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TRiCC Management

TRiCC Directors

With children’s research at Trinity crossing School and Faculty boundaries, our governance structure mirrors this interdisciplinary way of working. Currently Professor Trevor Spratt (Chair in Childhood Research within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences) is lead Director with Professor Eleanor Molloy (Professor of Paediatrics) and Professor Imelda Coyne (Professor of Children’s Nursing), both from from the Faculty of Health, are Co-Directors, with the lead Directorship rotating on a three-year cycle.
Name Area
Professor Trevor Spratt School of Social Work and Social Policy
Professor Imelda Coyne School of Nursing and Midwifery
Professor Eleanor Molloy School of Medicine

Current Management Board members (2017-2018)

The TRiCC Management Board reflects the breadth of disciplines involved in children's research at Trinity College Dublin. The TRiCC Management Board is tasked with taking forward the aims and objectives of the Centre and promoting the work of TRiCC in their respective schools and more widely across College.
Name Area
Assoc. Professor Gaia Narciso Department of Economics (School of Social Sciences and Philosophy)
Assist. Professor Ann Devitt School of Education
Assist. Professor Jane Suzanne Carroll School of English
Assist. Professor Patricia Brazil School of Law
Assoc Professor Martine Smith School of Linguistic, Speech and Communication Sciences
Assist. Professor Lorraine Swords School of Psychology
Professor Richard Layte Department of Sociology (School of Social Sciences and Philosophy)