Patrick Murray

Member Role

Head of Research & Technology Transfer and RUN EU PLUS Coordinator


Associated Work Package





PhD, Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry

Responsibilities at RUN-EU

Dr Murray is a member of the RUN-EU management team and co-leader of the Research and Innovation ‘Discovery Program’ WP5. He is the coordinator of the RUN-EU PLUS research and innovation H2020 project.

Professional experience

Dr Murray is the coordinator of the RUN-EU PLUS project. Dr Murray is also Workpackage 5 leader of the RUN-EU Research and Innovation ‘Discovery Program’. Dr Murray has involvement with and oversight of all the RUN-EU PLUS Work Packages. Dr Murray is a member of the Research Development and Innovation team at TUS which delivers on the development of the vision, strategy and implementation of research, enterprise and development strategic plans of TUS.

Research experience

Dr. Murray is Head of Research and Technology Transfer at TUS and a Principal Investigator (PI) in the LIFE Health and Life Sciences Research Institute. Dr Murray was the Scientific Coordinator of an EU FP7 project BAMMBO on the extraction of high-value bioactive molecules from marine plants and animals with specific interests in environmentally friendly and sustainable extraction processes. Has been the PI of a large number of National and Internationally funded research initiatives and is the Work Package Leader of the WP5 RUN-EU Discovery Program for the RUN-EU Project.

Supervision experience

Dr Murray has extensive supervisory experience at PhD Level10, Masters Level 9 as well as Postdoctoral Researchers and Research Assistants in the areas of Biotechnology.


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