Science Foundation Ireland

Vacancy: Education Programme Delivery Manager

CONNECT has a vacancy for Programme Delivery Manager for our Academy of the Near Future education programme.

More information on the role and details of how to apply are available here. 

The Academy of the Near Future is a national education programme which introduces students and upskillers to the technologies at the heart of smart cities. “Visioneers” is a module of the Academy of the Near Future designed specifically for Transition Year students. The aim of the Visioneers programme is to increase awareness of connectivity and Internet of Things (IoT) technology and promote STEM careers, in order to empower students from all backgrounds to become engaged actors in the development of urban spaces, as technology continues to transform how we live and work in our cities.

Academy of the Near Future is a collaboration between Dublin City Council and CONNECT.

CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.