Ideas Lab Team

The team in the NIDL Ideas Lab includes a nunber of different roles with responsibilies for the design and development of DCU's online short courses and micro-credentials delivered through the FutureLearn platform. The team also manages a number of externally funded research and development projects.  


Professor Mairead Nic Giollamhichil

Senior Project Manager

• Caitriona Nic Giolla Mhichil

Project Manager

Eimear Ó Driscoll

Learning Project Officer

Dereca Ní Chianáin 

Learning Designer Roles

• Oisín Ó Doinn  • Conchúr Ó Sé • Louise Hanley 
• Gráinne Sharkey • Leah Kane  

Media Production Roles

Richard Herlihy


Research Officer Roles

Elaine Beirne

• Conchur Mac Lochlainn



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