Academic Staff

Dr. Andy Fogarty
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    Dr. Andy Fogarty

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    D2286
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1861
  • Teaching:
    Microbiology, Ecotoxicology, Environmental Toxicology
  • Research Interests:
    Multi-Trophic Ecotoxicity Assessments of Chemicals/Effluents, Microbial Degradation of Xenobiotics, Histopathological Changes in Trout Exposed to EDCs, Environmental Assessments of Chemicals, Environmental Auditing and Management
  • Expertise:
    Aquatic Ecotoxicity Bioassays, Histopathological Analyses of Fish Gonads, Picine Cell Lines, Enrichment cultures.
Massege
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    Dr Ann Marie O’Brien

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Massege
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    Dr. Ann O’Malley

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr. Anne Friel
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    Dr. Anne Friel

  • Position:
    Lecturer / Research Supervisor
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Sciences, AIT.
  • Room Location:
    E2310
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    842 (090-6471842)
  • Teaching:
    Molecular Biology, Genetics & Molecular Biology, AdvancedTechniques in Molecular Biology, Bioprocess Technology, Validation, ClinicalPharmacology & Therapeutics, Biochemistry, Human Biochemistry.
  • Research Interests:
    Cancer genetics, therapeutic oncology, novel biologic testing,tumour development and metastasis, cancer stem cells, genetics of disease.
  • Expertise:
    Xenograft modeldevelopment, small rodent surgical procedures & manipulation, primarytissue processing, primary cell culture, cell surface marker profiling/isolation/depletion, IHC (FFPE, frozen), FISH, IF, FACs, qPCR, in vivo & in vitro chemotherapeutic assays, cellular self-renewal studies.
Dr. Anne Mulvihill
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    Dr. Anne Mulvihill

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2321
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8074
  • Teaching:
    Toxicology, Biochemical Toxicology
  • Research Interests:
    Cell Biology, Nanotoxicology, Toxicity Testing.
  • Expertise:
Dr. Antoinette Sweeney
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    Dr. Antoinette Sweeney

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2316
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    2544
  • Teaching:
    Toxicology
  • Research Interests:
    Reproductive Toxicology, Toxicity testing
  • Expertise:
Ms Beatrice Moran
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    Ms Beatrice Moran

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J2021
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8061
  • Teaching:
    General Nursing & Psychiatric Nursing and Gerontology.
  • Research Interests:
    Older People. Ethical Challenges in Nursing Care. Legal Aspects of Caring.
  • Expertise:
Dr. Brian Murphy
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    Dr.Brian Murphy

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr. Carmel Kealey
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    Dr. Carmel Kealey

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2306
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  • Ext. No.:
    8082
  • Teaching:
    Molecular Biology
  • Research Interests:
    Pharmacogenomics, Complex Disease Genetics
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Massege
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    Dr.Carmel Donoghue

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2310
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  • Ext. No.:
    0906468089
  • Teaching:
    Pharmacy Technician
  • Research Interests:
    Pharmaceutical Science
  • Expertise:
Dr. Carol O’Donnell
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    Dr. Carol O’Donnell

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    J2316
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8056
  • Teaching:
    Clinical Microbiology, EMP
  • Research Interests:
    Molecular Microbiology, Diagnositcs
  • Expertise:
Ms Cathy Walsh
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    Ms Cathy Walsh

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr Chris McCormack
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    Dr Chris McCormack

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr. Christina Burke
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    Dr. Christina Burke

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    D2310
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  • Ext. No.:
    090 646 8092
  • Teaching:
    Legislation
  • Research Interests:
    Law, Health and Safety Legislation
  • Expertise:
Dr. Concepta Brougham
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    Dr. Concepta Brougham

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr. Damien Brady
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    Dr. Damien Brady

  • Position:
    Associate Director of BRI and Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2306
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8080
  • Teaching:
    Microbiology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science
  • Research Interests:
    Appled bioscience, Microbiology, Infection Control
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Massege
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    Ms. Denise Lord

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Mr Des Cawley
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    Mr Des Cawley

  • Position:
    Lecturer / Research Supervisor
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  • Department:
    Department of Nursing and Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J1019
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    (090 647) 1865
  • Teaching:
    General Nursing, Research and Applied Physiology.
  • Research Interests:
    Men’s Health, Cardiovascular Health
  • Expertise:
    Mixed Methods Research
Ms. Diane Cooper
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    Ms. Diane Cooper

