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Lecturer Above the Bar in Business Information Systems (BIS)
NUI Galway

Date Posted May 14, 2021
Title Lecturer Above the Bar in Business Information Systems (BIS)
University NUI Galway
Galway, Ireland
Department J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Technology & Information Management
    Management Information Systems - All

The J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics at NUI Galway is a leader in business research and education nationally.  The School offers a broad range of innovative programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Accounting, Business Information Systems, Economics, Management and Marketing and has successfully attained AACSB and AMBA accreditation.  The School is synergistically aligned with two main research institutes, the Whitaker Institute for Innovation and Societal Change and the Institute of Lifecourse and Society. The School comprises five Disciplines: Accountancy & Finance, Business Information Systems, Economics, Management, and Marketing. 

The BIS Discipline is recognised nationally and internationally for excellence in research and teaching through scholarly contribution to academia, industry and contributing to the wider society. The discipline consistently ranks in the top 150 universities in the world in Information Systems, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject (Computer Science and Information Systems). Discipline staff have recently published in journals such as Information Systems Research, Journal of the Association of Information Systems, Information Systems Journal, European Journal of Information Systems, and Journal of Information Technology. The discipline incorporates the NUI Galway branch of Lero, the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Software, a previous winner of the TCSE Distinguished Synergy Award by the IEEE Computer Society Technical Council on Software Engineering (TCSE).

Applications are invited for a 12 months specific purpose appointment (with the possibility of an extension of up to one additional year maximum depending on resources and requirements) as a Lecturer Above the Bar in Business Information Systems (BIS) contract Type A within the J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics. We are seeking talented individuals with expertise in one or more of the key areas of BIS, in particular: Advanced Database Technologies, Statistical Programming, Business Analytics, IS Security, Cloud Computing.
It is anticipated that interviews will take place on the week of July 19th 2021.

Due to the University closure related to COVID-19, interviews may have to take place virtually and start dates may need to be delayed.

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Eoin Whelan.

Additional information on the School and Discipline is available at:
Information on the University’s Strategic Plan is available at:
Salary: € 66,762 to €86,212 p.a (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)
(This appointment will be made on the Above the Bar scale in line with current Government pay policy)

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on 10th June 2021. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.
Further details are available at

For more information and Application Form please see website: Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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