Technological University Dublin announces call for a postdoctoral research vacancy

In connection with the opportunity gained by Riga Technical University and seven international partners to develop proposal for the creation of the European University of Technology (EUt+), one of the alliance partners – Dublin Technical University (TU Dublin) in Ireland – announces call for post-doctoral research in the area of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education.

The application for post-doctoral research vacancy is open until September 28, 2020. More information about the vacancy and application procedure read here.


Apply now for the Erasmus+ scholarship and enjoy a study or a traineeship period in Europe. Application deadlines for submitting an online application at

  • 30 September – extended – (for studies in spring semester);
  • 31 October (for traineeships).

You can apply for Erasmus+ scholarship, in case you are at least 3rd semester student at Bachelor level or 2nd semester student at Master level, your weighted average grade is at least 6.25 (in total for all semesters at RTU), you have no academic or financial debts towards RTU, you have good knowledge of English, German or another language of the EU Member States and a well-defined objective for participating in a mobility.

To get more information about Erasmus+ programme and to know tips and tricks for successful application and Erasmus mobility, check information online at and or contact Ms Inga Riharda via, +37167089067, +37125739079 (mobile and WhatsApp) or visit us in Kalku 1, room 302 on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays setting an appointment first.

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