Academic Qualifications 

·       PhD Law

o   University College Dublin (2006) Title: An Identification of Demographic and Psychological Characteristics of Computer Hackers using Triangulation)

·       MLitt Psychology

o   University College Dublin (2001)

·       MSc Applied Forensic Psychology

o   University of Leicester (2001)

·       PgCert Third Level Learning and Teaching

o   Dublin Institute of Technology (2006)

·       BA Psychology

o   Trinity College Dublin (1999)

·       Diploma in Psychology of Criminal Behaviour

o   National College of Ireland (1998)





2004 - Present

Lecturer in Psychology (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology)



Associate Professor in Psychology (Higher Education Learning Philosophy University, Kuala Lumpur)



Programme Co-ordinator, MSc in Cyberpsychology (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology)



Adult Education Tutor (Introduction to Forensic Psychology class - University College Dublin)



Areas of Expertise and Teaching Experience


·       Psychology of the Internet, in particular psychology of online crime and support seeking.

·        Psychology applied to Virtual Reality

·       Forensic Psychology

·       Cognitive Ergonomics

·       Usability Engineering

·       Perception

·       Ergonomics 

·       Developmental Psychology

·       Supervision of student projects in the above topics at undergraduate, masters (research and taught) and doctoral levels.