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Louise has worked as a journalist covering education and R&D for over 15 years, writing for a range of publications including the Sunday Tribune, the Irish Independent and The Irish Times, where she has been a weekly education feature writer since 2002.
Louise also profiles research projects for higher education institutions including Trinity College Dublin, UCD, NUI Maynooth and NUI Galway, in both SET and HSS disciplines.
Louise has conducted her own research on coverage of education issues in the Irish print media and the implications of media exposure for policy development in education. She did this as part of the MEd programme in UCD in 2007.
She has been a guest and part time lecturer on further and higher education media courses, delivering modules on media theory, sub-editing and design and layout.
Her broadcast experience includes a position as guest presenter on RTE’s arts show, The Works. She is a regular commentator on education issues on radio and TV.