Criminology Staff team

The criminology team

Lecturer in Criminology and Programme Director, MA Criminology: Dr Orla Lynch.

Lecturer in Criminology and Year 1 TutorDr Katharina Swirak

Lecturer in Criminology and Year 2 Tutor: Dr James Windle

Lecturer in Criminology and Year 3 Tutor: Maggie Brennan

Criminology Project Assistant: Emer Sweeney MA (Crim).

First Year Personal Tutors: Emer Sweeney, Martin Dorgan MSoc.Sci. and Barry O'Reilly MA (Crim).

Post-doctoral Fellow: Dr Carmel Joyce, University of St Andrews and UCC.

Postgrad tutors: Martin Dorgan, Barry O'Reilly, Janos Szakolczai MA (Crim), Yasmine Ahmed MA (Crim), Ciara Osborne BA (Crim), and Kevin Hosford BA (Crim). 

Adjunct lecturers:

Dr Kevin Warner, former National Coordinator for Prison Education, Dept. of Justice, Ireland.

Martin Hopkins, MCrim. Just, MA (Comparative Ethics)., Security consultant.

Dr Tony Amatrudo, Associate Professor of Criminology, Middlesex University

Dr Jon Spencer, formerly Reader in Criminology, Manchester University.

Part-time lecturers, apart from Tutors, Adjuncts and staff from other Departments:

Dr. Clare Leon, Tipperary Mountain Trekking Centre and former law lecturer WIT, Leeds and Christchurch, Kent.

Helen Russell, BSc. (Govt.) MA (Crim.)

Dr Shaun Elder, Solicitor, Limerick

Maria Walsh, BSc. MEd. PGDip. Adult Guidance & Counselling, social worker, Cork

Dr. William Sheehan, MA, FRHistS, FHEA, Head of Educational Partnerships, Open University Ireland.