Our mission is to develop and support interdisciplinary research activity across the spectrum of humanities, culture, and social studies at NUI Galway, fostering international networks and building a reputation for original, path-breaking research.
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"Research in the humanities and critical social studies constitutes a vital dimension of Irish intellectual life, giving expression to cultural values and traditions that sustain the country and provide a vital foundation for the future."
I very much appreciate the time that my residence at the Moore gave me to focus on research and writing. It has proved to be invaluable to my work, both in the material resources available and in the international and interdisciplinary scholarly networks that it continues to create, further, and support.
"My time at the Moore Institute was absolutely invaluable: it is hard to quantify the benefits of a month of research and writing in such a community. I returned to Texas Tech with valuable archival material, but also with renewed energy and focus."
"The Fellowship was enormously stimulating and productive….I look forward to returning to Galway and to keeping up engagements with NUIG-affiliated scholars in other ways, for which the Moore Institute Fellowship was an ideal introduction."
The Moore Institute Visiting Fellowship scheme has welcomed 135 visiting academics from a wide range of institutions around the world and within Ireland since its launch in 2010...More Information
The Moore Institute provides support for researchers making funding proposals, organising conferences, and developing research groups. We hold training sessions for prospective grant applicants...More Information
The Moore Institute has a major commitment to Digital Humanities. DH brings together expertise and methodologies from humanities scholars with new digital technologies...More Information