Developmental Manager, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (externally funded)

Developmental Manager, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (externally funded)

     (1 Year Fixed Term, Externally Funded Contract Post)

Applications are invited from UCC staff members for the above whole time fixed term, externally funded post. Reporting to the Head of Department, this job includes executive responsibility and accountability for development/management of administrative systems, procedures and actions in:

  •  Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  •  Anu Research Centre
  • Cork Obstetrics & Gynaecology Associates. 

The post holder must ensure excellence in the following areas: financial and human resource management, and developing and enhancing the undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum. This includes planning for the development of new programmes in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, promoting excellence in teaching, strategic planning and interactions with industry. 

The successful candidate will have a degree and extensive professional experience, and will have a core management function involving responsibility for a wide range of key duties for achieving short-term and long-term goals. He/She will have extensive contact of a discretionary decision-making nature with academic staff, students, other University offices/units/departments and a wide variety of other external contacts.  The post-holder will provide a lead in developing the integration of the clinical and academic functions in Obstetrics & Gynaecology. A key role is to ensure that the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and the Anu Ireland Research Centre maximize the revenue resources available from the clinical domain.  He/She will be responsible for departmental office management and will be involved in decision making and judgements on behalf of the Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

For a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria please see the document below.

Appointment will be within the following salary scale depending on qualifications and experience:

€68,616 - €90,383 (Scale A)  / €72,224 - €95,142 (Scale B)



An application form must be completed and is available from




Completed application forms should be returned to




Department of Human Resources


University College ,


College Road,






Tel: 021 4903073 / Fax 021 4276995






Closing Date for Receipt of Applications: Wednesday, 13th May 2009


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