Geology research is an integral component of the School research portfolio, contributing to the shared research mission of the School. The Geology research strategy has placed emphasis on linking staff expertise with applied research portfolio to positive effect whilst maintaining fundamental academic research. Details of staff members engaged in different areas of geosciences research are outlined below. Geology at BEES is co-founder, PIs and sector (spoke) coordinator in the new €17.8m SFI/industry funded Irish Centre for Research in Applied Geosciences (iCRAG).
|Research Area||Staff Members|
|Solid Earth||Pat Meere, John Reavy, Kieran Mulchrone (Applied Maths), John Gamble (Emeritus), John Dewey (Adjunct)|
|Ancient Life and Environments||Maria McNamara, Ed Jarvis, Andy Wheeler, Ken Higgs (Emeritus)|
|Applied Geosciences||Andy Wheeler, Pat Meere, Ed Jarvis, Richard Unitt, Eileen McCarthy, Garth Earls (Adjunct), Richard Smosna (Adjunct), Kathy Bruner (Adjunct)|