Dr Angela Canny
B.Soc. Sc. (Hons) University College Dublin
M.Soc. Sc. (Sociology) University College Dublin
PhD (University of Warwick, England)
Angela is the Assistant Dean of Education and Senior Lecturer in Sociology. She lecturers on the BEd, BEd Psy, BAECCE and PME programmes. She has previously worked at the Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick and The Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin. Angela has won academic awards from the UK Economic and Social Research Council, the Combat Poverty Agency and the EU Marie Curie Fellowship. Angela’s research has covered a diverse range of topics such as gender, labour market forecasting, geographical mobility and the youth labour market. Angela is particularly interested in social and educational disadvantage and the school to work transition.