Mathematics

Listed by academic programme, here are the academic excellence award winners in the Department of Mathematics.

Academic Excellence: Higher Diploma  Project Award

Eric Callanan

Eric Callanan

Higher Diploma in Science in Data Science & Analytics (Overall Award)

I work as a Software Engineering Manager with Snap-on Diagnostics, Cork. I am a lifelong learner with extensive knowledge and experience of agile software development and leading international software development teams. I am passionate about data analytics and the power of extracting information from raw data.

Sponsor: Version 1
Michael O’Callaghan

Michael O’Callaghan

Higher Diploma in Science in Data Science & Analytics (Best Project)

The HDip DA really opened my eyes to the tools and techniques available to overcome the challenges of making key decisions in current data driven environments. The quality and experience of the lecturing team, as well as the emphasis on project based assignments bring all the topics to life. I work as a lecturer in the Dept of Organisational & Professional Development in CIT.

Sponsor: capSpire

Academic Excellence: Master's Degree  Project Award

Onyinyechi Chudi-lwueze

Onyinyechi Chudi-lwueze

MSc in Data Science & Analytics (Overall Award)

I came to CIT as an international student but soon felt right at home. During my time at CIT, I actively participated in the Boxing and Christian Societies and also served as a Student Alumni Ambassador. I spend my free time involved with fitness and food-related leisure activities.

Sponsor: Johnson & Johnson
Hamish Rankine

Hamish Rankine

MSc in Data Science & Analytics (Best Project)

Grew up with computer technology during a 30 year career that incorporated senior accountancy and management roles in Pfizer and Heineken. Inspired by CIT to upskill by undertaking the Data Science & Analytics MSc. Looking forward to doing a PhD. It is never too late to learn.

Sponsor: Aquila Mixed Reality