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UCD Ad Astra Fellowships


UCD is hiring across all levels. Please find details of the Ad Astra fellowship programme on this website. This programme will operate over the next five years and aims to expand the academic staff numbers in UCD significantly across disciplines and career stages. In the first year, the programme will hire 65 assistant professors. UCD will also hire senior staff through a variety of mechanisms listed. Behavioural Science and Policy is a growing area in UCD and this scheme represents one way of joining our group here.

UCD Ad Astra Fellowships2019-04-01T12:24:26+00:00

Lectureship in Environmental Policy and Behavioural Science


Full details, including a link to apply are available within. Applications are invited for a permanent Lecturer/Assistant Professor post in Environmental Policy. Applicants must have a PhD in environmental economics and policy or a related area, a strong, demonstrable commitment to research and international publication in environmental policy design and behavioural science, an ability to teach at University level, a capacity for graduate student supervision, a strong quantitative research and teaching ability, a commitment to translating the fruits of research into policy innovation, excellent interpersonal skills, and a capacity and enthusiasm for working in an interdisciplinary context within the School, the UCD Earth Institute, UCD Geary Institute and the wider academic community.

Lectureship in Environmental Policy and Behavioural Science2018-07-05T15:48:58+00:00

2018 PhD Conference in Behavioural Science 


The UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy is pleased to announce our PhD Student Conference in Behavioural Science for 2018 in collaboration with the Stirling University Management School. This continues successful annual events held at Dublin and Stirling. For information about last two year's PhD conference see within. The PhD conference will be held at University College Dublin on November 29th and will be followed by the 11th annual Irish economics and psychology conference on November 30th. Attendees to the PhD conference on November 29th are also welcome to attend the November 30th workshop.

2018 PhD Conference in Behavioural Science 2018-10-03T14:50:22+00:00

11th Annual Economics and Psychology Conference


The 11th annual one day conference on Economics and Psychology will be held on November 30th in Dublin, jointly organised by researchers in ESRI and UCD. The purpose of these sessions is to develop the link between Economics, Psychology, and cognate disciplines throughout Ireland. A special theme of these events is the implications of behavioural economics for public policy. If you would like to present at this event please send a 200 word abstract to before Friday 7th September.

11th Annual Economics and Psychology Conference2018-06-19T09:34:12+00:00

PhD Studentships UCD School of Economics


UCD School of Economics is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2018-19 PhD Scholarship scheme. The aim of the scheme is to attract applicants of the highest academic standards to participate in the UCD School of Economics PhD programme (details here) and provide them with the training, experience and mentorship necessary to their professional development. These PhD Scholarships will comprise an annual tax-free stipend of €15,000 plus a full waiver of fees.  The scheme is open to both new applicants and existing PhD students, with the understanding that the stipend and fee waiver will continue to be provided to students up to and including their fourth year of PhD studies, subject to their continuing to make satisfactory progress in their studies and meeting the terms and requirements of their scholarship.

PhD Studentships UCD School of Economics2018-06-19T09:34:54+00:00

IBSPN Event on Behavioural Science & Healthcare


Our next session takes place on March 8th in the Economics and Social Research Institute seminar room. It will address the application of behavioural economics and behavioural science more generally in healthcare in Ireland. The event will take place from 12pm to 2pm. It will consist of short opening contributions from four people actively involved in this area followed by a moderated panel discussion, and we will also include time for networking and discussion of potential collaborations. Currently confirmed panels are Dr. Fiona Kiernan from Beaumont Hospital who has been working on behavioural interventions in the area of sepsis, Kirsten Connelly Deputy Director of Communications at HSE, Robert Murphy Senior Researcher at the Department of Health who has been working on the interaction between the health system and patients in a range of contexts, and Dr. Pete Lunn who is the lead researcher in the ESRI Behavioural Economics program. To attend the event, please sign up here. The event is free but registration is required for planning purposes.

IBSPN Event on Behavioural Science & Healthcare2018-06-19T09:35:10+00:00