Dr Mairéad Foody

Biography

Dr Mairéad Foody is an Assistant Professor in Psychology in NUI Galway and Honorary Research Fellow in the National Anti-Bullying Research and Resource Centre. She has a PhD in Psychology and several years of international applied and research experience with young people. Dr Foody has published widely in the area of child and adolescent mental health and is particularly interested in the impact of cyberbullying and bullying on psychological development. She holds several prestigious awards for her research such as the Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship, the James Flaherty Scholarship and the Marie-Sklodowska-Curie COFUND Research Fellowship

mairead.foody@dcu.ie
+353 01 700 9095

Research Areas

Cyberbullying, On-line Safety, Sibling Bullying, and Mental Health

Publications

A Review of Cyberbullying Legislation in Qatar: Considerations for Policy Makers and Educators
2017
Foody, M, Samara, M., El Asam, A., Morsi, H., & Azhar Khattab
International Journal of Law and Psychiatry
50, 45-51
A meta-analysis of bullying and cyberbullying studies on the island of Ireland
2017
Foody, M., Samara, M., & O’Higgins Norman, J.
The British Journal of Educational Psychology
DOI: 10.1111/bjep.12163
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