2020 EPA-Irish Research Council Scholarship awards

The EPA, in partnership with the Irish Research Council (IRC) provides funding annually for scholarships. This page lists the 2020 EPA-Irish Research Council Scholarship awards.

Lead Organisation ApplicantProject Title
University College Cork (UCC) Amy O'Halloran Private Transnational Environmental Regulation and Systemic Interactions in Global Environmental Governance
National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) Dakota Holmes Providing Insights from Climate Archives (PICA): a multiproxy approach for the reconstruction of AMOC response to Quaternary climate events
Dublin City University (DCU) Dylan O'Flynn Empire Evaluate - Effect based Monitoring for Environmental Pollution in Ireland and Evaluation of Mitigation Strategies to Minimise its Impact
University College Cork (UCC) Eibhlín Halpin Spectroscopic Technology for Analysing Nitrogen Dioxide and Urgent Personal exposure measurements (STANDUP)
Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) Mairead Gallagher Studies on Metabolites of Common Antibiotics in the Development of Antimicrobial Resistance (AM-AMR)
University College Dublin (UCD) Robert Watson A multi-data machine learning approach to identifying, mapping and characterising sinkhole populations in karst environments
University College Dublin (UCD) Stacey Kerr Pharming of high value metabolites from transplastomic plant cells using bioreactors