When employees are reluctant to share knowledge, this can be disheartening for fellow workers and damaging for organisations
Monday, 27 July 2020
We are delighted to announce that Dr Joe Davies has been awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Global Fellowship from the European Commission. He will be jointly affiliated with Maynooth University and the University of California Irvine (2021–2024).
Friday, 24 July 2020
Dr. David Mangan has published two chapters studying information technology and the law. First, he has written about social media influencers in the labour context. ‘Influencer Marketing as Labour: Between the Public and Private Divide’appears in The Regulation of Social Media Influencers edited by Catalina Goanta and Sofia Ranchordás. Second, he has written on the effect of information technology on reputation claims in Canada (one of the jurisdictions he studies). ‘Situating Canadian defamation and privacy law in comparative context’ appears in Research Handbook on Comparative Privacy and Defamation Law edited by András Koltay and Paul Wragg which contains contributions from around the world.
Wednesday, 22 July 2020
Dr Aisling McMahon & Dr David Doyle publish article on Patents & De-Extinction in Journal of Law and the Biosciences
Dr Aisling McMahon & Dr David M. Doyle have published an article on ‘Patentability and de-extinct animals in Europe: the patented woolly mammoth?’ in the Journal of Law and the Biosciences (ranked 3rd, JCR Medicine Legal, Q1 SCR Law). The article examines the possibility of recreating extinct animals via ongoing de-extinction projects focusing on the legal, commercial, and ethical implications of patenting de-extinct animals under European patent law. The research was funded by the Irish Research Council New Foundations Scheme (2019). The article is available open access here.
Tuesday, 21 July 2020
On July 15th 2020, Dr. Ian Marder (Maynooth University Department of Law) and Dr. Wendy O’Brien (UNODC Education for Justice Initiative) organised a webinar exploring restorative approaches to building trust and relationships in criminal justice classrooms. As part of the UNODC’s Justice Education Dialogue series, speakers from Austria, Spain, USA, India, Canada and Nigeria addressed over 90 participants on the importance of class climate in criminology and criminal justice teaching, and the role of restorative values and methods in helping academics to reflect on their practice and build a positive learning environment.
Monday, 20 July 2020
The Report is entitled: Microsoft DreamSpace:A Catalyst for Education Change
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
The National Univerity of Ireland (NUI), and its' four universities, have initiated a study of the Diploma and BSc Degree in Rural Development by Distance Learning delivered nationally between 1996 and 2016.
Friday, 10 July 2020
Article entitled: COVID-19 IDD: A global survey exploring the impact of COVID-19 on individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their caregivers
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Library Workshops for Academics
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Mar chroílár an cheiliúrtha do Sheachtain na Gaeilge 2020 in Ollscoil Mhá Nuad, thug Gaeilgeoirí an champais aghaidh ar ár n-oidhreacht shaibhir óir bhí céad bliain caite ar 21 Márta 2020 ó cailleadh an ceannródaí liteartha agus feachtasóir teanga an tAthair Peadar Ó Laoghaire.
Tuesday, 07 July 2020