UCC Academy launches new strategic plan

UCC Academy CEO Arlene Vithaldas presented the new business strategy to the UCC Academy team at the Mardyke Arena on 23rd January 2018. She also welcomed the most recent joiner to the PrimeUCC team, Magdalena Tyndyk. Previously, UCC’s leadership team (UMTO) endorsed UCC Academy's strategic plan to support a number of the university’s strategic objectives … Continue reading UCC Academy launches new strategic plan

Conference Office Administrator Required

UCC Academy DAC (the “Academy”) was set up to promote the strategic aims of University College Cork (the “University”).  The Academy carries out a number of projects to internationalise the University, to enhance the financial sustainability of the University and to improve or maintain its international rankings.  The Academy has four principal areas of activity, … Continue reading Conference Office Administrator Required

Five tips for academics to get the most out of social media

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We’ve come a long way since the days of Friendster and Bebo, and social media has become more than just a way to catch up with friend. Social media is not only a way to keep abreast of the latest news in the world, but also a way to engage with an audience you may … Continue reading Five tips for academics to get the most out of social media

Project Manager Required

UCC Academy DAC (the “Academy”) was set up to promote the strategic aims of University College Cork (the “University”).  The Academy carries out a number of projects to internationalise the University, to enhance the financial sustainability of the University and to improve or maintain its international rankings.  The Academy has four principal areas of activity, … Continue reading Project Manager Required

Wanted: Web Editor To Strengthen The UCC Academy Brand

UCC Academy DAC (the “Academy”) was set up to promote the strategic aims of University College Cork (the “University”).  The Academy carries out a number of projects to internationalise the University, to enhance the financial sustainability of the University and to improve or maintain its international rankings.  The Academy has four principal areas of activity, … Continue reading Wanted: Web Editor To Strengthen The UCC Academy Brand

UCC Led Project Hopes To Replace Oil With Yeast In The Production Of Fuels And Plastics

Scientists at University College Cork are leading a €6.3 million EU funded project that could see yeast replace oil in the production of aviation oil, plastics, cosmetic products, and might even lead to the creation of new kinds of beer. Dr John Morrissey, project coordinator and senior lecturer in UCC’s School of Microbiology, envisions a … Continue reading UCC Led Project Hopes To Replace Oil With Yeast In The Production Of Fuels And Plastics