Research Assistant in Social Science

University College Cork Institute for Social Science

Research Assistant, Institute for Social Science in the 21st Century (ISS21)

0.6 FTE, 8 months, Fixed-term, Part-time Post

Position summary

IMMERSE is a H2020 funded European Research project which is mapping the integration of migrant and refugee children in education in six European countries – Ireland, Spain, Italy, Greece, Germany, and Belgium. We are looking to recruit a part-time Research Assistant to support us to conduct fieldwork in Irish Schools. The researcher will support the UCC IMMERSE team in data collection in primary and secondary schools and education centres in Cork, Limerick and Dublin.

Project Title: IMMERSE

Post Duration: 8 Months

Salary: €23,601 - €35,922 p.a. (IUA Salary Scale), pro rata 0.6 FTE

For an information package including further details of the post see

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr Shirley Martin, School of Applied Social Studies, University College Cork Email:

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal ( Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to, quoting the job-title and project name.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Thursday, 8 July 2021. No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector.

Contact Person : Dr Shirley Martin

Contact Email :

Job ID : 046731

Contact Number :

Close Date : 08-Jul-2021 12:00