Funded PhD in ICARUS

PhD studentship: Investigating the use of 20th Century reanalyses products to homogenize global land surface air temperature records The Department of Geography is offering a three-year funded PhD studentship to work with Professor Peter Thorne on the project below. This will start in September 2015, and the successful applicant will be based in the Department's high profile Irish Climate Analysis and Research UnitS (ICARUS please see

Tuesday, 07 April 2015

Maths&Stats - Clock_Time change - Maynooth University

Tick Tock – Why change the clock?

Before going to bed on Saturday night, households across Ireland will advance the clock forward by an hour. But the reason for the change to ‘Summer Time’—and how it has evolved—is something Dr David Malone of Maynooth University has been following for many years.

Friday, 27 March 2015

Dr Lorraine Byrne Bodley elected a Member of the Royal Irish Academy.

Dr Lorraine Byrne Bodley, a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Music, has been elected a Member of the Royal Irish Academy.

Friday, 27 March 2015

Biology - Muscular Dystrophy Ohlendieck - Maynooth University

New research brings hope for diagnosis and treatment of muscular dystrophy

New research conducted by Maynooth University, the University of Bonn, and Dublin City University has identified a previously undiscovered relationship between proteins that could have an “immediate impact” on the diagnosis and treatment of muscular dystrophy.

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Maynooth University - IRC - News

Maynooth University receives IRC funding for civic projects

The Irish Research Council (IRC), in partnership with The Wheel, has awarded funding for five Maynooth University projects.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

3D Printing Service

Available in the Library

Monday, 23 March 2015

Law - Claire Hamilton - Maynooth University

Dr Hamilton Attending Royal Irish Academy Seminar on the Role, Value and Scale of Higher Education in Ireland

Today, 23 March, Dr Hamilton will be attending a Royal Irish Academy seminar on the Role, Value and Scale of Higher Education in Ireland on behalf of the RIA Social Sciences Committee.

Monday, 23 March 2015

Jane Gray

Dr. Jane Gray interviewed on the 21st Century Family

Article in the Irish Independent newspaper

Friday, 20 March 2015

Professor Rob Kitchin Made A Member of the Royal Irish Academy (RIA)

Congratulations to Professor Rob Kitchin, Maynooth University Social Sciences Institute, on yet another marvellous achievement.

Thursday, 19 March 2015

‘A Poem for Ireland’ winner announced

President Michael D. Higgins announced Ireland's best-loved poem of the last 100 years

Thursday, 19 March 2015