Research 2017-11-01T16:49:19+00:00

Research

University College Cork is one of Ireland’s leading research intensive Universities and has an active research community working on multiple aspects of sustainability. UCC’s sustainability researchers can be found throughout the University’s four colleges (Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Science; Business and Law; Medicine and Health; and Science, Engineering and Food Science) working in the constituent schools, associated research centres and through multidisciplinary institutes and SFI centres such as the Environmental Research Institute (ERI), Institute for Social Sciences in the 21st century (ISS21), Tyndall National Institute, MaREI Institute, APC Microbiome Institute and more.

In excess of 20m euro is secured annually for environmental and sustainability research, with hundreds of research papers, patents and some commercial applications/translation each year.

GREEN RESEARCH PRIORITIES AT UCC
Environmental Research Institute
The RESEARCH INFORMED GREEN CAMPUS