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Job Description (Dublin Institute of Technology)
Project Manager/ LC-MS Researcher – ASTOX2
Research Administrator aligned with Staff Officer Grade 5
Dublin Institute of Technology.
Marine Institute, Rinville, Co. Galway & Dublin Institute of
Brief description of the Dublin Institute of Technology
Dublin Institute of Technology is a partner in the ASTOX2 project.
The Dublin Institute of Technology was established as an autonomous institution under the
DIT Act in 1992, but its origins go back to 1887 and the establishment of technical
education in Ireland. The Institute continues to build on its long and proud tradition of
providing education to the highest levels
The Institute is a comprehensive higher education institution, fulfilling a national and
international role in providing full- time and part-time programmes across the whole
spectrum of higher education, supported by research and scholarship in areas reflective of
the Institute’s mission. It aims to achieve this in an innovative, responsive, caring and
flexible learning environment with state-of-the-art facilities and the most advanced
technology available. It is committed to providing access to higher education for students of
different ages and backgrounds, and to achieving quality and excellence in all aspects of its
work. This commitment extends to the provision of teaching, research, development and
consultancy services for industry and society, with due regard to the technological,
commercial, social and cultural needs of the community it serves.
Project and Working Environment.
The Project Manager will be employed by D.I.T. to work as part of the ASTOX2 project
team, which is located primarily in the Marine Institute (MI) facility in Oranmore Co.
Galway. DIT are one of the partners in the project with the Shellfish Safety Section of the
MI. The Shellfish Safety section of the Marine Institute has been designated by the E