Ms Nuala Connolly

Professional sector
  • Youth policy
  • Youth research
Fields of expertise
  • Social inclusion
  • Sport and outdoor activities
  • Volunteering of young people
  • Young people and the media / information technology
  • Young people health and wellbeing
  • Youth education and training
  • Youth employment / entrepreneurship
  • Youth mobility
Countries of Expertise
  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom
Centre for Youth Research and Development
Department of Applied Social Studies
Maynooth University
A few words about myself
I am currently working as a Lecturer in Department of Applied Social Studies and a Researcher in the Centre for Youth Research and Development, Maynooth University.

I am also a recently appointed member of the European Commission and Council of Europe expert Pool of European Youth Researchers (PEYR).

In 2012 I completed a PhD at UCD School of Information and Library Studies as a scholar of the HW Wilson Foundation, for which I was awarded the International Emerald/ EFMD 2012 Outstanding Doctoral Research Highly Commended Award.

I have also worked as a part-time Lecturer and Module Coordinator, Research Fellow and Research Assistant at UCD Ireland.

Specialties: Privacy & Technology, Human Rights, Youth Research
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