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Dr Eilish Dillon awarded Irish Research Council: New Foundations research grant

Maynooth University Department of International Development and Dóchas are pleased to welcome the announcement today by the Irish Research Council of a New Foundations research grant for Dr. Eilish Dillon’s research on ethical global development communications, entitled ‘Building Capacity for Ethical Global Development Communications: GCE Approaches, Learning Needs and Guidelines for Practice’.

Thursday, 14 December 2023

MU researchers awarded IRC funding to address societal challenges

Eight Maynooth University researchers have received awards under the Irish Research Council (IRC) ‘New Foundations’ programme.

Thursday, 14 December 2023

MU awarded state funding for ancient woodlands inventory

The project led by Dr John Devaney of Maynooth University’s Biology Department aims to deliver a complete all-island inventory of ancient woodlands.

Wednesday, 13 December 2023

Management Decision awards “Outstanding Paper” to Assistant Professor, Steven McCartney.

Management Decision awards “Outstanding Paper” to Assistant Professor, Steven McCartney.

Tuesday, 12 December 2023

Minister Donohue Launches Public Services Action Plan

Ireland’s Action Plan for Designing Better Public Services Launch

Assistant Professor Trevor Vaugh leads the Design team while on secondment to Ireland’s Department of Public Expenditure

Tuesday, 12 December 2023

MU awarded two IRC Advanced Laureates for frontier research

Professors Mary Gilmartin and David Stifter awarded combined €2m for research exploring migration and dialects in Old Irish

Tuesday, 12 December 2023

ERC DANCING project hosts second DANCING Academic Conversation with Dr. Psychogiopoulou and Prof. Schoenmaekers

The DANCING team welcomed Dr. Evangelia Psychogiopoulou from the University of the Peloponnese (Greece) and Prof. Sarah Schoenmaekers from Maastricht University (The Netherlands) for the presentation of their forthcoming co-edited volume ‘European Union Economic Law and Culture: Towards a European Culturally Corrected Market Economy’ (Edward Elgar).

Tuesday, 12 December 2023


Maynooth University Department of Music is delighted to announce the appointment of acclaimed Irish soprano Elizabeth Hilliard as Artist in Residence for 2023-24.

Friday, 08 December 2023

Professor Ferri gives keynote speech at Conference on ‘Vulnerability, Disability Rights, and Digital Government’ at Tilburg University

The conference brought together scholars and practitioners from the Netherlands and across Europe to discuss the empowerment of vulnerable citizens before digital government.

Thursday, 07 December 2023

Two Funded PhD Studentships

Applications are invited for two four-year fully funded, Full-time doctoral studentships.

Wednesday, 06 December 2023