Dr Niamh Hardiman BA, MA, D Phil.

Honours & Awards:

Year: 2012.
Title: Research Fellow, 2011-12, University of North Carolina at Chapel HIll
Year: 2003.
Title: IRCHSS Senior Research Fellowship

Professional Associations:

Association: Council of European Studies, Function/Role: Member
Association: European Political Science Association, Function/Role: Member
Association: Irish Political Studies Association, Function/Role: Member
Association: APSA, Function/Role: Member of organized sections on Comparative Politics, European Politics and Society
Association: Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), Function/Role: Member
Association: American Political Science Association (APSA), Function/Role: Member

Conference Contributions:

Niamh Hardiman (2011) Guest Seminar Speaker. [Invited Lecture], University of East Anglia (UEA), European Politics Seminar, UEA, Norwich , 02-DEC-11 - 02-DEC-11.
Niamh Hardiman (2011) Inaugural Seminar. [Invited Lecture], Central European University (CEU), Department of Political Science, Central European University, Budapest , 13-OCT-11 - 13-OCT-11.
Niamh Hardiman (2011) Panel organizer and chair, 'Politics and public administration: institutional change in the shadow of the market'. [Chaired Session], ECPR General Conference, Reykjavik , 25-AUG-11 - 27-AUG-11.
Niamh Hardiman (2010) Discussant - 'Competition and the Public-Private Divide'. [Other], The Regulation of Competition: The Case of Asian Capitalism, NUI, Merrion Square , 30-SEP-10 - 02-OCT-10.
Niamh Hardiman (2010) Mapping the Irish State: Thinking About State Agencies. [Invited Lecture], ACESA - Association of Chief Executives of State Agencies, Westbury Hotel, Dublin , 23-JUN-10 - 23-JUN-10.
Niamh Hardiman (2010) 3rd Biennial Conference of the ECPR Standing Group on Regulatory Governance. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Regulation in an Age of Crisis, Quinn Business School, UCD, Belfield , 17-JUN-10 - 19-JUN-10.

Committee Work:

Committee : NORFACE International Expert Review Panel
Committee : UCD-City University of Hong Kong, Joint Public Policy Graduate Programme Development Committee
Committee : Liaison Committee, UCD-IPA
Committee : Programme Board, UCD Public Policy PhD Programme
Committee : Quality Review, UCD School of Geological Sciences
Committee : Public Policy PhD Programme Board


Client: : UNDP


Reviewer for journals including:

Cambridge Journal of Economics,
Comparative Political Studies,
English Historical Review, 
French Politics,
International Journal of Public Administration, 
Irish Political Studies, 
Journal of Baltic Studies, 
Journal of European Public Policy,
Journal of Public Policy,
Public Administration, 
Regulatory Governance, 
West European Politics, 
World Politics 

Occasional review of book manuscripts (OUP, CUP)

Assorted book reviews
Professional assessments for: 

European Science Foundation, 
Netherlands Social Science Council, 

Citation for award of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, on His Excellency Jose Ramos-Horta, President of Timor Leste. UCD, 8 March 2010.

Outreach Activities:

2010. IRCHSS ESF pre-interview advisory

2008. Irish State Agencies: Practitioner Seminar.
Invited audience of senior civil servants and expert commentators, June 

2008. IRCHSS NORFACE Migration Researchers Clustering Event: speaker. June

2008. 'Too many agencies, too many ministers?' Opinion piece, Irish Times, 16 May
2006. Panelist, 'The Sunday Programme', RTE Radio 1, August
2006. 'Inside the mind of the Irish voter'. UCD Today. December.