1999 - 2005: Ph.D. School of Communications, Dublin City University
Dissertation: Analysis of Digital Multimedia Consumption/ Use in the Household Setting. A qualitative analysis of New Media Technologies in Ireland.
Academic advisor: Dr. Paschal Preston, Dublin City University.
1999 Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies, 2.1 Honours degree Dublin City University. Areas of specialisation: Audience reception analysis, qualitative and quantitative research methodologies, interdisciplinary cultural studies
2004 – present: Lecturer, Department of Information and Communication, Manchester Metropolitan University
Modules: Digital Media Production, Advanced Digital Media Production, Technology, communications and the Media, The Network Society.
2003 - 2004: Lecturer, School of Communications, Dublin City University.
Modules: Web communication, Media Technology