08 November, 2019
Professor William Gallagher from UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science and Director of UCD Conway Institute, was named winner of the SFI Entrepreneurship Award at the prestigious 2019 Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Awards, at the annual SFI Science Summit held in Athlone.
07 November, 2019
UCD professor and EUClimate Change Mission Board member receives prestigious award for contribution to bio-sciences and the future of rural industry.
25 October, 2019
This July, UCD announced Professor Maria Baghramian of UCD School of Philosophy won a €3 million EU Horizon 2020 grant for a major investigation into the role of science in policy decision making and the conditions under which people trust expertise used for shaping public policy.
17 October, 2019
UCD School of History has announced Dr Claas Kirchhelle, currently based at Oxford University, has been awarded a Wellcome Trust University Award in Humanities and Social Sciences to commence a groundbreaking new interdisciplinary medical humanities project at UCD next January. UCD is the first university in Ireland to receive this prestigious award, and Dr Kirchhelle will be based at the UCD Centre for the History of Medicine.
14 October, 2019
Researchers team up from UCD, Harvard and Queens University Belfast. Project funded through the Health Research Board, Public Health Agency and NIH
11 October, 2019
University College Dublin (UCD) and the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) have today signed an agreement of co-operation. The agreement, to further develop education, research, innovation and cultural links between the both institutions, builds on a strategic partnership agreement signed in September 2014.
10 October, 2019
University College Dublin (UCD) today announced that the UCD School of Medicine, UCD School of Biology and Environmental Science and UCD College of Engineering and Architecture (made up of a further six Schools), have received Athena SWAN Bronze awards for their commitment to gender equality.
26 July, 2019
UCD Professor Da-Wen Sun has topped the list of the world’s most cited researchers in the field of Agricultural Sciences.
25 July, 2019
Professor Madeleine Lowery has received a €150,000 ERC Proof-of-Concept grant
21 June, 2019
€12million in research funding awarded to three UCD ITN co-ordinators, and 45 international PhD students to be recruited across UCD and partner universities
09 May, 2019
Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys T.D., and Minister of State for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development, John Halligan T.D., today announced the nomination of Professor Peter Clinch as Chairperson Designate of the Board of Science Foundation Ireland following on open Public Appointments Service process.
29 March, 2019
Funding will help improve wave forecasting models and improve design criteria for ships and offshore structures.