The MaREI PhD cohort is a vibrant and innovative research community, leading the way in Energy, Climate & Marine Research. Our network of PhD students are a key part of the larger MaREI research community, working towards a common goal of being the future innovators, change-makers, experts and leaders in our field.
Research excellence is at the heart of what we do, and we work to ensure that whilst also providing a rich, holistic & multi-disciplinary learning experience for each research student in each of our partner institutions.
A wide range of supervised research positions are available across all of our partner institutions, in the areas of the Energy Transition, Climate Action, and the Blue Economy. These studentships can take the form of Masters or PhD programmes, and are assessed by the submission of a thesis at the end of the studentship.
Study With Us
As a MaREI student, you have access to 200+ researchers across a range of multi-disciplinary research teams.
You will work with the wider MaREI team who are uniquely equipped to give excellent insights.
PhD Project Title: "A multi-method approach to understanding the ecology of harbour porpoise in Irish waters"
MaREI PhD Student, UCC
PhD Project Title: "Bycatch of a protected species, the Atlantic grey seal, in static net fisheries: untangling the problem"
Former MaREI PhD Student, UCC
What I like about my PhD is working on an industrial project. So I know that by doing the PhD project I can help the industry in this area."
PhD Project Title: "Development of tools for the design of the next generation of wind and tidal turbine blades"
MaREI PhD Student, NUIG