2008 - 2012
Dates of Study: Oct 2008 - Sept 2012
PhD Supervisor: Dr Brian Hendrich
Studentship Sponsor: BBSRC / Pfizer Ltd
Thesis Title: The chromatin remodeler Mi2 is required for early embryonic cell development
Following completion of her PhD at the Institute, Dr O'Shaughnessy-Kirwan moved to a PostDoc Research Associate position with Dr Brian Hendrich at the Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge.
In 2014, Aoife began re-training as a genetic counsellor at Cardiff University.
As of January 2016, Aoife is now a Student Genetic Counsellor at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.