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

Staff from the Department of Psychology secure second prestigious Cochrane Fellowship

Maynooth University Psychology researchers secure prestigious research fellowship.

Wednesday, 05 December 2012

Dr. Sinéad McGilloway

High profile cyberbullying report by Maynooth University psychologists attracts unprecedented level of media attention

A recent report by Maynooth University Psychology researchers Padraig Cotter and Dr. Sinéad McGilloway on cyberbullying has received significant media attention.

Wednesday, 05 December 2012