The Monday Interview: Women to the fore in UCC’s Office of Technology Transfer

Posted in Governance and administration on September 17th, 2018 by steve

Ireland“There is something very special happening at the Office of Technology Transfer in UCC – it’s not just the world-class tech innovation and research, but also the volume of women involved in carrying it out. The global dearth of women involved in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) has been long documented …” (more)

[Pádraig Hoare, Irish Examiner, 17 September]

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Europe in bid to tie up €80bn plan for research

Posted in Research on January 7th, 2013 by steve

“Irish researchers and innovators are well placed to profit from the EU Horizon 2020 programme. You could call it a case of pretty good timing. Ireland is hosting the presidency of the council of the European Union for six months …” (more)

[Claire O’Connell, Irish Times, 7 January]

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The future of research in Ireland

Posted in Research on November 8th, 2011 by steve

“After 10 years of major investment in research in higher education in Ireland, reserachers now face uncertain times with the problems in the Irish economy. Professor Anita Maguire, Vice-President for Research and Innovation at University College Cork, Ireland talks about the challenges of developing research in financially straitened times.” (video)

[AlphaGalileo, 8 November]

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Macro, micro and neutrino

Posted in Life on November 8th, 2011 by steve

My Education Week: Anita R Maguire, vice-president for research and innovation, University College Cork …” (more)

[Irish Times, 8 November]

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