Professor Mary O'Sullivan

Professor Mary O'Sullivan

Professor Mary O'Sullivan

Mary O'Sullivan holds the Professorship of Physical Education and Youth Sport in the Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences (PESS) at the University of Limerick, Ireland.  She established the PE PAYS Research Centre there in 2005 and led the development of the centre for ten years.

She has recently completed two terms as Dean of the Faculty of Education and Health Sciences at the University of Limerick and is now focussed on researching teacher education, physical education teacher education and teacher professional development from both a policy and curriculum perspective.