School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy, Spatial Dynamics Laboratory
Applications are invited for a temporary position (until October 31, 2024) of a UCD researcher within the School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy, Spatial Dynamics Lab
University College Dublin has secured funding under the Department for Enterprise, Trade and Employment (DETE) Disruptive Technology Innovation Fund (DTIF) to establish a new viewing platform of the Earth designed for non-specialist users. The CAMEO (Creating an Architecture for Manipulating Earth Observation data) project aims to democratize access to an ever-increasing volume of Earth Observation data in order to develop a sustainable Earth Observation service sector in Ireland.
CAMEO will provide a new way to access international EO/UAV/terrestrial sensor data and mechanisms to combine with national climate, agriculture and marine databases to unlock real and tangible potential for the Irish industry, the public sector and researchers. CAMEO will make Ireland an international leader in using Earth observation data for economic and societal purposes.
Members of this project consortium, led by UCD, include Vertice Integration Services Ltd T/A Vertice Cloud, BCC Risk Advisory Ltd T/A Edgescan, The Icon Group Ltd, Treemetrics Ltd, TechWorks Marine Ltd, EMC Information Systems International.
This is a research-focused role, where you will conduct a specific research program supported by research training and development under the supervision and guidance of a Principal Investigator.
The purpose of the role is to carry out a specific research project. The role gives the Research Fellow the professional development opportunity to demonstrate the ability for independent, self-directed research and scholarship and the management of a research team. The role enables the Fellow to build a portfolio of independent achievement and to make themselves competitive for tenured academic positions or senior scientific positions in industry.
Salary: €56,368 – €73,587 per year
Appointment within the above range will depend on qualifications and experience.
Closing Date: 5.00pm (local Irish time) on 25th February 2022
Applications must be submitted by the specified closing date and time. All applications still in progress at the closing time of 5.00pm (Irish local time) on the specified closing date will be automatically canceled by the system. The UCD is unable to accept late applications.
UCD does not need the help of recruiting agencies. All CVs submitted by recruitment agencies will be returned.