BA(Hons), MA, PhD. Dr Brenda Daly is an Associate Professor of Law in the School of Law and Government, Dublin City University, where she lectures on healthcare law, law and dispute resolution (arbitration and mediation), and employment law. She is the European Association of Health Law National Contact for Ireland and is the Irish Chairperson of the National Mediation Chapter of the European Court of Arbitration. She is currently the DCU representative on the Council of the Irish Association of Law Teachers. Dr Daly has undertaken various responsibilities in the School, serving as Head of the Law Group and Director of the Socio-Legal Research Centre 2007-2011; Chairperson, BCL (Law & Society) 2013-2016. Previously Dr Daly was the co-Principal Investigator of an Irish Research Council of the Humanities and Social Sciences/ Department of Foreign Affairs Conflict Resolution Unit funded project that examined the capacity of the EU as an international peace mediator (2009-2010).