Ellen ByrneLecturer

    Ellen obtained a BA in Industrial Relations from the National College of Industrial Relations, Dublin, winning the Labour Relations Commission Gold Medal Award for the ‘Most Outstanding Dissertation in the field’. She was later awarded a scholarship by the LRC to pursue the Master’s Degree in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management. After working in industry for a number of years, Ellen pursued and obtained a degree in Law and later post-graduate diploma from the Law Society of Ireland. She also obtained an MA in Mediation and Conflict Management from Maynooth University.
    She has a keen interest in education and as part of an MA programme conducted research into the field of second chance education in order to analyse its success in terms of providing a bridge into further education or to the workplace. Over the past twenty years Ellen has been lecturing in the field Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, Communications and Negotiation and is a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. She also has a Diploma in Teaching and Learning Strategies.
    In her spare time Ellen is a regular exhibitor at Vintage Car Shows, is an avid football fan and enjoys relaxing and spending time with her family and her three dogs

    Human Resource Management, Professional Development

    Tim McNulty