The University Observer is looking for staff to fill the following roles for the 2023/24 academic year.

All applicants for section editor roles for Broadsheet and OTwo Co-Editor roles should include a short bio, a brief overview of your plan for the year, and a minimum of two relevant published or unpublished samples of work. The bio should take into account who you are, why you are fit for the role, what discipline you are pursuing while at UCD, and an overview of previous experience if applicable. 

If you would like to be considered for multiple roles, apply for your first preference and leave a note with the other roles you are interested in at the end of your email. 

Applications should be sent to with the subject line “Application: [Role]” by no later than end of day Monday the 29th of May 2023. 

Any queries about the roles can be sent to the same address.

Staff and Section editor roles for OTwo will be opened once the following roles are filled over the following weeks. 

We are currently looking for:

News Editor

Deputy News Editor

Investigations staff

Social Media Manager

Events Manager

Comment Editor

Features Editor

Deputy Features Editor

Law and Politics Editor

Business and Careers Editor

Agricultural and Rural Affairs Editor

Gaeilge Editor

Sports Editor

Chief of Match Day Coverage

Science Editor

Deputy Science Editor

Columnist (Two roles available)

Harpy Editor

OTwo Co-Editor (Two roles available)

Chief of Photography - News and Current Affairs

Chief of Photography - Arts and Culture

Chief of Videography - News and Current Affairs

Chief of Videography - Arts and Culture

Chief of Podcasting - News and Current Affairs

Chief of Podcasting - Arts and Culture