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2323
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    3092
  • Teaching:
    Exercise Physiology
  • Research Interests:
    Lifestyle intervention, Obesity, Type II Diabetes, Insulin Resistance, Weight Loss
  • Expertise:
Diane Patterson MPSI
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    Diane Patterson MPSI

  • Position:
    Lecturer/Researcher
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2320
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8057
  • Teaching:
    Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy
  • Research Interests:
    Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Care
  • Expertise:
Massege
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    Dr. Donal Eardly

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr. Don Faller
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    Dr. Don Faller

  • Position:
    Head of Department
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2316
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8144
  • Teaching:
    Pharmacology, Toxicology
  • Research Interests:
    Pharmacology, Cell Biology
  • Expertise:
Dr. Edel McNeena
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    Dr. Edel McNeena

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    J2310
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  • Teaching:
    Biochemistry
  • Research Interests:
    Immunology, Vaccine Development, Infection Control.
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Massege
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    Dr. Edwin McCullagh

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Dr. Eileen Lane
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    Dr. Eileen Lane

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    J2020
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8093
  • Teaching:
    Toxicology, Audiology, Dental Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Toxicology
  • Expertise:
Ms. Gillian Coughlan
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    Ms. Gillian Coughlan

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2323
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  • Ext. No.:
    3091
  • Teaching:
    Veterinary Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    animal Production
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Dr. Grainne Fleming
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    Dr. Grainne Fleming

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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    Nursing & Health Science
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  • Teaching:
    Dental Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Paediatric Dentistry
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Massege
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    Dr. Jean Russell

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Mr. Jim Maguire
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    Mr. Jim Maguire

  • Position:
    Lecturer / Research Supervisor
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J1017
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1863
  • Teaching:
    Psychiatric Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Agression and Violence, research methods, personality disorders.
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Massege
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    Mr Jim Roche

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Massege
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    Mr. John Larkin

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J1018
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1852
  • Teaching:
    General Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Leadership & Management, Health behaviours in young men.
  • Expertise:
Ms. Lisa Geraghty
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    Ms. Lisa Geraghty

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2323
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    8084
  • Teaching:
    Veterinary Anaesthesia, Companion Animal Husbandry, Small animal medical Nursing, Clinical Vetinary nursing.
  • Research Interests:
    Clinical Vetinary Microbiology
  • Expertise:
Ms. Lorraine Gaffney
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    Ms. Lorraine Gaffney

  • Position:
    Lecturer/Researcher
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J2021
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  • Ext. No.:
    2510
  • Teaching:
    Sociology, Nursing Practice Studies in General Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Sociology of Health and Illness, Sociology of the Older Person
  • Expertise:
Massege
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    Ms. Marva Fitzpatrick

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    Lecturer
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    Nursing and Health Science
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Dr. Mary Booth
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    Dr. Mary Booth

  • Position:
    Lecturer / Research Scientist
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2316
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    2543
  • Teaching:
    Microbiology, Immunology, Biotechnology
  • Research Interests:
    Vetinary, Clinical Microbiology, Infection control, Antibiotic resistance
  • Expertise:
Ms. Mary McDonnell/ Naughton
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    Ms. Mary McDonnell/ Naughton

  • Position:
    Lecturer/Researcher
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J1021
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1867
  • Teaching:
    General Nursing, Midwifery, Child health and protection, The Elderly, End of Life, Behaviours that Challenge.
  • Research Interests:
    Nursing, Paediatrics, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, Child Health, End of Life, The Older Person, Intellectual Disability, Behaviours that Challenge
  • Expertise:
Ms. Miriam O’Connor
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    Ms. Miriam O’Connor

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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    8078
  • Teaching:
    Dental Nursing, and Audiology
  • Research Interests:
    Placements and Work experience
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Massege
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    Dr. Neasa Kinsella

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Prof Neil J Rowan
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    Prof Neil J Rowan

  • Position:
    Director Bioscience Research Institute, Lecturer in Health Science
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J2022
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1838
  • Teaching:
    Health Science
  • Research Interests:
    Biomedical, Food & Water Microbiology; Bioprocessing
  • Expertise:
Ms. Niamh Ní Chéilleachair
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    Ms. Niamh Ní Chéilleachair

