Dr Barbara Dooley appointed Deputy Register, Dean of Graduate Studies
Dr Dooley joined the UCD School of Psychology in 1992 and has particular research interests in Adolescent Mental Health, Eating Disorders, the treatment of Obesity and CBT and is Director of Research at Headstrong- The National Centre for Youth Mental Health, Dublin. With Amanda Fitzgerald, Barbara has recently published the My World Survey (MWS) : National Study of Youth Mental Health in Ireland in 12-25 year olds.
Barbara was Head of the School of Psychology between 2005 and 2009 and has been Vice-Principal for Teaching and Learning in the College of Human Sciences since 2009. Barbara chairs the Academic Council Committee on Discipline and is Director of Research for the doctoral programme in clinical psychology.