Instructors

Chris Brunsdon is a Professor of Geocomputation, and Director of the National Centre for Geocomputation at Maynooth University. Prior to this he was Professor of human Geography at the University of Liverpool in the UK, and before this he worked in the Universities of Leicester, Glamorgan and Newcastle (UK). He has degrees from Durham University (BSc Mathematics) and Newcastle University (MSc Medical Statistics, PhD in Geography).

John Buckley is an artist, researcher and educator, lecturing in 3D Modelling, Real-time Rendering and VFX on the BA in 3D Design, Modelmaking and Digital Art in IADT Dun Laoghaire, where he also supervises Masters by Research in Visual Arts Practice and Cyberpsychology. John is also a Unity developer with the digital design company Noho. His practice is focused on virtual and augmented reality technologies, videogames and real-time visualisation and his research interests are in the philosophy, politics and modalities of perception in digital cultures.

Maurice Murphy is a lecturer and researcher in building conservation and computer graphics in the new School of Surveying in the College of Engineering and Built Environment in the Dublin Institute of Technology.  In the DIT, he leads a research group in the application of new technology for digital surveying and modelling for the conservation of historic buildings and environments. He has over 30 years’ experience in building surveying and conservation and has led and participated in a number of EU programmes in the area of Cultural Heritage.

Patricia Murrieta Flores is an archaeologist specialised in Digital Humanities and Director of the Digital Humanities Centre at the University of Chester. Her interest revolves around the application of technologies for the investigation of past societies and cultures. Her primary area of research is the Spatial Humanities and the investigation of different aspects of space, place and time using a range of technologies including Geographic Information Systems, Image Processing Techniques, and Corpus Linguistic approaches.

Costas Papadopoulos is a Lecturer in Digital Heritage at An Foras Feasa, Maynooth University, specialising in cultural heritage, 3D recording, visualisation, simulation and analysis, and in theoretical approaches to archaeology, heritage, and computational methods.

Martin Charlton has been Senior Research Associate in the National Centre for Geocomputation since 2004. Before coming to Ireland, he was a lecturer in the Department of Geography at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. He has long standing interests in geographic information systems, spatial modelling, spatial data analysis, and health applications of GIS. He is one of the developers of Geographically Weighted Regression.

 

 

MSc in Spatial eHumanities & MA in Digital Humanities (2016-17)