Professor Eeva Leinonen in a dark blazer stands in front of MU Library

Maynooth University welcomes new President, Professor Eeva Leinonen

Maynooth University warmly welcomes Professor Eeva Leinonen, who takes office today as the new President, succeeding Professor Philip Nolan, who has led the university for the past 10 years.

Friday, 01 October 2021

SAOLTA project SDG Advocate Training Programme 2022 open for application

The Department of Adult and Community Education, as a member of the SAOLTA project recommends the SDG Advocate Training Programme 2022

Monday, 24 January 2022

NUI Awards 2021

Congrats to Kim Coogan who was awarded the NUI Denis Phelan Scholarship 2021.

Friday, 21 January 2022

Geographies of Waste - Blog

This blog showcases some of the third-year work carried out by undergraduate Geography students in Maynooth University. The student research presented is part of the Geographies of Waste (GY319a) module taught by Dr. Patrick Bresnihan.

Friday, 21 January 2022

Higher Diploma in Further Education Teacher Education Online Briefing January 26th 7pm.

Want to be a teacher in Further Education? Attend online briefing Wednesday January 26th 7pm. Email:

Thursday, 20 January 2022

Funding: 2022 NUI Post-Doctoral Fellowships

In 2022, the National University of Ireland will offer a number of post-doctoral fellowships.

Wednesday, 19 January 2022

Minister Harris, MU President, former students and higher education policymakers launch Unlocking Potential website, toolkit and scholarship fund

Over 230 persons attend the launch of Unlocking Potential (UP), a project aiming to make higher education more accessible for people with convictions.

Wednesday, 19 January 2022

Staying Well during your PhD

Wellness workshop for PhD Students and Staff.

Monday, 17 January 2022

The COVID-19 Pandemic: Extraverts in Crisis?

This research found that introverts experienced more anxiety before the onset of the pandemic, but extroverts quickly caught up as the pandemic unfolded.

Monday, 17 January 2022

Virtual Town Hall: Public Humanities Network of the CHCI

Public Humanities Network of the CHCI has spent the last couple of months talking about venues in which to have public conversations about our work collectively, and in our own institutions, in the spirit of sharing experience and learning.

Saturday, 15 January 2022

Open Days: Horizon Europe Missions

On the 18th and 19th of January, the Commission will hold Open Days on the Horizon Europe Missions.

Saturday, 15 January 2022