Gerard Gallagher Disability Advisor, Maynooth University
Gerard is a disability activist and rising leader in higher education. He has long championed the rights of people with disabilities. As a student himself, he lead the first society in the country for students with disabilities and was also elected as Equality Officer to USI. Having a primary degree in Social Science from UCD. He is also a graduate of UCD's Equality Studies MA programme. He joined Maynooth University in 2013 and supports students with multiple disabilities. He also supports the day to day management of the Disability Office.
Aoife Mulrooney Assistant Psychologist, National Learning Network & Maynooth University
Aoife is an Assistant Psychologist with the National Learning Network and Maynooth University. She joined the team in Maynooth University in 2019. She provides individualised support to harness student success and retention in university. She holds a BA in Psychology from Maynooth University and later graduated with an MA in Applied Psychology from Trinity College Dublin. Aoife specialised in online mental health supports when completing her masters dissertation. She now leads the development of a suite of online group support sessions for students with mental health conditions and Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
Keeva Kavanagh Assistant Psychologist, National Learning Network & Maynooth University
Keeva is an Assistant Psychologist with the National Learning Network and Maynooth University. She joined the team in Maynooth University in 2020. She provides specialised support to students with ADD, DCD and Mental Health Conditions. She delivers the Student Central Webinars. She holds a degree in Social Science from UCD and an MA in Psychological Studies from the same institution.