Why Work With Shannon ABC?

Shannon ABC is a commercially focused, state of the art, Research Centre and Technology Gateway which is co-located at the Institute of Technology Tralee and Limerick Institute of Technology. 

The Centre brings together a multidisciplinary team of researchers with commercial specialists so as to provide a center of excellence in applied research, capable of exploiting opportunities in science, engineering, and technology to the benefit of the Regional and National economy.  Shannon ABC welcomes confidential collaboration with industry, academia, research centers, and researchers based nationally and internationally.

The key aim of Shannon ABC is to assist in the continued prosperity of industry by offering access to wide ranging expertise and know how, state of the art equipment and facilities and access to a wide variety of national and international funding programs. As a Technology Gateway, Shannon ABC delivers close to market solutions for industry and acts as an access point to wider research resources and infrastructure. Shannon ABC has an ongoing programme to explore natural products for novel bioactive substances of value to the following areas:

  • Agriculture

  • Biotechnology

  • Cosmetic

  • Food & Drink

  • Life Science

  • Pharmaceutical

Available Positions

At present, under the Career-Fit PLUS programme, there are currently two opportunities, please click on the following links for more details:

POSTDOCTORAL SCIENTIST – Microalgae

POSTDOCTORAL SCIENTIST – Skin and Cosmetics

There is also a funded opportunity for a Ph.D. studentship by research, please click on the following link for more detail:

Ph.D. studentship

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