The 5th Annual Conference of the Asian Studies Ireland Association (A.S.I.A.)

The 5th Annual Conference of the Asian Studies Irish Association (A.S.I.A.) will be held in Dublin City University on 15 and 16 November 2013. The conference is jointly organised by the A.S.I.A., School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies at Dublin City University and Chinese Studies at National University of Ireland, Maynooth. The theme of the conference is Conflict and Communication: a Changing Asia in a Globalizing World. We hope the conference will provide interdisciplinary study ofmodern and contemporary Asia. Please see the attached Call for Papers for more information.

Monday, 16 September 2013

IPCC Fifth Assessment Report

Following the release of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report

Saturday, 14 September 2013

Learning & Memory Commins and Diviney

Drs. Seán Commins and Mairéad Diviney featured on cover of Learning & Memory

Maynooth University Psychology researchers on the cover of leading academic journal.

Tuesday, 13 August 2013


A research team at Maynooth University has made a breakthrough discovery by identifying a protein ‘Pellino3’ that may protect against inflammatory bowel diseases such as Crohn’s disease.

Monday, 29 July 2013

Sociology -Annenberg School Annual Summer Culture Trip - Maynooth University

Sociology at Maynooth University and U Penn Annenberg School of Communications Summer School

Maynooth University host the Annenberg School's annual Summer Culture trip in July 2013

Friday, 26 July 2013

Maynooth University Research into protective headgear for cyclists

New research by the Department of Psychology, Maynooth University and the School of Nursing and Midwifery at TCD indicates that helmet-wearing is not a widespread practice and children are less likely to wear a cycle helmet as they get older.

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Ian Hussey HEA

Psychology Postgraduate Wins the HEA Making an Impact Award

Mr. Ian Hussey, a postgraduate student in the Department of Psychology at Maynooth University, has recently been awarded the Higher Education Authority Making an Impact award for his research into the development of a new tool to predict and understand suicide.

Wednesday, 27 February 2013


Study develops new system to help identify those at risk of suicide

A research group based in the Department of Psychology at Maynooth University ’s Department of Psychology has developed a new computer-based system which can help to identify those at risk of suicide.

Friday, 15 February 2013

Sean Hughes and Dr. Fiona Lyddy's paper on Psychology Myths reviewed in Psychology Today

Maynooth University researchers reviewed in Psychology Today

Monday, 11 February 2013

Dr. Bryan Roche pitches Psychology product to investors at national business convention

Dr. Bryan Roche recently pitched his company product to hundreds of potential investors at the Big Ideas convention, hosted by Enterprise Ireland at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

Monday, 07 January 2013