Department of Justice hosts agenda-setting CORD Partnership workshop

The workshop brought 50 partners together to build relationships and co-create an agenda for the CORD Partnership’s future.

Friday, 12 July 2024

Woman in a white lab coat putting a test tube filled with red liquid in a test tube rack

SFI-IRC funds MU researcher to investigate obesity-related cancer

Nidhi Kedia Mehta, a researcher in Maynooth University’s Department of Biology, has won funding of more than €590,000 for her research into obesity-related cancer under the SFI-IRC Pathway programme, which provides funding to early career researchers.

Thursday, 11 July 2024

Prof Aisling McMahon delivers an invited lecture at the World Intellectual Property Organization Summer School

Professor McMahon’s lecture examined the topic of ‘Patents and Biotechnological Inventions in Europe’.

Wednesday, 10 July 2024

Prof Tobias Lock

Professor Tobias Lock delivers keynote address on “Lessons for Irish Reunification from Germany”

Like German reunification, Irish unity would require the completion of negotiations at different levels: internal, bilateral and international (including at the EU level); it would require a similarly complex process of merging two distinct legal orders.

Tuesday, 09 July 2024

Geographers 'Headline' Glastonbury Festival 2024

Geographers Headline Glastonbury Festival 2024 Geography at Maynooth University, in collaboration with the Department of Design Innovation. The Circus team of six members has just returned from headlining at the Glastonbury Festival which ran from 26 to 30 June in Somerset, England with attendance of over 200,000 people.

Thursday, 04 July 2024

Prof Doherty speaks at NERI Annual Conference 2024

Prof Doherty chaired a panel organised by the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) on the Adequate Minimum Wage Directive.

Thursday, 04 July 2024

Yellow sky with a thermometer showing over 40 degrees Celsius

Extreme temperatures becoming more common in Ireland -- MU study

A temperature event of 33 degrees Celsius in Dublin’s Phoenix Park has gone from being a 1 in 180-year event in 1942 to a 1 in 9-year event in 2020, according to a new study led by Maynooth University.

Tuesday, 02 July 2024

Gizem Yardimci, PhD candidate at the School of Law and Criminology, presents at the University of Ljubljana

This presentation is a reflection of Gizem’s ongoing PhD research project which is funded by the Science Foundation of Ireland (SFI).

Tuesday, 02 July 2024

Maynooth scholars present at all-island criminology conference

The conference, Criminology in Times of Conflict: Rights, Harms and Responsibilities, was hosted by Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University.

Monday, 01 July 2024