Climate and Environmental Change
Climate change is one of the most pressing environmental issues facing global society in the next 50 years. Mitigating the worst impacts and adapting to the challenges of climate and environmental change requires building multidisciplinary research capacity in key sectors.
Maynooth University is an international leader in this area using interdisciplinary approaches spanning the science/social science/policy divide to promote a deeper understanding of climate change and develop robust strategies for reducing societal impacts.
Maynooth University is an ideal Host Institution for a Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship and this cluster is interested in finding potential applicants. Find a mentor below or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Professor John Ringwood a principal investigator at the SFI-funded MaREI centre for marine and renewable energy research and Director of the Centre for Ocean Energy Research. In this interview he talks about the potential of wave-generated electricity and the hierarchy of renewable energy.
Date: Monday, 10 July 2017
In an ambitious research led teaching experiment, undergraduate students at Maynooth University Department of Geography have been collaborating with Met Éireann to rescue historic rainfall data.
Date: Tuesday, 10 January 2017