Research Assistant, UCD

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Ireland,
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 16 Oct 2020

Applications are invited for a temporary post of a Research Assistant within School of Agriculture and Food Science.

The successful Research Assistant will work under the supervision of Dr. Sharleen O'Reilly and the team of researchers at UCD Perinatal Research Centre based at the National Maternity Hospital, Dublin in an EU Horizon 2020 funded project called Impact Diabetes Bump2Baby (IDB2B).

IDB2B will use implementation research to evaluate a validated evidence-based gestational diabetesGDM risk screening tool, to direct women into a unique evidence-based mhealth coaching application to create a new health service intervention. IDB2B is underpinned by a multicentre randomised controlled trial within four countries (Ireland, the UK, Spain, and Australia). Further information on the project can be found at The successful applicant will gain clinical trial management skills,exposure to cutting-edge implementation research, and diverse clinical research and methodological experience such as biological sample processing, clinical chemistry analysis.

Salary: €26,588 per annum

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 16 October 2020.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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