What is IRIS?

IRIS (Institutional Research Information System) enables researchers to easily maintain an up-to-date CV, showcase their research expertise and comply with UCC reporting requirements.  

Benefits of the system

• IRIS will save both time and effort by enabling you to maintain your research profile in an easy-to-use, web-based application. 
• Feeds for staff profiles on School/Department websites.
• Once published, your profile will allow your colleagues and others to more easily cite your publications in referencing 
• Seamless integration with the Cork Open Research Archive (CORA) — UCC’s institutional repository.
• IRIS also allows accurate measurement and analysis of research output activity to support effective strategic planning
• Automatic updates from University systems including HR, Student Registration, Financial
• Multiple options for downloading information for your own use.

Training information for IRIS caan be found here in our training manual, FAQs or how-to-videos.

To log in to your IRIS account, please click

If you need help with your account, please contact Vidatum at


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