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Assoc Professor

Louise McHugh

Associate Professor
School of Psychology
01 716 8408
University College Dublin, School of Psychology, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4

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Louise completed her PhD at the National University of Ireland Maynooth in 2004. After her doctoral studies she became a lecturer in Swansea University (UK) from 2004-2011. She started working at University College Dublin in 2012 where she is currently an Associate Professor. Her research is in the area of Contextual Behavioural Science and she is a Fellow of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science. She is the academic director for a MSc. in Mindfulness Based Interventions and the Global Engagement Officer for the School of Psychology.


  • Lecturer
    Swansea University, Psychology, Swansea, United Kingdom1 Aug 2004 - 31 Dec 2011


  • BSc
    University College Dublin
  • MA
    NUI Maynooth IRL
  • PhD
    NUI Maynooth IRL2000 - 2004