NEWS & EVENTS
A newly funded research project to map the economic and environmental consequences of the cascade effect in wood use in Ireland has been launched between UCD Architecture and University of Limerick Department of Life Sciences. Applications for a Masters level position on the project are now being accepted.
A new research project to explore public awareness of and participation in architecture and the built environment in Ireland and has been launched.
Irish architects Sheila O'Donnell and John Tuomey, who are both graduates and staff of the UCD School of Architecture, University College Dublin, have been named as the 2015 recipients of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Royal Gold Medal, the world's most prestigious architecture award. Sheila is a Studio Lecturer at the UCD School of Architecture and John is Professor of Architectural Design.
One scholarship is available to support research, at a Masters or doctoral level, in an area of existing and emerging research strength within the UCD School of Architecture with a start date of January 2015.
UCD School of Architecture's Orla Murphy will co-present a new series on RTÉ 1 beginning on Tuesday 8th July at 7pm called Building Ireland. The series will explore and explain how Ireland's great building and engineering achievements came to be, and their impact on the development of our towns and cities.
This programme consists of a four-week taught tuition period in July which includes design studio, seminars, lectures, field trips and a cultural programme.