Research at DCU stems from the academic excellence of its four faculties coupled with a passion for translating knowledge into innovations for economic or societal benefit. Beyond specific disciplinary research, DCU’s activities are focused on some of society’s most pressing needs:
- health technologies and the healthy and ageing society;
- information technology and the digital society;
- sustainable economies and societies;
- and democratic and secure societies.
The hubs bring together worl-leading multi-disciplinary teams of researchers, capable of addressing significant challenges to generate innovative solutions, and who have access to world class infrastructure and facilities. The hubs provide the ecosystem that enables multi-disciplinary approaches to problem solving and solution generation.