Lecturer / Ass Prof Electrical Power Systems Analysis&Ops work with UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN (UCD)

Applications are invited for a Permanent teacher-researcher position in the analysis and operation of electrical systems within the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (SEEE) at University College Dublin has a long and distinguished history of contribution and achievement in education and research. The school has an international track record of research achievement in the major areas of the discipline, including electrical power systems, communications and integrated circuits, optimization and control, and biomedical engineering (please see the our school website at http://www.ucd.ie/elecfr). Its full-time academic staff includes five IEEE Fellows. The school is committed to the highest standards of teaching, learning, and undergraduate student development in a research-driven environment.

The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland now wishes to make a permanent academic appointment in Electrical Engineering in the field of Electrical Power Systems Analysis and Operation.

The appointee will have a strong track record of research and achievement in fundamental scientific areas that underpin the design, analysis, operation and control of power systems, and will complement and support existing expertise relating to the integration of high levels of renewable energy, smart grid applications and control of distributed energy resources. The appointee is expected to have the qualifications and experience to deliver high quality research-based teaching and learning up to Masters level, contributing to Bachelors and Masters degrees in Engineering electricity, in particular with regard to the analysis, modelling, operation and control of electricity systems, optimization and data analysis, in the context of sustainable electricity systems. The successful candidate is expected to maintain an active personal research program, publish in leading international journals and conferences, and seek research funding opportunities while participating fully in the programs and academic activities of the school, college and university.

The appointee will be located within the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and will be expected to become a leading figure within the international electrical systems research community, build and maintain a research team of international significance, and interact with other disciplinary fields within the University. The candidate will also have the opportunity to participate in the UCD Energy Institute. Launched in 2013, the UCD Energy Institute (https://energyinstitute.ucd.ie/) engages in academic-industry collaboration to execute a dynamic program of research initiatives that promote improved energy performance in a as durable, reliable and affordable as possible. The Energy Institute incorporates the Integrated Energy Lab (IE Lab), which tests new energy management technologies that can be deployed in homes and small communities. Applicants must submit a resume, research statement, teaching statement, five recent publications, and full contact information for at least three references.

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor Above The Bar Salary range: €55,951 – €88,601 per year

The appointment will be made according to the scale and in accordance with the guidelines of the Ministry of Finance.

Closing Date: 5.00pm (local Irish time) on August 2, 2022

Applications must be submitted by the specified closing date and time. All applications still in progress at the closing time of 5.00pm (Irish local time) on the specified closing date will be automatically canceled by the system. The UCD is unable to accept late applications.

UCD does not need the help of recruiting agencies. All CVs submitted by recruitment agencies will be returned.

Note: Academic staff working hours are those prescribed in public service agreements. For more information, please follow the link below: https://www.ucd.ie/hr/t4media/Academic Contract.pdf.

Before applying, further information (including how to apply) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/.