Research Officer – Grassland Scientist
Carlow – Main Duties and Responsibilities: Develop and implement a grazing research programme to improve the sustainability of the Irish grass-based ruminant production systems. Design and manage experiments and perform statistical analysis of experimental data Manage staff and resources assigned to the research programme Identify opportunities for cutting-edge research to address key knowledge gaps in grazing research. Attract external funding with the objective of developing critical mass in the area, by building a dynamic team of post-doctoral researchers(s) and post-graduate student(s). Develop and maintain active collaboration with the relevant national and international research communities. Supervise, in conjunction with University partners, postgraduate students to Masters and PhD level Interpret and publish research results in the scientific and popular press, at conferences and to stakeholders Person Specification Essential Candidates must have a… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.