Dr Conor O’ Byrne, received the  President’s Award for Research Excellence in 2017. He was nominated for this award by two of his recently graduated PhD students, Dr Kerrie NicAogain and Dr Yinka Somorin. The award, under the category of Research Supervision, was presented by the President of NUI Galway, Dr Jim Browne, at the annual NUI Galway Research and Innovation symposium on September 4th.  Read more here: