Prof Ciaran O'Neill appointed to New Zealand National Science Challenge panels

May 08 2014 Posted: 08:46 IST
Professor Ciaran O'Neill of Economics at NUI Galway has been appointed to two independent assessment panels for the New Zealand National Science Challenges. These have been established to assist the New Zealand government take a more strategic approach to public investment in research by inviting research proposals in a range of themed areas that are then evaluated by independent  panels of international experts. The funds comprise $73.5 million over four years.