Ciarán studied Sport and Exercise Sciences at the University of Limerick before completing an MSc and a PhD at Sheffield Hallam University in instrumentation and performance metrics. He joined the University of Leeds in 2017 and is currently in the School of Computing where he studies health IT from patient-safety and system-thinking perspectives. This is in his role with NIHR Yorkshire & Humber Patient Safety Translational Research Centre. Ciarán is concurrently part of the School of Medicine developing methods to identify cancer progression and recurrence.
Ciarán's research focus is methodological, asking what methods are best suited to a task.
- PhD Sports Performance Analysis
- MSc Sports Engineering
- BSc Sports & Exercise Sciences
- Royal Statistical Society
Ciarán tutors research methods for 2nd and 3rd year medical students, and statistical methods on various MSc courses.