Research Support is located on both the DCU Glasnevin and St. Patrick's Campuses.
You can contact us at:
|DCU Glasnevin Campus||Invent Building, DCU, Glasnevin, Dublin firstname.lastname@example.org||Ph: +353 1 7008000; Fax: +353 1 7008002|
|DCU St. Patrick's Campus||FG26, DCU, St. Patrick's Campus, Drumcondra, Dublin email@example.com||Ph: +353 1 8842262; Fax: +353 1 7008002|
Team Member Roles
Fiona Morrissey is the Primary Point of Contact for Research Support. She is the administrator for the Research Support Office and provides assistance to the Research Support team, the Vice President for Research and Innovation, the Director of Research Support.
Ms. Isabel Hidalgo
Isabel Hidalgo manages all our Research Information Systems, including Research Professional, SciVal, TORA (DCUs grant management system) and Research Engine (DCUs researcher profile system).
Dr. Helen Burke
Dr. Helen Burke is the Contact Point for the Schools of Biotechnology, Health and Human Performance, and Nursing & Human Sciences and associated Research Centres. She is the Call Manager for health funders including Wellcome Trust, HRB, Irish Cancer Society etc., as well as Fulbright and H2020 Societal Challenges in Health and Food/Agriculture.
Dr. David Fitzpatrick
David Fitzpatrick is the Contact Point for the Faculty of Engineering and Computing and associated Research Centres. He manages Enterprise Ireland funding calls, SFI Industry-related calls (TIDA, Industry Fellowships etc.) and H2020 Societal Challenge in Security, and FET and DG Connect (ICT).
Mr. Kieran O'Dwyer
Kieran O’Dwyer is the Contact Point for DCU Business School and manages the legal agreements with Industry for collaborative and contract research, as well as EU consortium agreements. He is the call manager for all H2020 calls in the Industrial Leadership Pillar.
Dr. Ecaterina McDonagh (Katya)
Dr. Katya McDonagh is the Contact Point for the Faculty of the Humanities and Social Sciences and associated Research Centres. She manages the Irish Research Council calls, as well as H2020 Marie Curie Calls, COST and the Societal Challenges for Inclusive Societies.
Ms. Fiona Brennan
Fiona Brennan is responsible for managing the research support team in order to effectively support the research community, and ensuring the delivery of research support services and policies which facilitate the implementation of the research strategy.
Dr. Jane Carrigan
Dr. Jane Carrigan is the Contact Point for the Institute of Education and associated Research Centres. She is the call manager for ERASMUS+, EACEA, SFI Discover and ERC programmes, as well as Royal Irish Academy calls. She is based on St Patrick’s Campus and provides support for proposal development and funding diversification in the Institute.
Dr. Sally Smith
Dr. Sally Smith is the Director of Research and supports the Vice-President for Research and Innovation with the development and implementation of the DCU Research Strategy and major research initiatives. She oversees the direction of the Research Support, STEP Research Administration and Research Infrastructure and Facilities teams, and the Strategic Partnerships Office.
Prof. Greg Hughes
Prof. Greg Hughes is the Vice-President for Research and Innovation. The VPRI is responsible for the ongoing advancement of the DCU’s research and innovation strategy, champions a culture of research and coordinates research initiatives within the university, and represents the university in its engagement with external bodies and funding agencies.