UCD Physics student selected for NASA internship programme. Conor O’Toole, a Space Science master's degree student at UCD will get the opportunity of a lifetime to carry out scientific research at NASA, after he was selected for a international internship programme which involves spending 10 weeks at the iconic space agency’s world-renowned AMES Research Centre in Silicon Valley, California. He is completing his MSc in Space Science and Technology at University College Dublin, was selected for the placement on a competitive basis from a pool of nominees
Terms and Conditions 2015/16 As part of its contribution to the further development of 4th level Irish education, UCD School of Physics is proud to announce a scheme of advanced research awards. These awards are intended to underline UCD’s commitment to research excellence and to attract and to retain the very best scholars. Applications are welcome for candidates wishing to apply for a PhD and MSc by research within UCD School of Physics. Scholarships are awarded subject to the attached terms and conditions for 2015-2016. Closing date: 15th June 2015 (Monday @ 5 pm). The Scholarships will be offered by June 30th and the final list confirmed by July 12th 2015.
The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) is offering 2 postgraduate scholarships to work in the Star Formation Group led by Prof. Tom Ray and in collaboration with Dr. Deirdre Coffey of University College Dublin. Funding is available for 4 years starting in September 2015 and includes a stipend, postgraduate fees and provision for conference/workshop participation. The deadline for applications, including receipt of letters of recommendation, is April 30th 2015.