20/07/2018

Research Fellow

This job offer has expired


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Dublin Institute of Technology
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringElectrical engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    22/08/2018 17:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Ireland › Dublin 7
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Other
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    39
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    NA/130/18

Applications are invited for the following post:

Research Fellow (Fixed-Term Specified Purpose contract, up to 5 years) Reference (NA/130/18)

The Electrical Power Research Centre within the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering is seeking a Research Fellow to investigate, in collaboration with Industry partners, the application of distributed controls in electric power grids using resources that are owned by different independent parties.

The successful candidate will report to the Principal Investigator of the cPAD project. The cPAD (Community Grid Project and Demonstrator) project is developing a prototype of an innovative system for communities that enables more distributed electricity production from renewable energy sources, using local electricity trading markets and smart contracts. The system will be demonstrated in a Living Lab in South Dublin County. The project has a budget of €1.6 Million over 2 years, funded by the IERC (International Energy Research Centre) and various industry partners.

Hours of work: A 39 hour working week is in operation

Location: DIT Kevin Street

Salary: €52,716

Closing date:  Wednesday 22nd August 2018

Application details/procedure:

for further information and to make an online application for the above post please visit http://dit.ie/vacancies

Dublin Institute of Technology is an equal opportunities employer

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Engineering: PhD or equivalent
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Dublin Institute of Technology
Ireland
Dublin
Dublin 7
7
Park House, Grangegorman

EURAXESS offer ID: 326265