The Marine Institute was set up under the Marine Institute Act 1991:
“to undertake, to coordinate, to promote and to assist in marine research and development and to provide such services related to research and development, that in the opinion of the Institute, will promote economic development and create employment and protect the marine environment.”
The Marine Institute is the State agency responsible for marine research, technology development and innovation in Ireland.
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Marine invites applications from qualified candidates for five vacancies on the board of the Marine Institute. Candidates must have demonstrable experience relevant to the work of the Institute in one or more of the following areas:
Seafood Industry Development
Appointment to be made by
- Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine
Location of Board Meetings