Dr Cornelia Connolly

Dr Cornelia Connolly

LECTURER
Room EDU-G011,
Education Building,
Nuns' Island
Galway

Phone: 353 91 492369

Dr Cornelia Connolly is a lecturer at the School of Education, National University of Ireland, Galway.
Her interests are in mathematics education, computer science education and technology-enhanced learning.  Cornelia has a B.Eng. (Honours) in Computer Engineering, M.Eng. (Honours) through research and was awarded a Ph.D. from the University of Limerick.  Having worked with Accenture in management and IT consultancy Dr Connolly returned to academia to pursue her research interests in education, technology, student retention and numerical competency.  She is jointly responsible for the BA Mathematics and Education programme at NUI Galway and regularly publishes journal articles in the area of pedagogical enhancement in STEM education.  Cornelia co-authored The Ultimate Study Skills Handbook (with Sarah Moore, Maura Murphy and Colin Neville), published by Open University Press. 

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