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Congratulations to Dr Ciara Greene on Fulbright Award

Thu, 23 June 16 12:18

The UCD School of Psychology would like to congratulate the UCD Fulbright Award recipients 2016/2017, in particular our colleague Dr Ciara Greene (center) on their achievements.

The announcement was made by the US Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O'Malley, and Ireland’s Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs & Natural Resources, Seán Kyne TD on Thursday 16 June during a special ceremony at the Ambassador's residence in Phoenix Park. The event brought together all 39 Irish awardees, their families, and representatives from Irish universities.

A total of four UCD staff and one PhD candidate were awarded scholarships to pursue their research in the United States . The full list of awardees are:

Dr. Ciara Greene, Lecturer, UCD School of Psychology.
Dr. Mark Scanlon, Lecturer, UCD School of Computer Science.
Ms. Nicola Mountford, Director, Connected Health research programme, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science.
Mr. Michael Paye, PhD Candidate, UCD School of English, Drama and Film.

In the coming year, UCD International and the UCD Fulbright champion, Dr. Amanda Kelly, will be working to promote Fulbright opportunities across the campus. You can find information on Fulbright and many of the other funded opportunities at