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Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Members

Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Members

  • Ms Elayne Ahern, PhD Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisors: Dr Maria Semkovska (primary supervisor), Dr Stephen Kinsella (secondary supervisor).
  • Mr Tom Aird, Postgraduate Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Dr Brian Carson.
  • Mrs Tahani Alahmad, PhD Researcher, School of Allied Health, Supervisor:  Dr Roisin Cahalan.
  • Ms Katie Andrews, Postgraduate Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisors: Prof. Stephen Gallagher, Dr Matthew Herring.
  • Ms Lorna Barry, PhD Researcher, Dept of Physical Education and Sport Science, Supervisor: Dr. Tom Comyns. 
  • Ms Michelle Biggins, PhD Student, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr Roisin Cahalan.
  • Mr Eoin Brown, PhD Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Stephen Gallagher.
  • Mr Aidan Buffey, PhD Researcher, Dept of Physical Education and Sport Science, Supervisors: Prof. Alan Donnelly and Dr Brian Carson.
  • Ms Mairéad Cahill, PhD Researcher, School of Allied Health, Supervisors: Dr Judi Pettigrew and Dr Rose Galvin.
  • Ms Louise Carroll, Physiotherapist & PhD Candidate, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr Amanda Clifford. 
  • Mr Daniel Carter, PhD Researcher, School of Allied Health, Supervisors: Dr Sara Hayes, Dr Katie Robinson and Prof. John Forbes.
  • Ms Monica Casey, Senior Administrator ULEARN-GP Network, GEMS, Supervisor: Prof. Catherine Woods.
  • Ms Pui-Sze Cheung, PhD Researcher, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, Supervisors: Dr Triona McCaffrey & Dr Sylvia Murphy Tighe.
  • Ms Amy Connery, PhD Researcher & Speech and Language Therapist, School of Allied Health, Supervisors: Dr Arlene McCurtin and Dr Rose Galvin.
  • Mr Evan Crotty, PhD Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisors: Prof. Drew Harrison and Dr Kevin Hayes.
  • Ms Alexandra Cremona, PhD Researcher, GEMS, Supervisors: Prof. Amanda Cotter, Prof. Clodagh O'Gorman, Prof. Alan Donnelly.
  • Ms Fiona Cronin, PhD Researcher, GEMS, Supervisor: Prof. Kieran McDermott.
  • Mr Emmet Crowley, PESS Dept, Supervisors: Dr Mark Lyons (primary) and Prof. Drew Harrison (secondary).
  • Ms Maire Curran, Physiotherapist & PhD Researcher, Supervisor: Dr Roisin Cahalan.
  • Mr Patrick Dolan, PhD Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Dr Ian Kenny, Dr Tom Comyns, and Dr Liam Glynn.
  • Ms Catherine Fahy, Postgraduate Researcher, School of Allied Health, Supervisor:  Dr Karen McCreesh.
  • Ms Katie Fitzpatrick, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, PhD Researcher, Supervisors: Dr Hilary Moss & Prof. Dominic Harmon.
  • Mr Karl Fleming, PhD Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Dr Matthew Herring.
  • Ms Chloe Forte, PhD Researcher, Supervisors: Dr Matthew Herring and Prof. Catherine Woods.
  • Ms Aoife Gallagher, Speech and Language Therapist, School of Allied Health.
  • Mr Brett Gordon, Postgraduate Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Dr Matthew Herring.
  • Mr Alan Griffin, PhD Candidate, PESS, Supervisor: Dr. Mark Lyons, Dr Ian Kenny & Dr Tom Comyns.
  • Ms Siobhan Griffin, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Dr Siobhan Howard.
  • Ms Gráinne Hayes, Postgraduate Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisors: Prof. Alan Donnelly, Dr Kieran Dowd (AIT) and Dr Ciaran MacDonncha.
  • Ms Elizabeth Helitzer, PhD Researcher, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, Supervisor: Dr Hilary Moss.
  • Ms Jennifer Higgins, PhD Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisors: Prof. Phil Jakeman, Dr Brian Carson.
