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Dr Peter Heffernan
October 11, 2019
Marine Institute staff, Board members and guests have bid farewell to retiring CEO Dr Peter Heffernan, after 27 years...
The Explorers Education Programme outreach centres recent training held at the Marine Institute, Galway. Photograph Cushla Dromgool-Regan, Camden Education Trust.
October 9, 2019
The Marine Institute’s Explorers Education Programme, managed by Camden Education Trust is currently seeking...
The Marine Institute and the Portuguese Hydrographic Institute have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement.
October 8, 2019
The Marine Institute and the Portuguese Hydrographic Institute have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...
Dr Paul Connolly, new CEO of the Marine Institute. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
October 4, 2019
Dr Paul Connolly has been appointed as the next Chief Executive Officer of the Marine Institute, Ireland's state agency...
Macdara O Cuaig - Fisheries Liaison Team Lead at the Marine Institute. Photo credit to Wonky Eye Photography.
News
October 4, 2019
Macdara Ó Cuaig has worked as a Fisheries Scientist at the Marine Institute for the past 18 years. Born and raised in...
World’s first shellfish traceability tool launched by research consortium. Photo Fionn O Fearghail, Marine Institute.
News
October 2, 2019
Studies carried out by a multi-Institutional research team led by Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), and...
Aerial Sparks Ailís Ní Ríain on board the RV Celtic Explorer for the SeaRover 3 ROV Survey during Aug 2019. Photographer Ailís Ní Ríain.
News
September 30, 2019
Ailís Ní Ríain, a contemporary classical composer and writer, spent three weeks at sea this August on board the Marine...
Eammon O'Connor
News
September 20, 2019
Eamonn O'Connor has recently completed his PhD through the J.E. Cairnes School of Economics and Business at NUI Galway....
An Octopus 1000m below the surface.
News
September 19, 2019
A team of Irish led international scientists on board the RV Celtic Explorer have completed the third and final leg of...

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