+ Assistant Professor in Biomedical Sciences at Dublin City University (Sept. 17- present) and director of the Biomedical Innovations Group (BIG).
+ Serial entrepreneur, co-founder and CSO of Remedy Biologics Ltd.
+ Innovative and entrepreneurial research manager and technology inventor with 15 year’s post Ph.D. experience in academic and industrial research including lecturing and mentoring undergraduate and postgraduate students.
+ Previously, held a lectureship position (2009-2012) at Dublin City University lecturing in Biomedical Sciences at the School of Biotechnology and directed research as a Principal Investigator at the Biomedical Diagnostic Institute, Dublin City University, Ireland.
+ Previous director and head of R&D at Vaccinogen Ireland responsible for leading Vaccinogen’s overall strategy in Ireland including scientific, operational and financial. Responsible for business development, collaborations, funding diversity and tax incentives.
+ Experienced leading process improvements using Lean Six Sigma principles and building and managing multidisciplinary teams of research scientists in the areas of single cell analysis, vaccine development and manufacturing improvements, antibody engineering, high throughput screening, discovery and assay design. + Demonstrated a proven publication and grant application record at DCU and received numerous invitations to contribute to international conferences and workshops in the US, Canada, China and Europe.
+ Lead inventor on granted and pending patents filed in the US and Europe.
+ Expert assessor (2012-present) for Innovate UK’s Biomedical Catalyst and Health and Life Sciences programmes, La Caixa’ (Spain) Life Sciences programmes (2018-present) and previous assessor for A-STAR.