Biology - Research

Maynooth University


Course Name Biology - Research
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHD04 MHD05
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September
Application Date Closing date
Research applications are generally accepted at any time
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHD04 Full-time
MHD05 Part-time

The following information should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:

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Duration 2 years Full-time, 3 years Part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must have a recognised primary degree that is considered equivalent to Irish University primary degree level. Usually a first or upper second class honours degree in a relevant biological subject is required. Additional qualifications such...

Course Content

Expand+Students entering the Structured Postgraduate Programme in Biology will be under the supervision of an experienced researcher. All academic staff members in the Biology Department are experienced and active researchers and can supervise research stud...

Research Areas

Expand+Dr Ozgür Bayram
Fungal genetics and secondary metabolism

Dr Marion Butler
Cell signalling

Dr James Carolan
Proteomics and molecular biology

Dr Paul Dowling
Clinical proteomics

Prof Sean Doyle

Dr Karen English

Careers or Further Progression Career Options include PhD research in academic research labs in Ireland or worldwide, positions in the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industries, Teaching, Scientific writing, etc. Modules available for postgraduate students at Maynooth University provide transferrable skills for careers in both academic and industry settings.
Further Enquiries Programme Director Dr. Martina Schroeder
Tel +353 (0)1 708 6853
Fax +353 (0)1 708 3845
Address Department of Biology, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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