- Women and Ambition
- Issues of Work Life Balance
- Education and Gender Equity
- Change and Diversity in Family Structures
- Gender and Ageing
- Barriers and Facilitators to Women's Advancement
- Human Rights
The Research Unit has competed successfully for tenders from the government, state agencies and the voluntary sector from organisations such as the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform, the Department of Education and Science, the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment, the Irish Human Rights Commission, and the Crisis Pregnancy Agency.