SPIRe Seminar Series: Next Seminar on Tuesday, 28th October
The SPIRe Seminar Series continues with a lecture titled 'Asymmetric dependence and interstate conflict initiation embedded in networks', presented by Yao Han (SPIRe), on Tuesday, 28th October. The seminar will take place in Room G316, Newman Building from 16:00-18:00. For more details on the seminar series for Fall 2014 click on the link below.
Recent Awards to SPIRe Academic Staff
Congratulations to SPIRe academic staff member Dr Alexander Dukalskis on being awarded a grant from the East Asia Institute Fellows Program on Peace, Governance and Development. Also to SPIRe's Dr James Cross on receiving an award from Enterprise Ireland for a project entitled 'A Minimum Editing Distance Approach to Tracking Political Influence in Negotiations'.
UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe)
UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe) is the oldest and the largest school of its kind in the Republic of Ireland. SPIRe is a dynamic, multi-faceted and highly-international school offering exciting and professionally-valuable programmes of study at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our academic staff are engaged in cutting-edge research on a wide variety of political issues, including ethno-political conflict, human rights, and Ireland's role in the European Union, to name just a few. The School is also home to three research centres: the Centre for Development Studies, the Dublin European Institute, and the Institute for British-Irish Studies.