2016 Cullen Fellowship Call

Cullen Fellowship

Marine Institute Cullen Fellowship Call 2016

The Marine Institute announced a call for proposals from academic institutions to host PhD/MSc scholars to carry out research in the areas of Ocean Science & Information Services (OSIS), Marine Environment and Food Safety Services (MEFSS) and Fisheries Ecosystem Advisory Services (FEAS) in February 2016.  The Cullen Fellows will be based primarily at the Marine Institute's Headquarters in Oranmore, Galway.  Proposals were invited from suitable Research Supervisors at Higher Education Institutions based on the island of Ireland with the necessary competence to host/co-supervise the PhD/MSc Fellows.

Full details on the programme terms and conditions and application procedure are available in the Cullen Fellowship - Programme Terms.  Further details on the individual research topics are available in the following specification documents:

Cullen Fellowship: Development of Distributional Indicators to Support MSFD (PhD Award)

Cullen Fellowship: Modelling the food web in the Irish Sea in the context of a depleted commercial fish community (PhD Award)

Cullen Fellowship: Oceanographic modelling of Nephrops populations around Ireland (PhD Award)

Cullen Fellowship: Monkfish management strategy evaluation (PhD Award)

Cullen Fellowship: Contaminants in Seabird eggs as a higher trophic level indicator of contaminants in Irish marine waters (PhD Award)

Cullen Fellowship: High Resolution 3D Numerical Model of Galway Bay (PhD Award)

Cullen Fellowship: Automated Harmful Algal Bloom Forecasting (MSc Award)


Call close date 16:00 on Tuesday 5th April. Please email the Research Office for further information.

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