  • Mr John Hurley, PhD Researcher, School of Allied Health, Supervisors: Dr Kieran O'Sullivan, Dr Karen McCreesh, Dr Helen Purtill.
  • Ms Arinchaya Jubong, Dept of Nursing and Midwifery, Supervisors: Prof. Fiona Murphy and Dr Pauline O'Reilly.
  • Ms Tracey Keogh, PhD Researcher, Dept. of Psychology, Supervisors: Prof. Stephen Gallagher & Dr Siobhán Howard.
  • Ms Ciara Leahy, PhD Researcher, Graduate Entry Medical School, Supervisor: Prof. Paul Murray.
  • Ms Sophie Lee, Postgraduate Researcher Music Therapy, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, Supervisor: Dr Hilary Moss.
  • Mr Ronan Lordan, Dept of Biological Sciences, Supervisor: Dr Ioannis Zabetakis.
  • Ms Cora Lunn, Irish Research Council PhD Candidate, Dept. of Nursing and Midwifery, Supervisor: Prof. Alice Coffey.
  • Ms Amira Mahdi, PhD Researcher, GEMS/EHS, Supervisor: Dr Pat Kiely.
  • Ms Christina Maxwell, Physiotherapist and PhD Candidate, Supervisor: Dr Karen McCreesh.
  • Mr Cillian McDowell, PhD Researcher, PESS Dept, Supervisors: Dr Matthew Herring, Dr Ciaran MacDonncha.
  • Ms Fiona McHale, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Prof. Catherine Woods.
  • Ms Grace McMahon, PhD Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Stephen Gallagher.
  • Ms Jacinta Meaney, Postgraduate Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Donal Fortune.
  • Ms Laura Neenan, PhD Candidate, School of Education and Professional Studies, Supervisors: Dr Jennifer McMahon, Prof Orla Muldoon.
  • Ms Joanne Nolan, PhD student, Graduate Entry Medical School, Supervisor: Dr. Patrick Kiely.
  • Ms Ruth O’Connor, PhD Researcher, GEMS, Supervisors: Dr Pat Kiely, Prof. Colum Dunne.
  • Dr Patrick O'Donnell, PhD Researcher & Clinical Fellow in Social Inclusion, GEMS, Supervisor: Dr Khalifa Elmusharaf.
  • Dr Jessica O'Donoghue, PhD Researcher, Irish World Academy, Supervisor: Dr Hilary Moss.
  • Ms Mairéad O'Donoghue, PhD Researcher, Education and Health Sciences, Supervisor:Dr Rose Galvin.
  • Ms Michelle O'Donoghue, Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr Carol-Anne Murphy.
  • Mr Brendan O'Keeffe, PhD Researcher, PESS Department, Supervisor: Prof. Alan Donnelly.
  • Ms Noreen O'Leary, PhD Researcher, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr Nancy Salmon.
  • Ms Nicola O'Malley, PhD Candidate, Education and Health Sciences, Supervisor: Prof. Susan Coote & Dr Amanda Clifford.
  • Mr Kevin O'Sullivan, Research Lead – Rapid Innovation Unit (Snr. Research Fellow), School of Design, Supervisor: Prof. Leonard O'Sullivan.
  • Mr Adam O'Riordan, PhD Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Stephen Gallagher.
  • Ms Tala Raad, PhD Candidate, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr. Audrey Tierney.
  • Mr Padraic Rocliffe, sPhD Candidate, PESS Scholarship, PESS, Supervisor: Dr Ciaran Mac Donncha.
  • Ms Caroline Roe, Research & Information Officer (TUSLA) & PhD Researcher, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Dr Patrick Ryan.
  • Ms Toni Rossiter, Postgraduate Researcher, PESS, Supervisor: Dr Giles Warrington & Dr Tom Comyns.
  • Ms Ann Katrin Sauer, Research Assistant, Dept of Biological Sciences, Supervisor: Dr Andreas Grabrucker.
