BSc. degree from DCU in 1991. A PhD (1991-1994) was subsequently obtained in organometallic photochemistry. Post doctoral studies were carried out during 1995 and 1996 at the University of Milan before rejoining the School of Chemical Sciences at DCU in 1997 as a Lecturer.
organometallic photochemistry, photophysics, spectroscopy, and the uses of organometallic compounds in organic synthesis