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Donnacha Toomey

  • PhD Candidate, M.Sc., B.Sc., G. Dip. Ed.
  • Media and Broadcasting Lecturer
  • Institute of Technology Tralee

    Research interests

    Film StudiesCultural StudiesRadio BroadcastingNew MediaMusic


    I work as a Lecturer in Media Broadcasting at the Institute of Technology, Tralee. At present I am embarking on a Ph.D. in Irish singer-songwriter culture. My research interests include; music composition, ethnomusicology, radio broadcasting, film narrative, audience research, new media and intercreativity. I am also a musician, composer, producer and former radio production co-ordinator.


    Professional experience

    Media and Broadcasting Lecturer

    Institute of Technology, Tralee

    September 2005 - Present


    M.Sc. in Interactive Media

    University of Limerick, Interaction Design Centre

    September 2003 - September 2004(a year)