Maynooth University researchers secure SFI Industrial Research Fellowships

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD has announced funding to support five new industry–academia partnerships through the Science Foundation Ireland Industry Fellowship Programme at Maynooth University.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Innovation in Teaching and Learning

On Friday, June 6th, the Centre for Teaching and Learning hosted a show case of teaching innovations and practice on campus.

Monday, 09 June 2014

National Policy Statement on Ensuring Research Integrity in Ireland

The Minister for Research and Innovation Mr Sean Sherlock TD has welcomed the launch of a National Policy Statement on Ensuring Research Integrity in Ireland.

Thursday, 05 June 2014

Water is Life Documentary

Multi-institutional research project documentary released for Africa Week.

Wednesday, 04 June 2014

The Rise and Fall of Ireland's Celtic Tiger

Launch of Professor Sean O'Riain's new book: 'The Rise and Fall of Ireland's Celtic Tiger'

Tuesday, 03 June 2014

Maynooth University researchers make fungal growth discovery

Researchers at Maynooth University have made a significant breakthrough in the area of fungal development.

Friday, 30 May 2014

Two Maynooth University lecturers finalists for the 2014 Jennifer Burke Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning.

Two Maynooth University lecturers, Dr Patricia Kennon and Dr Liam Mac Amhlaigh from the Froebel Department of Primary and Early Childhood Education, were finalists for the 2014 Jennifer Burke Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning.

Friday, 30 May 2014

Geography - Adrian Kavanagh - Maynooth University

Maynooth University Geographers analyse the 2014 local, European and by-elections in the media

Maynooth University Electoral Geographers, Dr. Adrian Kavanagh and Claire McGing, were invited to analyse last Friday’s local, European and by-elections by an array of media outlets, including RTE’s election special, Primetime, Vincent Browne, Newstalk, the Irish Times and the Irish Independent, among others.

Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Can Social Investment save Social Europe?

Sociology, NIRSA, Pew and New Deals event.

Monday, 26 May 2014

Protection of Civil Liberties and Privacy Regaining Prominence

Issues such as the Snowden revelations and Milly Dowler phone hacking have led to an increased consciousness of privacy issues and civil liberties globally. However, this renewed attention sits against a backdrop where the protection of civil liberties is often seen as pandering to left wing supporters, terrorists and criminals.

Wednesday, 21 May 2014