Postgraduate and Job Opportunities

Would you like to study or work at the NICB and further your career in the area of Biomedical research? Keep an eye out here for upcoming postgraduate and job opportunities.

Facility Engineer (12 Month Contract)

The National Institute for Cellular Biotechnology (NICB) seeks to recruit a Technical Officer/Senior Technical Officer to provide high-level technical support for the building and laboratory equipment. He/she will provide technical assistance to the operation and maintenance of building services and specialised laboratory equipment.

  • Closing Date for inquiries: 8th May 2017
  • Enquiries should be directed to: Michael Henry (
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2 Ph.D Positions in Functional Genetics

The Nutritional Genomics Group at Dublin City University (DCU) are seeking 2 Ph.D
students to work on an SFI funded project ‘Deciphering the function of the human
Dihydrofolate reductase 2 gene’.

Interested candidates must have at least an honours degree in a Biology based subject with an overall grade of 2.1 or higher. The studentships are for 48 months and includes a stipend of €18,500 p.a. and the payment of academic fees.

Students with experience in molecular biology and/or mammalian cell culture methods and with a passionate interest in research are particularly encouraged to apply.

  • Closing Date for inquiries: Friday 9th June 2017
  • Contact: Dr. Anne Parle-McDermott (
  • For more information, please click here