Prof. Derek O Keeffe

Derek O’Keeffe is a Scientist, Engineer and Physician who works at the National University of Ireland Galway where he runs the Health Innovation Via Engineering (HIVE) Lab. He also works as a hospital doctor at the University Hospital Galway where he uses state of the art technology to help patients (@Physicianeer)

Dr Cornelia Connolly

Cornelia Connolly is a lecturer at the School of Education, National University of Ireland Galway. In addition to a Ph.D. in pedagogical innovation, she holds a B.Eng. (Hons) in Computer Engineering and M.Eng. (Hons) through research. Her teaching and research interests centre principally on STEM education and education design (@corneliathinks). 

Dr Paddy Johnson

Paddy Johnson is a lecturer in mathematics education in the School of Education at the University of Limerick. His current research interests focus on the topics of mathematical modelling and problem solving and exploring students’ attitudes towards mathematics (@DrPaddyJohnson).

Mary Fitzpatrick

Mary Fitzpatrick is the Student Intern member of our SpaceShip Earth project.

She is a final year Biomedical Engineering student in the University of Limerick.

Dr Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson works in the University of Limerick and has a strong interest in the areas of education technology, drone aviation and software sytsems. He has a B.Eng in Electronic Engineering, M.Eng in Electronic Engineering and a PhD in Learning Management Systems and Learning Repositories (@DrKevinJohnson4)