Biological and Biomedical Science

Medical innovation to overcome social and economic challenges

How medical innovation can help society to tackle challenge such as the COVID-19 pandemic and other health challenges

Monday, 14 December 2020

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MU research to examine why people with liver disease are more at risk from COVID-19

Research to receive funding as part of COVID-19 Research and Innovation Programme. Research findings will help doctors to care for people with liver disease if they get infected with the COVID-19 virus

Monday, 14 December 2020

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*Announcement* The ALL Institute and Microsoft Ireland receive US-Ireland Research Innovation Award for ‘DreamSpace’ STEM experience

The partnership between the ALL Institute and Microsoft DreamSpace received high praise yesterday when they received the RIA 2020 US-Ireland Research Innovation Award for Innovation in Talent Development. In 2018 Microsoft and the ALL Institute embarked on a research partnership which examined the impact of the DreamSpace 21CLD education activity- led by Dr Katriona O’Sullivan. The research has paved the way for a stronger evidence base assessing the overall impacts of DreamSpace for students, teachers, and broader society, thus allowing DreamSpace to use evidence-based activities to increase STEM participation.

Friday, 11 December 2020

Maynooth University Library School Poetry Podcast Blogpost

Latest Special Collections & Archievs blog post

Friday, 11 December 2020

Call for Papers: Special Issue on Academic Freedom and Internationalisation

The International Journal of Human Rights invites submissions for its special issue on academic freedom and internationalisation.

Thursday, 10 December 2020

Maynooth University Library launches School Poetry Podcast

Winning entries from the Library Ken Saro-Wiwa School Poetry Competition

Thursday, 10 December 2020

European Academy of Management (EURAM)

​Dr Olga Ryazanova has presented a paper at the annual conference of the European Academy of Management (EURAM).

Wednesday, 09 December 2020

Dr Brian Flanagan has received funding under the MU Social Sciences Institute and Faculty of Social Science Small Grants Scheme

Brian's project is entitled 'The Experimental Jurisprudence of Rules’, and is a collaborative research project with Guilherme de Almeida and Noel Struchiner of PUC-Rio and Ivar Hannikainen of the University of Granada. The project will use social scientific methods to investigate contested philosophical questions concerning the relation between legal and moral normativity.

Wednesday, 09 December 2020

Dr. Robert Elmes receives a 2020 Research Achievement Award

The department is delighted to congratulate Dr. Robert Elmes who recently was awarded the 2020 Early Career Faculty of Science and Engineering Research Achievement Award.

Tuesday, 08 December 2020

Dr Donal Coffey awarded funding for a research project under the Mussi Small Grants Scheme 2021

The project is called ‘comparative constitutional histories in South Asia in the time of decolonisation".

Tuesday, 08 December 2020