Department of Life Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Life Sciences

In this department, we focus on the medical and pharmaceutical industry, as well as forensic investigation and analysis. We provide cutting-edge technologies, state-of-the-art laboratories, and work closely within industry to bring the latest research and developments into our programmes.

Our students will primarily spend their time on practical work and gaining first-hand experience in their chosen field, through work placements and specialised, interactive modules. Our programmes in this department, ranging from level 7 to level 8 are: Pharmaceutical Science and Drug Development, Forensic Investigation and Analysis, Biomedical Science and Medical Biotechnology. To learn more about your programme of interest see below.

What type of student are you?

You are intrigued by the latest advances in technology and how these are being used in developing life-saving medicines around the world. You want a challenging but rewarding career that put your problem-solving skills to the test.

Staff

Meet the Head of Department

Vacant Post

Contact us

Vacant Post
Head of Department of Life Sciences,
+353 (0) 719305232

Department Staff

View all Life Sciences staff

Scroll left and right to see full details.

Staff NamePositionDepartment
Akande, Dr Akinlolu LECTURER Life Sciences
Armstrong, Dr Eileen LECTURER Life Sciences
Barrett, Dr Sharon LECTURER Life Sciences
Bird, Dr Jeremy Jt Head Of School Of Science Life Sciences
Bird, Dr Jeremy HEAD OF SCHOOL OF SCIENCE Life Sciences
Bodeker, Dr Macdara LECTURER Life Sciences
Breen, Dr Ailish LECTURER Life Sciences
Butler, Ms Mary LECTURER Life Sciences
Cadogan, Dr Aodhmar LECTURER Life Sciences
Daly, Dr Stephen LECTURER Life Sciences
Donlon, Mrs Eimear LECTURER Life Sciences
Duignan, Ms Geraldine LECTURER Life Sciences
Hehir, Dr Sarah LECTURER Life Sciences
Heneghan, Dr Mary LECTURER Life Sciences
Keaver, Miss Laura ASSISTANT LECTURER Life Sciences
McArdle, Dr Fiona SENIOR LECTURER Life Sciences
McCabe, Dr Anthony LECTURER Life Sciences
Monaghan, Dr Kenneth LECTURER Life Sciences
Murphy, Dr James LECTURER Life Sciences
O'Malley, Dr Edwenia ASSISTANT LECTURER Life Sciences
Regan, Ms Joanne LECTURER Life Sciences
Rudden, Ms Lil LECTURER Life Sciences
Sherlock, Dr Richard LECTURER Life Sciences
Smyth, Dr Thomas HEAD OF DEPT HEALTH & NUTRIT SCIENCES Life Sciences
Stevens, Ms Victoria ASSISTANT LECTURER Life Sciences
Stevens, Ms Victoria Jt Assistant Lecturer Life Sciences
Walsh, Mr Paul CLERICAL OFFICER Life Sciences
Warren, Ms Orla Jt Assistant Lecturer Life Sciences
Warren, Ms Orla ASSISTANT LECTURER Life Sciences
Youell, Ms Azura LECTURER Life Sciences

Courses...

View all Life Sciences Courses
Course name NFQ Level Graduate Level Favourite
Pharmaceutical Science with drug development (Add on) Level 8 Add On / Direct Application