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Professor Mark Keane

Professor

Mark Keane

Full Professor Of Computer Science
School of Computer Science
01 716 2470
University College Dublin, School of Computer Science, Comp Science and Informatics Belfield Dublin 4

BIO

Since 1998, Prof. Mark Keane has been Chair of Computer Science at University College Dublin. From 2004-2007 he was Director of ICT (2004-2006) and Director General (2006-2007) at Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) where he oversaw a 700M+ euro research investment. He advised the Irish Government on its €3.7B Strategy for Science, Technology & Innovation (SSTI). He was also VP of Innovation & Partnerships at UCD (2007-2009). He has a BA (UCD) and PhD (TCD) in Cognitive Psychology and previously worked in University of London, the Open University, Cardiff University and Trinity College Dublin (FTCD, 1994). Prof. Keane has published 200+ articles, has a H index of 45 reflecting over 10,800 Google Scholar citations, including 20 publications with >100 citations.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Associate Dean (Research)
    University College Dublin, Faculty of Science30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Chair
    University College Dublin, Department of Computer Science30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Fellow
    Trinity College Dublin30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Lecturer
    Trinity College Dublin, Department of Computer Science30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Lecturer
    University of Wales College of Cardiff, School of Psychology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Research Fellow
    The Open University, Human Cognition Research Laboratory, in Cognitive Science30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Research Associate
    University of London, Department of Computer Science & Statistics, Queen Mary College30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • VP of Innovation
    University College Dublin1 Apr 2007 - 1 Apr 2009

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Director of ICT
    Science Foundation Ireland31 Jul 2004 - 29 Aug 2006
  • Director General
    Science Foundation Ireland1 Aug 2006 - 1 Mar 2007

DEGREES

  • BA
    -
  • PhD
    Trinity College Dublin
  • MA
    Trinity College Dublin