Global Food Systems

The UCD Institute of Food and Health has a reputation for excellence in research, bringing together the best of UCD in the food and health space.

Our 60 Principal Investigators (faculty) and their teams are drawn from across UCD for their multidisciplinary expertise in food and health research.

We take a holistic approach to future-proofing global food systems, covering five key areas.

The UCD Institute of Food and Health brings together research staff from different disciplines across UCD, all working together to deliver pioneering research in the area of food and health.


About Us

We harness expertise across UCD and with international partners to deliver pioneering research in food and health.

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Our People

We bring together a team of more than 200 highly skilled academic staff and students across multiple disciplines, delivering world-class research.

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Work With Us

Our world-class infrastructure spans soil to society, and our experience with a wide range of funding mechanisms helps us support successful partnerships with industry.

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