Education

  • PhD in Computer Science - Macquarie University, Sydney & Dublin City University
    (2011-present)

  • BSc in Applied Computational Linguistics - Dublin City University (1998-2002)

  • Erasmus study year - Université de Nancy II (2000-2001)

  • Awards

  • Australian Postgraduate Award Scholarship (APA) - Macquarie University (2013)

  • Fulbright Enterprise-Ireland Award (2014-2015)

  • Current Position

  • Postdoctoral Researcher - ADAPT Centre, Dublin City University, Ireland (2015).

  • Past Positions

  • Project Manager/ Linguist - Appen Butler Hill, Sydney (2010).

  • Research Officer - (w Prof. Robert Dale) Macquarie University, Sydney (2010).

  • Computational Linguist - Appen Butler Hill, Sydney (2010).

  • Senior Computational Linguist - Toggletext, Melbourne (2007-2009).

  • Senior Project Manager - Meaningful Exchange, Melbourne (2007).

  • Desktop Support Analyst - Mercer Human Resources, Melbourne (2007).

  • Translation Memory Engineer - SimulTrans, Dublin (2005-2007).

  • Application Support Technician - Accenture, Dublin (2003).

  • Other Interests

  • Teacher - Daonscoil Victoria Irish summer camp, Melbourne (2011)

  • Member - Irish Language School, Sydney (2011 -present)

  • Vice President - Cumann Gaeilge na hAstráile, Melbourne (2009)

  • Volunteer - Friends of Africa, Ndola, Zambia (2004)