Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Research at Maynooth University

This session will be of interest to anyone who is a researcher or involved in research and wants to know how equality, diversity and inclusion is relevant to them.

When: Friday, 22 October 2021

Where: Online

Pandemic Imaginaries: Making Sense of Covid-19

An online workshop jointly hosted by the Departments of Sociology & Anthropology, will subject the events of the Covid-19 pandemic to rigorous examination using the powers of Social Science.

When: Wednesday, 27 October 2021

Where: Online

MIT CINCS / Hamilton Institute Seminar

SPEAKER: Professor Venugopal V. Veeravalli, UIUC TITLE: "Quickest Change Detection for Monitoring Pandemics"

When: Wednesday, 27 October 2021

Where: Zoom

Entrance Scholarship Awards

Recognising the particular academic achievements of some new MU students in their Leaving Certificate exams. #maynooth

When: Wednesday, 27 October 2021


Looking back and looking forward: Conversations on Freire’s Influence

The Department of International Development, Maynooth University is pleased to host a conversation and critical exploration of the relevance of Paulo Freire to our world today. The conference will examine his influence across three sectors: the academy, the community and globally, asking what relevance and influence (if any) has Freire to development concerns now. The day has a great line-up of speakers including David Archer, ActionAid, Zoryana Pshyk, and Eilish Dillon, Maynooth University in the morning with workshops and more guest speakers in the afternoon.

When: Thursday, 28 October 2021

Where: Online event

Seminar on Academic Freedom

The seminar promises to zoom in on the various challenges and threats to academic freedom and will discuss how best to deal with them. It is jointly organised by The Federation of Professional Associations (Akademikerne), The Committee for The Protection of Scientific and Scholarly Work (UBVA), The Danish Association of Masters and PhDs (DM), The Young Academy under The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters and the Danish National Commission for UNESCO

When: Friday, 29 October 2021

Where: The conference will take place both physically, at the location of Akademikerhuset, and online.

2021 Annual Conference: Chinese Language and Culture - New developments and challenges

The year 2022 will see the introduction of Chinese as a Leaving Certificate subject in Ireland. Against this background, the 2021 Annual Conference of MU Chinese Studies will be held online on 30 October 2021 to discuss the new developments and challenges in Chinese language teaching and learning.

When: Saturday, 30 October 2021

Where: Council Room, Riverstown House, Maynooth University

Mental Health Awareness Workshop For Heads of Department / Managers

For all Heads of Department and those with people management responsibilities.

When: Wednesday, 03 November 2021

Where: Online

Research Support Online Lunchtime Training

Research Support Online Lunchtime Training with Ciarán Quinn the Research Support Librarian

When: Thursday, 04 November 2021 to Thursday, 02 December 2021

Where: Online

Displacement, Law and Time workshop

This two-day workshop will explore the relationships between displacement, law, and time.

When: Thursday, 04 November 2021 to Friday, 05 November 2021

Where: Online