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ISSF Award

TCD was awarded a Wellcome Trust-SFI-HRB co-funded Institutional Strategic Support Fund (ISSF) grant in 2016 to (i) provide seed funding to starting academic staff working in areas of interest to the Wellcome Trust;  (ii) promote strategic international collaborations and engagements in Neuroscience and the Humanities; and (iii) build a new programme in Neurohumanities and Public Engagement.   
This collaborative grant, connecting the Long Room Hub, Science Gallery Dublin and the Institute of Neuroscience, as well as other areas of College is held by Prof Mani Ramaswami of TCIN. The award is housed and administered in the institute.  Calls for applications for funding will be announced periodically, but ad hoc applications will also be considered. 
For additional information contact Dr. Aisling Hume at or +353 1 896 4411

Recent TCIN Publications

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Media Coverage

April 2017-TCIN researcher Deirdre Robertson wins FameLab Ireland award

May 2017- Claire Gillan BBC:

May 2017- Claire Gillan MQ researcher: Can we predict how anti-depressants will work for different people?

June 2017- Dr. Lorina Naci speaks about the science of consciousness with Quebec's Curium Magazine.

June 2017- Dr. Lorina Naci speaks about her work with Canada's leading newspaper, the Globe and Mail.

June 2017- Dr. Lorina Naci speaks about consciousness and encouraging young girls to pursue science careers with Marie Clare magazine


Last updated 14 July 2017


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Ireland's EU Structural Funds Programmes 2007-2013, NDP, European Union Structural Funds and HEA