BAgrSc (1st Hons) UCD, 1989 PhD (Reproductive Physiology) UCD 1994, Diplomate of the American College of Animal Physiology 2002. Appointed Assistant Lecturer Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - 1990, College Lecturer 1995, Senior Lecturer 1998. Fullbright Scholar / Visiting Professor - Department of Animal Science, University of Missouri - 1996. 2000-2005 Head of Dept. of Animal Husbandry and Production, Veterinary Faculty, UCD. 2006 to present Associate Professor (Animal Husbandry), School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, UCD.