Head of School of Engineering & Design

Reporting to the President, the Head of School of Engineering and Design is responsible for the academic leadership and development of the School and the management of the School’s human, financial and physical resources. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader to lead the School of Engineering and Design in a period of significant change, with opportunities to innovate and to influence the future direction of the Institute.

To apply, please forward a Curriculum Vitae and covering letter (max. 2 pages), outlining your suitability for the role by email to (quoting the job reference code ITS0117).

Enquiries to: Sonya Boyce, Mazars at + 353 1 449 6466.
No enquiries or canvassing should be made directly to the Institute of Technology, Sligo.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday, 23rd January 2017 at 5.00pm (GMT).

Click here for the Candidate Briefing Document

Click here for the Job Specification for the post.

Hourly Paid Part Time Assistant Lecturers & Artists Life Models

The Institute is currently compiling a database of suitably qualified persons who would be available for appointment, should a vacancy arise, as Hourly Paid Part-time Assistant Lecturers in the following subject areas for Semester 2 of the academic year 2016/2017:

School of Engineering:

  • Quality modules – Project supervision on levels 6, 7 & 8 quality and lean projects; Introduction to Regulatory Affairs; Metrology & Calibration; Inspection, Measurement & Test.
  • Electronic modules Lab supervision – Embedded Programing; Software Engineering; Microcontroller Programming; Data Communications; Project year 2.
  • Trades/Workshop – Electrical; Toolmaking; Mechanical Engineering workshop.
  • Practical Carpentry & Joinery.
  • Sustainable construction technology.
  • Civil Engineering<
  • Hydraulics
  • CNC timber machining.
  • Web Design.
  • Database (MS Access).
  • Digital marketing.
  • Computer systems and hardware.

School of Business & Social Sciences:

  • Marketing

School of Science

  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Health and Safety
  • Waste Management
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Food Science
  • Agricultural Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Forensic Science
  • Physics
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Biology
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Science
  • Medical Device Technology
  • Materials Science
  • Information Technology
  • Microbiology
  • Quality Systems
  • Analytical Methods
  • Toxicology

 The minimum qualification required is a relevant primary degree with first or second class honours and 3 years post-qualification experience.

Applicants should also submit covering letter outlining the subject area in which they are qualified to teach. 

The Institute is also compiling a database of persons who would be available for appointment, should a vacancy arise, as part-time Artists Life Models.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on 31st January 2017.

Applicants should note that you will only be contacted in the event of a vacancy arising in the subject area that you are qualified to teach. 

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Institute of Technology, Sligo is an equal opportunities employer. 

If you experience difficulty using the on-line recruitment system you may contact our Recruitment Officer on 071 9137335 for assistance. For further details on how to apply on-line, please see Guidelines on how to apply on-line. These guidelines are published in PDF format. If you do not have a PDF reader installed on your PC, you can download one from here

2016/17 Prospectus