The Recruitment and Promotions Section is responsible for advertising posts and organising competitions to recruit academic staff, support staff, administration staff and researchers.

The Section also facilitates the promotion process for academic staff.

The personal information you provide in your application will be handled in accordance with
the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 and the University's Privacy Statement.


Whether you are an internal or external applicant, you must register with the University of Limerick's E-Recruitment system before applying online for vacant positions.

Registering on the E-Recruitment System

Visit to view current vacancies

Information for Interviewees

Promotion of Academic Staff

Policies relating to the Promotion of Academic Staff.

Progression/Promotion dates 2023-2024.

Recruitment Packs

 Please click here for access to the Online Recruitment Pack.

Below is a summary of the recruitment process, to assist internal staff members who are involved with, but unfamiliar with, the recruitment process. This summary is only intended to provide an overview of the recruitment process.

Recruitment Timetable


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