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2323
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    3092
  • Teaching:
    Physiology & Biomechanics
  • Research Interests:
    Applied Sports Physiology, Applied sports biomechanics, Physiological testing of the elite athlete, Training methods for endurance atheletes
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Dr. Noreen Morris
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    Dr. Noreen Morris

  • Position:
    Organic Chemistry Lecturer / Research Supervisor
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  • Department:
    Life & Physical Sciences, AIT
  • Room Location:
    E2320
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1838
  • Teaching:
    Organic Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Synthesis, Pharmaceutical Materials, Pharmaceutical Spectroscopy & Analytical Chemistry
  • Research Interests:
    Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Development of Analytical Techniques in Sports Science & Development of Polymer Materials for agricultural use.
  • Expertise:
    IR, UV, IR & NMR Spectroscopy , GC and HPLC Chromatography, Mass Spectrometry, DSC, DTA and TG. Modern methods in synthetic organic chemistry. Photochemistry
Ms. Olivia Corcoran
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    Ms. Olivia Corcoran

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    Lecturer
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    Nursing and Health Science
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Ms. Olivia Cregg
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    Ms. Olivia Cregg

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2321
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    090 646 8076
  • Teaching:
    Veterinary Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Large animal Husbandry, Veterinary Nutrition, Veterinary Diagnostics
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Massege
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    Dr Patricia Heavey

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    Lecturer
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    Nursing and Health Science
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Dr. Pearse Murphy
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    Dr. Pearse Murphy

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    Lecturer
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    Nursing and Health Science
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Mr. Sean Reidy
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    Mr. Sean Reidy

  • Position:
    Lecturer / Research Supervisor
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  • Department:
    Life & Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E3216
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    1842 (090-6471842)
  • Teaching:
    Organic Chemistry, Analytical Techniques, Forensic Science, Environmental Science, Health and Safety, Risk Management, Polymer Analysis, and Pharmacognosy
  • Research Interests:
    Natural Product Chemistry, Herbal Medicines, Enzyme Inhibitors synthesis and testing
  • Expertise:
    NMR, MS, GLC, HPLC, TLC, AA, SEM, Microscopy, Fluorescence.
Massege
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    Mr. Sean Russell

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    D2310
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  • Ext. No.:
    1861
  • Teaching:
    Veterinary Nursing, Animal Husbandry
  • Research Interests:
    Veterinary
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Dr. Sheila Faherty
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    Dr. Sheila Faherty

  • Position:
    Lecturer / Research Supervisor
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J2019
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    3068
  • Teaching:
    Pharmacology, Physiology, Anatomy, Cell Biology, IT.
  • Research Interests:
    Cancer, Therapeutic oncology, Ttumour development and metastasis, Nutrition, Impact of illness, Education.
  • Expertise:
    Confocal microscopy, cell culture,
Dr. Síle O’ Flaherty
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    Dr. Síle O’ Flaherty

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    E2323
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  • Ext. No.:
    8085
  • Teaching:
    Environmental Science, Land Use, Soil Science, Biology
  • Research Interests:
    Soil science, Appled bioscience, Ecology
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Ms. Sinead Bracken
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    Ms. Sinead Bracken

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    Lecturer
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    Nursing and Health Science
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Massege
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    Dr. Sinead Devery

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Ms. Siobhan O’Connor
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    Ms. Siobhan O’Connor

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Life and Physical Science
  • Room Location:
    D2323
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    N/A
  • Teaching:
    SportsTherapy with Rehabilitation, Sports Science with Exercise Physiology
  • Research Interests:
    Epidemology of Injuries, risk factors for injuries especially Gaelic football and hurling.
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Massege
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    Dr. Susan Neenan

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Massege
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    Dr. Therese Montgomery

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    Lecturer
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    Life and Physical Science
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Massege
  • Name:

    Mr. Tommy Healy

  • Position:
    Lecturer
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  • Department:
    Nursing & Health Science
  • Room Location:
    J1018
  • Email:
  • Ext. No.:
    2590
  • Teaching:
    Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
  • Research Interests:
    Education & Mental Health Nursing
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