People

Administrative Team

Name Member Type Affiliation
James Cunningham Institute Director J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics
Paul O’Connor Associate Director School of Medicine, NUI Galway
Srinivasan Raghavendran Associate Director J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Gwen Ryan Institute Administration Whitaker Institute
Angela Sice Institute Administration Whitaker Institute

Research Members

Name Member Type Affiliation
Tom Acton Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Valentina Azarov PhD Student Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway
Mary Barrett Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Chris Barry Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Margaret Barry Academic Staff School of Health Sciences, NUI Galway
Michael H. Best Former Member
Ben Breen PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Patricia Browne
Lucy-Ann Buckley Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Cristiano Busco Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Molly Byrne Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Aoife Callan Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
John Canavan Academic Staff Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway
Gemma Carney Associate Member Queens University Belfast
Bridin Carroll PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Mary Cawley Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Riad Cheik PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Johanna Clancy Associate Member Galway Business School
Liam Coen Research Fellow School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Maebh Coleman PhD Student School of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, NUI Galway
David Collings Associate Member Dublin City University
Patrick Collins Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Frank Conaty Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Kieran Conboy Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Lena Connolly PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Rebecca Corless PhD Student Socio-Economic Marine Research Unit, NUI Galway
Kathryn Cormican Academic Staff School of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, NUI Galway
José A. Cortés-Vásquez Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Chiara Costanza PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Sharon Coyle Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Michael Coyne Teaching Assistant School of Law, NUI Galway
Nessa Cronin Academic Staff Centre for Irish Studies, NUI Galway
Seán Crosson Academic Staff Huston School of Film & Digital Media, NUI Galway
John Cullinan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Niall Cullinane Associate Member Queens University Belfast
Deidre Curran Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics
John Austin Currie Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Christopher Curtin Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology
Emer Curtis Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics
Ruth Curtis School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Peter Cush PhD Student
Shane Darcy Academic Staff Irish Centre For Human Rights, NUI Galway
Satyasiba Das Former Member
Louis De Paor Academic Staff Centre for Irish Studies, NUI Galway
Michelle Devaney Research Assistant J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Zelda Di Blasi Associate Member University College Cork
Tony Dobbins Associate Member Bangor University
Niamh Doheny PhD Student Huston School of Film & Digital Media, NUI Galway
Edel Doherty Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Patrick Dolan Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Christine Domegan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Colin Doyle PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Sinéad Duane Research Fellow School of Medicine, NUI Galway
Conal Duddy Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Tony Dundon Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Fidelma Dunne O’Higgins PhD Student College of Engineering & Informatics, NUI Galway
Nata Duvvury Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Ricca Edmondson Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Anne Egan Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Natasha Evers Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Frances Fahy Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Maura Farrell Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Niall Farrell PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Christine Fitzgerald PhD Student
Peter Fitzmaurice PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
Declan Fleming Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Tanja Florath PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
Brendan Flynn Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Naomi Foley Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Cormac Forkan Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Emmet Fox PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Stephen Galvin School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Paul M. Garrett Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Niamh Gately Masters Student
Ruvin Gekker J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Majella Giblin Associate Member Trinity College Dublin
Patrick Gillespie Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Gary Goggins PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Fabrizio Grana PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Mary Greene PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Séamus Grimes Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Annmarie Groarke Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Patrick Gunnigle Associate Member University of Limerick
Sinéad Hahessy Academic Staff School of Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway
Lisa Hallinan PhD Student
Sara Hannafin PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Noel Harvey Associate Member Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
Mark Haugaard Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Jonathan Heaney PhD Student
Caroline Heary Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Kieran Hickey Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Ann Hickey Associate Member Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland
Eugene Hickland Associate Member J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Niamh Higgins PhD Student School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Sarah Higgins PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Rachel Hilliard Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Edel Hind PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Margaret Hodgins Academic Staff Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway
Mairéad Hogan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Michael Hogan Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Victoria Hogan PhD Student Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway
Brian Hughes Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Martin Hughes Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Stephen Hynes Senior Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Josephine Igoe Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Jack James Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Richard C Jones Associate Member The University of Texas at San Antonio
Aidan Kane Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Anne Marie Keane Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Elaine Keane Academic Staff School of Education, NUI Galway
Darren Keegan PhD Student
Rónán Kennedy Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Brendan Kennelly Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Kate Kenny Associate Member Queens University Belfast
Su-Ming Khoo Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Kevin Kilcline PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Anna King PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Louise Kinlen Research Fellow UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway
Giada Lagana PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Michael Lang Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Mary Jo Lavelle PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Sharon Leahy Associate Member St Andrews University, Scotland
