Nature Awards for Mentoring in Science – Ireland and Northern Ireland (2014)

For its annual awards for science mentorship in 2014, Nature invited nominations of outstanding scientific mentors in Ireland and Northern Ireland. The winners were announced on 3 November 2014. The Editor-in-Chief of Nature, Dr Philip Campbell, presented the awards, each worth €10,000 (lifetime award shared between joint winners), at the Science Foundation Ireland's 2014 Summit. (For an introduction to the awards, see

Award Winners

Lifetime achievement award (joint winners):
Cliona O'Farrelly of Trinity College Dublin & Martin Clynes, director of Dublin City University

Mid-career achievement award:
Cormac Taylor of the University College Dublin

Press releases

3 November 2014

Nature notes Ireland and Northern Ireland mentors


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