GIS Centre

Ryan Institute GIS Centre (RIGIS)

The Ryan Institute GIS Centre runs short training courses in proprietary and free and open software GIS applications and in the use of national and global geospatial data.

Established in 2010, the Ryan Institute GIS Centre provides research support and training to staff and researchers from all five colleges at National University of Ireland Galway.

The Ryan Institute GIS Centre is represented by staff in each of the five colleges at NUI Galway:

College of Science – Dr. Eve Daly

College of Science, College of Engineering & Informatics: Dr. Stephen Nash

College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences – Dr. Akke Vellinga

College of Arts, Social Sciences, & Celtic Studies – Dr. Stefan Bergh

College of Business, Public Policy and Law – Dr. John Cullinan

Dr. Ronan Hennessy, GIS Centre, Ryan Institute (Staff Page)

Dr. Ronan Hennessy is the Senior GIS Technical Officer at the Ryan Institute GIS Centre. Dr. Chaosheng Zhang, is Head of the GIS Centre. Dr. Eve Daly is the Deputy Head of the GIS Centre.

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For more information contact:

Dr. Ronan Hennessy
GIS Centre
Ryan Institute
Orbsen Building
NUI Galway

Phone: (091) 493853

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