The Dublin School of Architecture is research active in a range of areas including housing, climate action, building performance, energy retrofit and Building Information Modelling, and is currently engaged on a number of international funded research projects including ARCH4CHANGE and Drive O. 

The School also holds regular conferences with the aim of deseminating research outcomes with industry, particularly in the areas of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Nearly Zero Energy Building (NZEB) and Building Information Modelling (BIM). 

The School publishes an annual Yearbook to capture the activities of each academic year.