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Dr Ronan McDermott


Ronan McDermott

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Agriculture and Food Science
University College Dublin, School of Agriculture and Food Science, Agriculture and Food Science Belfield Dublin 4


Dr Rónán McDermott is based at the Centre for Humanitarian Action within UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science. He conducts research and delivers teaching around societal resilience and governance in fragile contexts. He is currently engaged in a number of the Centre for Humanitarian Action's inter-disciplinary research and innovation projects. Rónán has conducted applied social research in Colombia, Indonesia, Ireland and Kenya in collaboration with civil society organisations.


  • PhD
    University College Dublin, Ireland
  • MSc
    London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
  • BA (International)
    National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland


  • Certificate in University Teaching and Learning
    University College Dublin