The main objectives of this council are:

  •  To enhance the professional development and career opportunities of post-docs in preparation for a career in academia/industry
  • To form a strong community among post-doctoral fellows/research associates across Ireland
  • To facilitate information flow among researchers and to encourage future collaborations
Merari Tumin Chevalier

Merari Tumin Chevalier

Postdoctoral Council

Merari completed a Degree in Chemistry and a PhD in Material Science at the National University of Mar del Plata, Argentina. As part of her PhD studies she was a Visiting Fellow at the Polymer Science and Technology Institute - CSIC, Madrid. Her general area of research includes nanomedicine, polymer science and biomaterials. In CÚRAM, Merari will be working under the supervision of Prof. Abhay Pandit aiming to develop novel biomaterials for cardiac repair.