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Virtual Day for Research@UL

Fri, 24 Jul 2020

Date: Friday, July 24, 2020
Time: 9am to 3pm
Contact: Helen Brown -
Location: Limerick, Ireland

On July 24th 2020, Graduate and Professional Studies will host a Virtual Event for Prospective Research Students.  Please join us to find out about the academic research work of leading researchers at UL, various research areas, funding and what is involved in undertaking a research Masters and PhD from a student's perspective.  To register for talks click on the links below

Time  Talk Presenters Faculty Link to Register
So you are thinking about doing a PhD at UL  
Dr Niamh Nic Gabhann & Dr Niamh Lenahan 
Arts Humanities & Social Sciences
9:30am -9:50am Undertaking a Research PhD in UL- A Student’s Perspective Felix Morganstern Arts Humanities & Social Sciences
10am-10:20am PhD in Arts Practice Dr Jenny Roche Arts Humanities & Social Sciences
10.30am -10.50am Why You Should Never Think About Anything Else Other Than Policy Prof. Stephen Kinsella Kemmy Business School
11.00am -11.20am Research in Consumer Culture Theory Dr Maurice Patterson Kemmy Business School
11:30am- 11:50am How Do I?


Find a Supervisor?

Fund my studies?

Write a research proposal?

Live Q&A session

Michael Frain and Dr Gerard Downes Graduate and Professional Studies
12:00pm-12:20pm Microbiology in Health and Disease: 2 available PhD scholarships Prof. Colum Dunne Education & Heath Sciences
12:30pm-12:50pm Musculoskeletal Disorders and Ageing Research Dr Karen McCreesh Education & Heath Sciences
1:00pm-1:20pm Postgraduate research in physical activity for health Prof. Alan Donnelly Education & Heath Sciences
1:40pm - 2:00pm Exploring the potential impact of my educational research Dr Orla McCormack Education & Heath Sciences
2:00pm -2:20pm An Overview of Research Areas in Science & Engineering’ Prof. Jeff Punch Science & Engineering
2:30pm  -2:50pm Visa & Immigration Information Session Caitriona Conway & Niamh Kavanagh International Education Division