Sheerin, Dr Corina

Programme Director MSc in Finance/Assistant Professor in Finance (Room 2.21)


Key Responsibilities at NCI

  • Programme Director MSc in Finance
  • Programme Director Higher Diploma in Business in Finance
  • Member of Academic Council (National College of Ireland 2007 - Present)


  • Postgraduate Doctoral Degree (PhD): Conferred 2014, Department of Statistics, University of Dublin, Trinity College.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics: Conferred 2008 Trinity College, Dublin.
  • MA in Economics and Finance: Conferred 1999 NUI Maynooth, County Kildare.
  • BA in Economics and Finance (Mathematics): Conferred 1998 NUI Maynooth, County Kildare.
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

Academic Experience

  • National College of Ireland:
    • Lecturer in Finance/ MSc in Finance Programme Director (January 2005 - Present)
    • Subject Head (Accounting, Finance and Economics) (January 2009 - February 2011)
    • NCI Acting Subject Head (Management, Marketing and Law) (May - December 2009)
  • Dublin Business School
    • Lecturer in Quantitative Analysis (January 2002 - December 2004)

Industrial Experience

  • Assistant Fund Manager, Pioneer Investment Management Ltd. (July 1999 - 2002)

Research Interests

  • Gender Segregation in Investment Management
  • Female Labour Supply
  • Work-Life Balance

Editorial Activity

  • Editorial Reviewer: Gender in Management: An International Journal, Irish Academy of Management (2016 - Present)
  • Editorial Board Member: Journal of Postgraduate Research (2012-2013)

Funding and Prizes

  • Title of Prize: Literati Emerald Best Full Paper Award (2017). Awarding Body: British Academy of Management (BAM): Gender in Management Track
    • Submission: Sheerin, C. and Linehan, M. (2017) "Gender Performativity and Hegemonic Masculinity", British Academy of Management, Warwick, UK, September 2017. 
  • Title of Prize: Awarded the Alan Moon Prize (2016) at 17th International Conference on Human Resource Development and Practice across Europe. Awarding Body: University Forum for Human Resource Development (UFHRD)
    • Submission: Hughes, C. and Sheerin, C. (2016) "Reflections on the relationship between Mentoring and Gender: Investment Management versus Human Resource Management", UFHRD, June 2016, Manchester. 
  • Title of Project: PhD Doctoral Research (2010). Funding Body: Irish Accounting and Finance Association (IAFA)
  • Title of Project: PhD Doctoral Research (2010). Funding Body: National College of Ireland (NCI) President's Award 

Professional Body Membership

  • Chartered Financial Analyst Association (CFA)
  • Irish Accounting and Finance Association (IAFA)
  • Irish Academy of Management

Research Publications 

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Book Chapters


Conference Papers and Presentations

Commissioned Report

Book Reviews and Media Contributions

  • Parkin M. (2016) Economics
  • Murray, R. (2009) How to write a thesis, McGraw Hill
  • Fischer, M. (2009) Investment Analysis, Wiley
  • Publications Contributor to Sunday Tribune, Postgrad

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