Experience

  • Orthopaedic Loan Kit Co-ordinator

    at Tekno Surgical

    February 2016 - at Present

    Leinster

    Integral member of the Booking Loan Kits Team at Tekno Surgical whose primary purpose is to provide customer service and support to the in house sales team (representatives) and outside customers (hospital staff). Bookings taken by phone, email or online app for orthopaedic cases in hospitals in Ireland. Coordination and management of online scheduler providing delivery and collection of loan kits to fulfil daily demand. Excellent planning, communication and computing skills with strong analytical, technical abilities.

  • Post Doctoral Researcher

    at Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Research Scientist

    November 2009 - April 2015

    Leinster

    Senior scientist of core research and development in the Materials Science Unit (Dublin Dental University Hospital in Trinity College Dublin) for over 5 years following on from a 5 year PhD in materials science. Project entitled “Reinforcement of glass-ionomer restoratives.” Development, manufacture and testing of a variety of nano-sized novel compounds for use as reinforcing agents in dental restorative materials. Designed experiments to establish a quality control manufacturing process for novel nano-reinforced materials to provide reliable and repeatable product manufacture;

Education

  • PhD

    at Trinity College Dublin

    2005 - 2009 (4 years) Leinster

  • MSc Biomedical Engineering

    at University of Ulster at Jordanstown

    2003 - 2004 (1 year) Ulster

  • BEng Medical Mechanical Engineering

    at Dublin City University

    1999 - 2003 (4 years) Leinster

Languages

  • English Native

Hives