Current Postgraduate Students
- Welcome Document (information for new postgraduate students)
- Postgraduate Management and Coordination (MS Word)
- Postgraduate research regulations
- Postgraduate modules
- Confirmation Reports
- Laboratory demonstration
- Fees regulations
- Useful technical contact information
The School of Chemistry provides a list of regulations relevant to its current postgraduate research students.Useful information is also available from the Academic Registry. College guidelines concerning postgraduate supervision are circulated to all postgraduate students in Trinity College.
All postgraduate students must have completed 15 ECTS of DubChem modules before they can be confirmed on the PhD register and a total of 30 ECTS must have been passed before submission of a PhD thesis. Students can, of course, take additional modules if they wish.
Up-to-date information on modules available can be found on the DubChem webpage.
Director of Postgraduate Teaching and Learning:
Prof. Dónall Mac Dónaill (firstname.lastname@example.org, Ph. 01 896 1456)
Transfer/Confirmation Reports (transfer from M.Sc. to Ph.D. register/confirmation on Ph.D. register)
All postgraduate research students must submit a confirmation report in their second year of study. Two copies of the transfer report (30-35 pages) must be submitted to the School Office. There are two annual deadlines:
- By 4pm on Wednesday 31 January 2018 for September-registered postgraduates
- By 4pm on Monday 25 July 2018 for March-registered postgraduates
It is compulsory for all postgraduate students to take part in laboratory demonstration. Postgraduate students awarded 1252 Trinity Awards or School studentships are required to undertake a maximum of six hours per week of laboratory demonstration throughout their postgraduate studies. More information may be obtained from the School Office.
Demonstration claim forms can be obtained from the School Office.
For more information regarding fees contact the Academic Registry
School of Chemistry Safety Officer:
Prof. Robert J. Baker(email@example.com, 01 896 3501)
Information related to Health and Safety in the School can be found on the School's website at http://chemistry.tcd.ie/safety/. When ordering chemicals, a risk assessment sheet must be completed for each chemical and should accompany the order.
Weekdays: 18.00 - 09.00
Weekends: all day
Rules: You MUST sign in and out when working out-of-hours.
Log books may be found at the entrance of the Old Chemistry Building and the reception desk in the SNIAM Building. A "buddy" system should be observed (i.e. never work alone in the laboratory).
|Chief Technical Officer||Ms Teresa McDonnell||896 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Stores||Mr Fred Cowzer||896 email@example.com|
|Glass Blower||Mr John Kelly||896 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mass Spectrometry||Dr. Martin Feeney||896 email@example.com|
|NMR||Dr. John O'Brien||896 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|X-Ray Diffraction||Dr. Brendan Twamley||896 email@example.com|
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