Prof. Fiona Regan – MESTECH Director
Fiona Regan studied Environmental Science and Technology at the Institute of Technology in Sligo and graduated in 1991. She obtained her PhD in Analytical chemistry in 1994, at Dublin City University (DCU). Following her PhD she carried out Postdoctoral research in the physics Department of DCU. On completion of the postdoctoral research programme she took up a position at Limerick Institute of Technology as lecturer in Environmental and Analytical Science in 1996. In 2002 returned to the School of Chemical Sciences, DCU, as a lecturer in analytical chemistry and in 2008 she was promoted to Senior Lecturer.
There she has an active research group in the area of separations and sensors for environmental application. Her group (Analytical Environmental Research Group (AER) currently consists of 13 researchers. In 2009 she was promoted to Associate Professor in Environmental Sensing and is PI of the Beaufort Marine Sensing Programme at DCU.