Welcome to #UCDEarthTalks. These informal Q&As highlight interdisciplinary environmental research from across UCD and explore the topical challenges that are being addressed by Institute researchers.
Assistant Professor Jessica Smyth from UCD School of Archaeology on farming and daily life in prehistory, organic geochemistry, and ecological thinking in Archaeology
9 November 2020Read Interview
Professor Nick Holden from UCD School of Biosystems and Food Engineering on food system resilience and sustainability, the global soil crisis and food waste.
17 September 2020Read Interview
Assistant Professor Karen Keaveney from UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science on Ireland’s relationship to land and landscape, the neoliberal approach to development, and the future of rural Ireland.
11 August 2020Read Interview
Assistant Professor Brian Tobin from UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science on the trees of Belfield, beekeeping in Rosemount and the misunderstood Sitka spruce.
29 April 2020Read Interview
Patrick Paul Walsh
Professor Patrick Paul Walsh from UCD School of Politics and International Relations on globalisation, whole of society partnerships and the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
28 April 2020Read Interview
Professor Kevin McDonnell from UCD School of Agriculture & Food Science, and UCD School of Biosystems & Food Engineering on sustainable agriculture, smart green economy and the GMO debate.
24 April 2020Read Interview