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New Royal Irish Academy Paper on Libraries and ArchivesThursday, 25 February 2021
Libraries and archives: ‘Guardians of the word hoard’ by Siobhán Fitzpatrick and Mary O’Dowd, MRIA emphasises the importance of the written record as a resource for research and community memory but also as an essential...
Call for Input: Higher Education Futures TaskforceFriday, 19 February 2021
The deadline for the Call for Input to inform and seek the views from stakeholders on key issues facing the higher education sector has been extended to the 5 March 2021.
Research for Public Policy Seminar Series- Recording of Session 1Friday, 29 January 2021
If you missed the first seminar in our Research for Public Policy Series 'Opportunities for Ireland' you can watch it now.
The Royal Irish Academy and Irish Research Council launch new webinar series on Research for Public PolicyTuesday, 26 January 2021
The series explores why evidence-based policy matters and how to harness the diverse expertise of Ireland’s researchers for the common good.
Royal Irish Academy Consultation on MuseumsFriday, 6 December 2019
The Academy is inviting feedback on the role of museums in Ireland.
Research Infrastructures: A REaL Research ResourceFriday, 18 October 2019
In the third of the series, Mike Hynes, School of Political Science & Sociology, National University of Ireland Galway', discusses the case for a REaL research resource.
Research Infrastructures: The Case for National Research Data CentresWednesday, 9 October 2019
In the second of the series, Jerry Horgan, TSSG Infrastructure Manager, WIT, discusses the case for national research data centres.
Opportunities and challenges for research and innovation in the Republic of Ireland and Northern IrelandThursday, 3 October 2019
On the 6th of September, the Royal Society and the Royal Irish Academy co-hosted a roundtable focusing on the opportunities and challenges for research and innovation across the island of Ireland.
Research Infrastructures: Research Infrastructures in IrelandMonday, 16 September 2019
In the first of the series, Dr Niamh NicGhabhann, University of Limerick, offers an ambitious roadmap for future PhD education in Ireland.
SAPEA : new report on science advice for policyTuesday, 16 July 2019
This new report says that science advice offers unique benefits to policymakers in tackling global challenges like climate change.