Dr Padraig Murphy
School of Communications
|Name:||Dr Padraig Murphy|
|Department:||School of Communications|
|Phone Number:||01 700 7703|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
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While starting out as an environmental biotechnology graduate, Dr Murphy moved into science communication and Science and Technology Studies in the late nineties, as well as content management in e-learning. His teaching and research interests include science communication, and public engagement with science and technology.
He is author of Biotechnology, Education and Life Politics: Debating Genetic Futures from School to Society (Routledge, 2014) and co-editor of Little Country, Big Talk: Science Communication in Ireland (Pantaneto Press, 2017).
Dr. Murphy has a PhD in Communication Studies from Dublin City University; an MSc in Science Communication also from Dublin City University; and a BSc in Environmental Pollution and Biological Sciences from the University of South Wales, formerly the University of Glamorgan, Wales.