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Dr. Romina Gaburro



Dr Romina Gaburro obtained her MSc (Italian Laura) in Mathematics from the Università degli Studi di Trieste, Italy and her PhD in Mathematics from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), UK in 2004. Following her PhD, she worked as a Research Fellow at the Università degli Studi di Trieste for one year, followed by a four years Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Senior Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Limerick (UL). She is currently a Lecturer in Applied Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at UL, where she is also the Director for Postgraduate studies. She is the Research Representative for the Department in the Science and Engineering Faculty Research Committee, the country coordinator for Ireland in the European Women in Mathematics (EWM) organisation and the Irish ambassador for the International Mathematical Union (IMU) Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM).

Teaching Interests

Modules taught at the University of Limerick to date:

MS4131 Linear Algebra 1
MS4122 Further Linear Algebra
MA4102 Business Mathematics 1
MS4111 Discrete Mathematics 1
MS4021 Calculus 1
MA4602 Science Mathematics 2
MS4702 Technological Mathematics 2
MS4403 Ordinary Differential Equations
MA4402 Computer Mathematics 2

Professional Activities


  • 2013 University of Limerick - Lecturer above the bar in applied mathematics
  • 2008 University of Limerick - Lecturer below the bar in Applied Mathematics
  • 2004 University of Limerick - Senior Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • 2003 Universita' degli Studi di Trieste - Post-Doctoral Researcher


  • 2004 University of Manchester (UMIST) - PhD
  • 1999 Universita`degli Studi di Trieste - BSc; MSc


  • Italian
  • English


  • member, Irish Mathematical Society (IMS)
  • member, European Mathematical Society (EMS)
  • member, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
  • member and country coordinator for Ireland, European Women in Mathematics (EWM)
  • Ambassador for Ireland, IMU Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM)
  • member, Health Research Institute (HRI), University of Limerick