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Formulating Your Research Proposal

Course Details

Category: Researcher Skills
For Whom: Researchers
Dates: Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Time: 09:30
Presenter: Dr Martina Prendergast, Research Officer, University of Limerick

Presenter Bio

Dr. Martina Prendergast works in the Research Support Services division of UL’s Research Office. The office provides assistance and intelligence to researchers on a range of funded research programmes supported by national and international agencies. Her role involves the provision of support to researchers, primarily in the development of research funding proposals, and the development and implementation of strategic initiatives to advance UL’s research capability. Prior to this role (from 2010 – 2016) she was the Strategic Development Manager of the Ryan Institute for Environment, Marine and Energy research at NUI Galway. From 2002 – 2010 she was the Development Manager of the Environmental Change Institute at NUI Galway. Before that, she worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in the Department of Microbiology, NUI Galway. During her research career her research interests included the spread of infectious disease in contaminated food and water and vaccine development. She obtained her PhD in Clinical Microbiology in 1999 from NUI Galway.


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