WIT becomes part of the South East Technological University (SETU)

On 1st May 2022, the Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) merged with the Institute of Technology, Carlow to form the new South East Technological University (SETU). The working title for the project to create a new university in the south east region of Ireland was TUSE or Technological University of the South East.

The Howard Foundation have sponsored research in human nutrition at WIT since 2009 and from 2016, Professor John Nolan has held the Howard Chair in Human Nutrition at WIT as well as being the director of NRCI – the Nutrition Research Centre Ireland within WIT.

The Howard Foundation will continue to support the valuable and world-leading research carried out by Professor Nolan’s group at SETU.

Click here to watch a YouTube video (1m40s) in which Professor Nolan talks about the new SETU and the facilities at the Nutrition Research Centre Ireland.

Click the image to go to the SETU website.