Valerie Ledwith Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Eimear Lee PhD Student School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Kevin Leyden Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Bonny Ling PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
Garry Lohan Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics
Patrick Lonergan Academic Staff School of Humanities, NUI Galway
Kevin Lynch Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Riona Lyons Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Pádraig Mac Neela Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Anne MacFarlane Associate Member Graduate Medical School, University of Limerick
Aine Macken Walsh Associate Member Rural Economy & Development Programme, Teagasc
Garret Maher Associate Member Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait
Marie Mahon Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Maureen Maloney Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Anne Marlborough Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Michael Martin PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Patricia Martyn Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Fiona Masterson PhD Student School of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, NUI Galway
Alma McCarthy Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Veronica McCauley Academic Staff School of Education, NUI Galway
Helen McDermott PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
John McDonagh Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Terrence John McDonough Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Orla McGarry Research Fellow Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway
Hannah McGee Associate Member Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland
Brian McGrath Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Joseph Hugh McGrath Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Brian McGuire Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
John McHale Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Patricia McHugh Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Lorraine McIlrath Academic Staff Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, NUI Galway
Michelle McKeown PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Michal Molcho Academic Staff School of Health Sciences, NUI Galway
Brian Molloy PhD Student
Gerry Molloy Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Lisa Moran PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Cian Moran PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
Lorraine Morgan Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Mike Moroney Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Peter Morriss Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
John Morrissey Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Emer Mulligan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Andrew Murphy Academic Staff School of Medicine. NUI Galway
Kathleen Murphy Academic Staff School of Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway
Raymond Murphy Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Anita Naughton PhD Student School of Political Science and Sociology, NUI Galway
Eilís Ní Dhúill PhD Student School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, NUI Galway
Aine Ní Leime Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Saoirse Nic Gabhainn Academic Staff School of Health Sciences
Daniel Norton PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Mícheál Ó Cinnéide Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Niall Ó Dochartaigh Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Gearóid Ó Laighin Academic Staff School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, NUI Galway
Niamh O Riordan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Padraig O Sabhain PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Conor O’Brien PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Judith O’Connell PhD Student
Orla O’Dwyer Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Colm O’hEocha PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Eanna O’Leary PhD Student School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Sarah O’Malley PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Susan O’Neill PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Siobhan O’Neill Associate Member University of Ulster
Eamon O’Shea Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Ruth O’Shea PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Maureen O’Sullivan Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Michelle O’Sullivan Associate Member University of Limerick
Damien Organ PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Míceál Ó’Cróinín PhD Student
Miguel Perez PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Ashley James Piggins Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Lionel Pilkington Academic Staff School of Humanities, NUI Galway
Katherine Powell Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Ken Power PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Ruth Prichard PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Arben Qirezi PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Badha Qirezi PhD Student School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Shivaun Quinlivan Academic Staff School of Law, NUI Galway
Henrike Rau Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Kathy Reilly Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Alexandra Revez PhD Student School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Geraldine Robbins Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Hugh Rowland PhD Student School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, NUI Galway
Lorna Ruane PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Kevin Ryan Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Paul Andrew Ryan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Gillian Salerno PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Kiran Sarma Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Daniel Savery PhD Student Social Sciences Research Centre, NUI Galway
William Schabas Academic Staff Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUI Galway
Tom Scharf Academic Staff Irish Centre for Social Gerontology, NUI Galway
Murray Scott Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Hugh Scullion Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Ultan Sharkey Associate Member
Maura Sheehan Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Richard Silke PhD Student
Jane Sixsmith Academic Staff School of Health Sciences, NUI Galway
Loredana Smaldore PhD Student J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Adele Smith Associate Member
Ian Stewart Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
Ulf Strohmayer Academic Staff School of Geography and Archaeology, NUI Galway
Breda Sweeney Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Caroline Sweeney PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
Ann Torres Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Nick Tosh Academic Staff School of Humanities, NUI Galway
Keith Townsend Associate Member Griffith University, Australia
Oner Tulum Former Member
Gerard Turley Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Thomas Van Rensburg Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Anthony Varley Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Amaya Vega Research Fellow J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Akke Vellinga Academic Staff School of Health Sciences, NUI Galway
Elaine Wallace Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Ann Walsh Academic Staff J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway
Jane Walsh Academic Staff School of Psychology, NUI Galway
John Walsh Academic Staff School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, NUI Galway
Kieran Walsh Research Fellow Irish Centre for Social Gerontology, NUI Galway
Eilís Ward Academic Staff School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI Galway
Simon Warren Academic Staff Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, NUI Galway
John Weinman Associate Member Kings College London
Adrian Wilkinson Associate Member Griffith University, Australia
Bochao Yang PhD Student School of Law, NUI Galway
Alex Zautra Associate Member Arizona State University