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University College Dublin

Research Assistant

University College Dublin

  • Dublin
  • 15000 - 25000
  • Temporary full-time
  • Updated 14/02/2013
  • Gosia Wojnicka
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Research Assistant

 

Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) causes a chronic, granulomatous enteritis in cattle, known as Johne’s disease (JD). This disease can cause significant economic losses via reduced milk yield, increased susceptibility to diseases such as mastitis, poor feed conversion and poor reproductive efficiency resulting in premature death or culling. These production losses make control of MAP an important issue for the Irish agricultural industry. In fact, a recent Delphi study carried out by Animal Health Ireland has ranked Johne’s disease as one of the most important diseases to the dairy industry in Ireland.

• UCD is an Equal Opportunities Employer
• Applications must be submitted through www.ucd.ie/hr/jobvacancies. Applications submitted by email will be returned.
• Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified.

Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 11:30pm GMT on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CVs submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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