Dr Mel Duffy
Nursing and Human Sciences
|Name:||Dr Mel Duffy|
|Department:||Nursing and Human Sciences|
|Role:||Academic Staff - Sociology and Sexuality Studies|
|Phone Number:||01 700 5833|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
B.A. (Hons.), M.A. Ph.D.
Dr. Mel Duffy is a Lecturer in the School of Nursing & Human Sciences, Dublin City University, where she teaches courses in sociology and sexuality studies at both undergraduate and graduate level. After completing her PhD in DCU in 2008, she has pursued an active research programme in hermeneutic phenomenology sociology. Dr. Duffy co-founded the MA in Sexuality Studies and the biannual Self, Selves and Sexualities conference. She has published in the field of lesbian health and health care, coming out, identity and experiences of therapies effecting health outcomes.