Acting Head of School

Professor Mary Mc Carron

Professor Mary Mc Carron

Professor of Ageing & Intellectual Disab, School of Nursing & Midwifery

Professor of Ageing & Intellectual Disability, Director of the Trinity Centre for Ageing & Intellectual Disability, Founder & PI for the first ever Longitudinal Comparative Study on Ageing in Persons with Intellectual Disability (IDS-TILDA).

School Executive

Dr. Vivienne Brady

Dr. Vivienne Brady

Head of Discipline, Midwifery

Vivienne teaches and supervises across undergraduate and postgraduate midwifery programmes. Her specific research interests are in action research, women's health and maternity care.

Dr. Eilish Burke

Dr. Eilish Burke

Head of the Intellectual Disability Discipline

Eilish is part of the IDS-TILDA research team with specific research interest in bone health & osteoporosis, physical health and wellbeing, inclusionary methods of healthcare screening & research involvement of people with ID.

Dr. Louise Doyle

Dr. Louise Doyle

Head of Discipline, Mental Health Nursing

Ms. Sylvia Huntley-Moore

Ms. Sylvia Huntley-Moore

Director Staff Education & Development

Sylvia ’s primary responsibilities: promoting good practice and innovation in teaching, learning, assessment and curriculum design and managing the Schools system for evaluation of teaching, modules and programmes.

Dr. Brian Keogh

Dr. Brian Keogh

Director of Teaching & Learning, Postgraduate

Brian is an assistant professor in mental health nursing. Brian’s teaching and research interests include mental health recovery and stigma, dementia and suicide and self-harm.

Dr. Aileen Lynch

Dr. Aileen Lynch

Director of Teaching & Learning, Undergraduate

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mary Mooney

Dr. Mary Mooney

Head of the General Nursing Discipline

Mary is best known for her clinical expertise and research background in the field of cardiology. She is well known nationally and internationally and collaborates with eminent researchers in the field of nursing and cardiology across the globe.

Ms. Maryanne Murphy

Ms. Maryanne Murphy

Head of Discipline, Children's Nursing

Ms. Murphy has been teaching in the School of Nursing and Midwifery since 2006. She is a member of the Children’s Nursing Discipline. She has significant teaching experience in both undergraduate and postgraduate children’s nursing programmes.

Dr. Frances O'Brien

Dr. Frances O'Brien

Head of the General Nursing Discipline

Frances teaches and supervises students at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Her research expertise is in critical care nursing, mixed methods research, intervention studies and randomised controlled trials.

Dr. Sharon O'Donnell

Dr. Sharon O'Donnell

Director of Research

Sharon has strong clinical, teaching and research expertise in Critical Care Nursing, with a particular emphasis on Acute Coronary Syndrome.

Mr. Frank O'Rourke

Mr. Frank O'Rourke

School Manager, School of Nursing & Midwifery

Frank leads the support team in the School. His responsibilities include strategic, financial and HR management. He advises the Head of School and School Executive on all key strategic and governance decisions.

Professor Amanda Phelan

Professor Amanda Phelan

Director of Global Relations

Amanda is Postgraduate Course Co-Ordinator on Dementia and Community Health programmes.