Archive for ERC

International success for Science Foundation Ireland-funded researchers

Posted in research with tags , , on 31 January 2011 by Steve

“Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has welcomed the announcement that two of its leading funded researchers, Professors Luke O’Neill and Ken Wolfe – both based at Trinity College Dublin (TCD) – have each been successful in securing special funding from the prestigious European Research Council (ERC) …” (more)

[Education in Ireland, 31 January]

NUI Galway academic appointed to prestigious European Research Council

Posted in research with tags , on 20 January 2011 by Steve

“The European Commission has appointed Professor Nicholas Canny of NUI Galway to the governing body of the prestigious European Research Council (ERC). The ERC is the first pan-European funding organisation for frontier research …” (more)

[NUIG Galway News, 19 January]

Irish university researchers win up to €10m in EU R&D grants

Posted in research with tags , , , , on 20 October 2010 by Steve

“Five Irish-based researchers, one in University College Cork, two in NUI Galway and two in Trinity College Dublin, have just been awarded grants worth up to €2m each under the prestigious ‘Starting Grants’ competition run by the European Research Council (ERC) …” (more)

[John Kennedy, Silicon Republic, 20 October]

€1m funding for UCC lecturer

Posted in research with tags , on 24 July 2010 by Steve

“An academic at University College Cork has been awarded €1m to study two major events in human prehistory …” (more)

[Irish Examiner, 24 July]