Early Childhood Research Group

A collaborative space for the early childhood research community to share and disseminate research findings, promoting quality practice and identifing opportunities which will enrich understandings and improve the lives of young children.


Subjects of Interest

7 Members

Nuala Connolly

Senior Researcher


Sheila Long


Queen's University Belfast

Claire Maguire

Operations Executive

Cocoon Childcare

Francis Chance

Programme Manager, The Nurture Programme - Infant Health and Wellbeing

Katharine Howard Foundation

Christina Duff

MSc Researcher (Kids Active study)

Dublin City University

Joseph Mooney

Research and Evaluation Project Worker / PhD Candidate

Barnardos Ireland / UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre