Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Listed by academic programme, here are the academic excellence award winners in the Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

Academic Excellence: Degree Awards

Joseph McCarthy

Joseph McCarthy

BEng in Electrical Engineering (CR061)

Having worked as an Electrician for 12 years, I returned to CIT as a mature student in 2018. I have just completed my BEng Electrical Engineering level 7 and just started the BEng Honours Level 8. The course is surely challenging, but with support from the lecturers and classmates, I’m enjoying it!

Sponsor: Dornan Engineering Ltd
Eoin Fox

Eoin Fox

BEng in Electronic Engineering (CR062)

Currently I’m working for Boston Scientific in Cork while completing a Level 8 in Advanced Industrial Automation. I particularly enjoyed the design, programming, and problem-solving aspects of Electronic Engineering. The wealth of knowledge and the experience in a lab environment will be of huge benefit to me in the future.

Sponsor: Bank of Ireland

Academic Excellence: Honours Degree Awards

Leon O’Dwyer

Leon O’Dwyer

BEng Honours in Electrical Engineering (CR580)

I am currently working for Neodyne as a graduate Electrical/Automation Engineer where I am part of the system integration team. I help to deliver automation and compliance solutions across multiple industries. i.e. Pharmaceutical, Food and Beverage, Life Science & Consumer packaged goods.

Sponsor: Horner APG
Jason Murphy

Jason Murphy

BEng Honours in Electronic Engineering (CR590)

I am currently working as a Systems Applications Engineer with Analog Devices in Cork. I am in the Industrial Systems Group where I work on the development of systems used in the intelligent building domain.

Sponsor: Cork Electronics Industry Association