i dtosach – UCC DH Institute 2016-2017

i dtosach… Beginnings and firsts mark the start of a semester here with a gathering of researchers and the formation of a new research community with the MA Digital Arts and Humanities 2016-2017. [smartslider3 slider=3]   The potential of technology to transform research and to augment human experience remains a focus in our research community and this event is an …

Dr Donna Alexander

Donna Maria Alexander is the DARIAH Ireland postdoctoral researcher with digital arts and humanities in University College Cork as part of a project that explores the ways in which digital literacies are/can be embedded in HEIs. Previous to this she lectured in in the School of English, Department of SPLAS, and the Digital Arts and Humanities programme in UCC. She …

Gavin Russell

Gavin Russell has been a lecturer in Computer Science, University College, Cork, Ireland since 1997. Before joining the university, he consulted in the Web Publishing, electronic commerce and Internet services sectors. His main research interests include: Web Based Learning, Interactive Multimedia on the World Wide Web and Secure Internet Payment Systems. He received an M.Sc. in Multimedia Technology in 2000

David Murphy

My research interests are in the areas of Interactive 3D Simulation, Serious Games, Cognitive Ergonomics, and Spatial Sound. In 2005 I setup the Interactive Multimedia Lab (IMCLab) in conjunction with colleagues from the Department of Surgery, UCC. This was the culmination of several years of working with individuals in the College of Medicine and Health on medical informatics projects. This …

Professor Brendan Dooley

Professor of Renaissance Studies at University College Cork, works on the histories of culture and knowledge with reference to Europe and especially to Italy and the Mediterranean world. He has published extensively on topics relating to intellectual life, institutions and patronage structures from 1500-1800. Partly by background, partly by inclination, he is particularly drawn to topics regarding transition, transmission and …

Dr Orla Murphy

Orla Murphy is from Cork, attended Immaculate Heart Secondary School in Ballyphehane (now Presentation Secondary School) and University College Cork where after a BA in English and Philosophy, with particular emphases on feminism, aesthetics and medieval culture, she completed a Higher Diploma funded by the European Science Foundation in Accounting and Information Systems, where she encountered programming for the first …

Shawn Day

Shawn Day blends the aesthetic and informative as an entrepreneur, digital historian, economist. Raised in Canada, he now lectures at University College Cork, Queen’s University Belfast, University College Dublin and Trinity College Dublin, fostering Irish scholarship in Digital and Medical Humanities and Social Computing. His personal research explores the social and economic circumstances of the nineteenth century retail liquor trade and its impact on family. …

Dr Mike Cosgrave

A UCC Graduate, Mike did his Masters on the History of Beamish & Crawford and his Phd on Irish Participation in the UN Operation in the Congo. He was part of the first group of staff in UCC to complete the Cert & Diploma in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, and has ongoing interests in the scholarship of teaching …