Cathal Gannon
Research Assistant
UCC Climate Action, Blue Economy Coastal & Marine Systems
University College Cork


Cathal is working as a research assistant under Rory Scarrott on the DOORS Black Sea project, assisting on GIS, Earth Observation and general administrative tasks associated with the project wherever needed. He has a keen interest in furthering his skill set working with GIS/EO applications and in the area of climate adaptation strategies.


He graduated from his undergraduate degree in 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts (Joint Honours) in Geography and Sociology. Following this, he completed his Masters degree in Applied Coastal and Marine Management (2021-2022) and will graduate in Spring 2023.

Feature Project


The EU-funded DOORS project is an exciting venture to implement the SRIA in close cooperation with stakeholders and other projects in the region.

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Feature Project


DIRECTED aims to foster disaster-resilient European societies through interoperable data, models, communication and governance.

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