  • Ms Rhoda Sohun, Experimental Officer, PESS Department, Supervisor: Dr Ciaran MacDonncha.
  • Ms Sarah Summerville, Research Assistant Psychologist, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Donal Fortune.
  • Ms Caoimhe Tiernan, PhD Researcher, PESS Department, Supervisors: Dr Giles Warrington, Dr Tom Comyns.
  • Mr Kevin Volf, PhD Student, PESS Department, Supervisor: Prof. Catherine Woods. 
  • Ms Eibhlin (Helen) Walsh, PhD student, School of Education, Supervisors: Dr Jennifer McMahon, Dr Matthew Herring.
  • Ms Caithriona Yeomans, PhD Researcher & Chartered Physiotherapist, Supervisors: Dr Ian Kenny, Dr Tom Comyns.
  • Ms Fernanda Zamboni, PhD Researcher, Mechanical, Aeronautical, Biomedical Engineering, Supervisor: Dr Maurice Collins.

 

  • Dr Leonard Browne, Research Fellow, GEMS, Supervisor: Prof. Austin Stack.
  • Dr Kevin Byrnes, Surgical Tutor, GEMS, Supervisor: Prof. Austin Stack.
  • Dr Bláthín Casey, Programme Manager, Physical Activity for Health (PAfH) Research Cluster, Supervisor: Prof. Alan Donnelly.
  • Dr Anna Coonan, Postdoctoral Researcher, GEMS, Supervisor: Prof. John Forbes.
  • Dr Eanna Fennell, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Engineering, Supervisor: Prof. Paul Murray. 
  • Dr Christine Fitzgerald, Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept of Nursing & Midwifery, Supervisor: Dr Liz Kingston.
  • Dr Enrique García Bengoechea, Dean’s Research Fellow, Physical Activity and Health, Faculty of Education & Health Sciences, Supervisor: Prof. Catherine Woods.    
  • Dr Pádraigín Harnedy-Rothwell, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Biological Sciences, Supervisor: Prof. Dick FitzGerald.                 
  • Dr Susann Huschke, Postdoctoral Fellow, GEMS, Supervisor: Prof. Anne MacFarlane.
  • Dr Wern Kam, Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept of Electronic & Computer Engineering , Supervisor: Dr Sinead O'Keeffe.
  • Dr Joanne Kierans, Psychologist in Clinical Training/Student on the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychology, Supervisor: Dr Páraic S. Ó Súilleabháin.
  • Dr Vikram Niranjan, Research Assistant, GEMS, Dept of Primary Healthcare, Supervisor: Dr Jon Salsberg.
  • Dr Siobhan Leahy, Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr Rose Galvin
  • Dr Joseph Murphy, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Prof. Catherine Woods
  • Dr Kwok Ng, Project Manager - Healthy Ireland Deomonstration Project, Dept of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Catherine Woods
  • Dr. Michelle Norris, Research Fellow (ALECS Programme), Science and Engineering, Supervisor: Prof. Ita Richardson
  • Dr Helen O'Leary, Postgraduate Researcher, School of Allied Health
  • Dr Christina O’Loughlin, Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept of Nursing & Midwifery, Supervisor: Prof. Alice Coffey
  • Dr Aoife O'Neill, Post-Doctoral Researcher in Ageing, School of Allied Health, Supervisor: Dr Katie Robinson.
  • Dr Aidan O'Sullivan, Research Fellow, Scool of Design, Supervisor: Prof. Leonard O' Sullivan.
  • Dr Maria Roura, Research Assistant in Ethnic Minority Health.
  • Dr Adam Toth, Research Fellow, PESS Dept, Supervisor: Dr Mark Campbell.
  • Dr Barbara Whelan, Research Assistant, Dept of Nursing & Midwifery, Supervisor: Dr Pauline O'Reilly.
  • Dr Eoin White, Lecturer, School of Design, Supervisor: Prof. Leonard O’Sullivan.
  • Dr Andrew Wormald , Research Fellow, Dept. of Psychology, Supervisor: Prof. Donal Fortune