Assist. Prof

Primary Department
School of Biotechnology
Academic Staff
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus

Academic biography

Dr. Jenny Lawler holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from University College Dublin and a PhD in membrane separations from Dublin City University. Dr. Lawler joined DCU with an industrial background, having previously worked as a chemical engineering consultant on a variety of multimillion euro projects. Her research interests include emerging contaminants and xenobiotics in global water supplies, with a focus on the development of polymeric membrane based solutions for water and wastewater treatment, along with investigation of the impact of surface nano-architecture. Dr. Lawler leads the Membrane and Environmental Technologies Group at DCU and her research has been funded by industry and agency including the Environmental Protection Agency, Enterprise Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland, and the Irish Research Council.

Research interests

Membrane Filtration; Mathematical Modelling of Chemical Engineering Processes; Artificial Neural Networks; Water Treatment; Adsorption; Graphene Related Materials; Novel Integration of Technologies; Sustainability; Environmental Technologies. Google Scholar Listing: