Dr Terry O'Neill

Dr. Terry O'Neill is a former Colonel in the Irish Defence Forces. He has experience with United Nations peacekeeping missions in Lebanon, Angola and the Congo. He completed his M. Phil in Peace Studies with the Irish School of Ecumenics in 1992, and he was awarded a Ph.D. from Dublin University (Trinity College) in 2001. The title of his thesis is The Adaptation of Peacekeeping in the post Cold War International System. Dr O'Neill's area of research is peacekeeping, and he has co-authored a book, Basic United Nations Peacekeeping in the Post-Cold War Era, which will be published by Taylor and Francis (London). Dr O'Neill co-teaches the course in International Peace Support Operations with Dr Ray Murphy.