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Eugene McCarthy
- - Joined April 7, 2021
Main Expertise
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Other expertise
Education and Training
Highest Educational Qualification
Doctorate or higher
Biographical Info
The majority of Eugene's research activity to date has been industry focused and he has carried out numerous company specific projects for the MedTech and Marine food sector. He has a strong track record in initiating and developing a range of research programmes, involving both internal and external collaborations. The primary feature of these programmes has been the cross-disciplinary approach and involvement of relevant industry stakeholders.. He was the recipient of the Galway Chamber Award in research and innovation in 2018 and the Irish Medtech Award for Academic contribution to Medtech in 2019. He established the proteomics facility in the MFRC, MET Technology Gateway and more recently a state-of-the-art medical imaging facility in GMIT’s iHub.