Research Assistant in Labour Politics and the EU's New Economic Governance Regime (full-time, 2 years)

UCD School of Business & Geary Institute for Public Policy

Candidates must hold a master's degree (or equivalent) in industrial relations, political science, sociology, social policy, social anthropology, Economics, European studies, or related disciplines. They should have experience with qualitative research and a good general knowledge of labour politics. A firm command of English is required. Working knowledge of one or two additional European languages is a strong advantage.

Salary: €22,609 - €35,218 per annum

Closing date: 1 June 2020

Starting date: 1 October 2020

Provisional interview date: 11 June 2020 via Zoom

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To apply, please search the external UCD vacancies by reference number '012396'.

Expressions of Interest: PhD Opportunities in European Employment Relations

We welcome expressions of interest from potential PhD students with an interest in our research area.

See our UCD Smurfit Doctoral Programme website.

We are also happy to support suitable applications for Irish Research Council PhD scholarships.

See last year's call here. The new call is expected to open in October 2020.

If interested, please send a 1-page outline of your research idea to