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Call for Experts

Friday, 14 October 2016

EASAC are seeking nominations for membership of it's Environmental Steering Panel.

Policy and International Relations

Doing Transdisciplinary Research: Lessons from the front line

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Future Earth Ireland (FEI) are hosting an event  around one of the pillars of the Future Earth initiative,‘transdisciplinary research’.

Policy and International Relations, Future Earth Ireland

Future Earth: Call for Applications

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Future Earth is accepting applications from members to join its Science Committee and Engagement Committee. 

Policy and International Relations

Impact of Brexit on Northern Ireland's Higher Education and Research Sector

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

RIA Submission to Inquiry by UK House of Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology on Consequences of Leaving the EU.

Policy and International Relations

Patent-Related Aspects of CRISPR-Cas Technology

Thursday, 28 July 2016

ALLEA releases Statement on "Patent-Related Aspects of CRISPR-Cas Technology"

Policy and International Relations

Call for Experts “Soils at Risk”

Friday, 15 July 2016

EASAC are seeking nominations for the for new project “Soils at Risk”.

Policy and International Relations

Royal Irish Academy Advice Paper on the Future Funding of Higher Education in Ireland

Monday, 11 July 2016

This paper was submitted on behalf of the Academy to the Cassells Expert Group on the ‘Future Funding Options of Higher Education in Ireland’.

Policy and International Relations

Call for experts: EASAC working group homeopathy

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

EASAC are seeking nominations for the Working Group on Homeopathy.

Membership, Policy and International Relations

Call for Membership Future Earth Ireland (FEI) Social Media Co-Ordinator

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

(FEI) is looking for an early career researcher to join its membership and contribute to the initiative.

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The UK and Ireland: The UK's Referendum on EU Membership

Thursday, 26 May 2016

A joint initiative of the RIA and the British Academy to consider the implications of a potential UK withdrawal from the EU. 

Policy and International Relations