​Dr. Gerard O'Keeffe BSc PhD MA 

Department of Anatomy & Neuroscience,

Floor2, Western Gateway Building,

University College Cork,

Cork T12 XF62 Ireland.​


Phone:  + 353 21 4205570 



Postgraduate students

We welcome enquires from committed and enthusiastic graduate students wishing to join the lab. If you are interesting in discussing opportunities for an MSc or PhD, it is advisable to get in touch well in advance and we can discuss this with you. We also routinely host a number of students from taught MSc programmes in UCC for research placements. In the first instance, please email your CV and the type of work you are interested in to               

Post-doctoral researchers

We are always keen to hear from post-doctoral researchers who are interested in joining in the lab.  If we do have funded positions available these will be advertised here and on the institutional vacancies page and through the major web lists. If you have ideas for collaborations on existing work or would like to discuss your own interests then there are a range of postdoctoral fellowships and other funding schemes available which we will be happy to discuss this you in the first instance by email to

Erasmus students and summer placements

From time to time we also have space for visiting students. Please contact us directly at

Further details on Erasmus placements can be found here.

O'Keeffe lab, University,

College Cork, Cork, Ireland

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