Professor Andrew Deeks discusses the characteristics of world-class universities, how these are measured, the challenges facing universities, their core role and their contribution to the economy and society.
In 2018, Trinity College Dublin will launch a redesigned science programme, aimed at preparing graduates for a dynamic future in which scientific skills and thinking will be ever more important in an increasingly diverse range of careers.
“It is now 725 days since the Cassells Report was published and the sector cannot continue to deliver without the politicians of Ireland grasping the funding challenge for the university sector.” – Jim Miley
In its simplest form, Blockchain, the new kid on the Irish Technology block, is a shared database system which allows users in a peer-to-peer network to verify and store records. It represents a new way to access and trust data communicated over the internet.