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Meet the Team

“The lecturers are brilliant, they’re very approachable and they are easily accessible. I find the staff to be very supportive” - Ciara Buggle, BA Hons Psychology student.

At NCI we believe a huge part of your learning experience is the quality of the faculty and support staff on your programme. We have built a fantastic academic team for our psychology courses here at NCI.

Our experienced faculty have expertise and a track record of research in all the major areas of psychology. This is combined with a passion for teaching and a partnership approach with you in your psychology study. If you are considering taking a psychology course at NCI you can meet some of the team at our various information and open evenings throughout the year.

Here are some of the team and you can find out more by clicking through to each faculty member’s full staff profile.

Dr Philip Hyland

Philip is the co-founder and editor of the Journal of Criminal Psychology and the recipient of the Albert Ellis Award for research 2013-2014. His research interests include psychological responses to trauma, Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, psychopathy, criminal thinking and criminal social identity. Philip is our module leader on statistics and research methods modules as well as abnormal and criminal psychology modules.

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Michael Clearly Gaffney

Dr April Hargreaves

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Dr Grainne Kent

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Dr Joanna McHugh Power

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Dr Conor Nolan

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Dr Fearghal O’Brien

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