and learning, the appointee will be expected to be research active, supervise student research and participate on department and college committees.  Reporting to the Head of Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences, applicants will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to excellence in teaching, curriculum development and research in Audiology.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https://ore.ucc.ie/.   The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

For informal enquiries about the post, please contact Dr Amr El Refaie, Tel: 021 490 5607 email: amr.elrefaie@ucc.ie. For more information on the School of Clinical Therapies please visit


Appointment may be made on the Lectureship Salary Scale:  €33,481 – €59,132. In all instances the successful appointment will be at the first point of the scale.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal. Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to recruitment@ucc.ie, quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 4th June 2019.

No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector