Joanne Chadwick
Acclimatize Operation Manager

Joanne has significant experience in managing large scale European research projects, through which she has developed a comprehensive knowledge of Interreg and university systems. She was the project manager of the Interreg IVa funded project ‘Smart Coasts= Sustainable Communities’.

Joanne is responsible for the day to day management of the Acclimatize operation within UCD and works with Aberystwyth University and the operation stakeholders to deliver UCD’s lead partner responsibilities.

Paula Hopkins
Project Administrator

Paula Hopkins has been the Senior Administrator for the Centre for Research into Environment and Health (CREH) since 1990.  Paula is responsible for clerical and financial audit aspects of EU structural fund projects completed by CREH. Previous projects include Smart Coasts Sustainable Communities (also with UCD in Ireland).  Other responsibilities have included public liaison, recruitment of field teams and procurement within Welsh Government and EU funded projects.


This project has been part funded by the ERDF though the Ireland Wales Programme 2014 -2020.