Our current vacancies

CÚRAM continues to have vacancies on an ongoing basis for MSc, PhD and Postdoctoral researchers in projects associated with the development of biomaterials, biomedical engineering, tissue engineering, biology, biochemistry, cell biology, veterinary medicine and medicine based platforms.  Candidates interested in gaining experience in preclinical experience are also sought.

Please send an up-to-date CV outlining your research interests in these areas of research to curam@nuigalway.ie

PhD Studentship – Biomaterials / Tissue Engineering

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time PhD position at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The position is funded from Teagasc (ReValueProtein Research Project) and the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, under the National Development Plan 2007–2013 of the Irish Government. The position is available immediately. Stipend (€16,000 per year) and EU fees are covered from the grant. The project aims to develop biomimetic biomaterials for cartilage tissue engineering.

Applicants should submit a cover letter outlining their suitability to the post, a detailed CV and the contact details of three referees. The application pack should be emailed to Dr Dimitrios Zeugolis at dimitrios.zeugolis@nuigalway.ie

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5.00 pm on Friday 23rd February 2018

To apply, download details here:PhD Studentship – Biomaterials / Tissue Engineering

Postdoctoral Researcher - Biomedical Scientist for Industry Co-Development of Cardiovascular Device

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time, fixed term contract research position as a Postdoctoral Researcher in Biomedical Engineering for Industry Co-Development of Cardiovascular Device at the Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CÚRAM) at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUI Galway). The position is available from March 2018 for a period of 2 years and is funded by Science Foundation Ireland.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5.00 pm on Friday, 23rd February 2018.

Please put reference number NUIG 022-18 in subject line of e-mail application.

To apply, download details here: Postdoctoral Researcher – Biomedical Scientist for Industry Co-Development

NUIG 036-18 31 Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Fellows (experienced researchers)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill 31 full-time fixed term positions as Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellows in MedTrain, a new Industry-Academia Training, Career Development, and Mobility Fellowship Programme in Medical Device Research and Development at the SFI Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CÚRAM), National University of Ireland, Galway. These positions are available for two years from Summer 2018, and are co-funded by the European Union’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND scheme.

Candidates are required to develop a project proposal in collaboration with a CÚRAM Principal Investigator (from those listed on the MedTrain website www.medtrain.eu), and submit their proposal via the online application system, which can be accessed via the website. The system will remain open for applications until midnight (UTC) on the call deadline 16th March 2018. 

Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on Friday,16th  March 2018.

To Apply:MedTrain Call 3