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Fellowship: Researcher to join Informal Science Education team

NUI Galway are looking for a researcher who would be interested in applying to the next call of Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Postdoctoral Fellowships (MSCA-PF) to join the “Informal Science Education" research team linked to their Cell Explorers programme.

The proposed research will be related to the impact of scientist-led informal science interventions following the implementation of ‘Science Capital Teaching Approach’ (SCTA) in educational outreach activities.


  • Interested researcher can be of all nationalities, must have a doctoral degree at the date of the call deadline (currently set on September 15th 2021), with a maximum of 8 years full-time research experience since doctorate, and must not have spent more than 12 months in Ireland for the last 36 months
  • The ideal candidate will have both interest and experience in informal science education research and researching the impact of informal science education activities on young people and be experienced in both quantitative and qualitative research methods
  • MSCA-PFs have a duration of 12 to 24 months

Researchers interested in applying for a MSCA-PFs with us can contact me directly for more information. They should send their research interest and CV at Muriel.grenon@nuigalway.ie before 20 June 2021 (mention MSCA-PF interest in the subject of the email). The Selected applicant will be supported to submit a proposal to the call.


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