Dr Martin Power BA. PhD.
A lecturer with the Discipline of Health Promotion and co-ordinator on the BA Social Care, NUI Galway, Martin pursed his undergraduate and doctoral degrees at NUI Galway. Prior to joining the Discipline of Health Promotion, Martin held posts both with IT Carlow and the Adult and Continuing Education Centre, NUI Galway.
Martin’s research interests are broad and include social care theory and practice, workforce development,
regulation, standards and care planning, risk, interdisciplinary working, social policy and adult education.
| Social care
|Taylor, G., Power, M. (2010) Risk, science and blood: Politics, HIV, hepatitis & haemophilia in Ireland. [ARAN Link] [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|Taylor, G., Power, M. (2010) 'Risk, science and blood: The politics of the haemophilia crisis in Ireland'. Health Risk & Society, 12 (6):515-530. [ARAN Link] [Details]|
|Power, M. (2010) 'Legal responses to public crisis: Tribunals of inquiry and the blood crisis in the Republic of Ireland'. Journal of Social Criminology, 1 (2):36-63. [Details]|
|Power, M., Lavelle, M-J. (2011) 'Qualifications of non-nursing residential care staff in the Republic of Ireland'. Quality In Ageing, 12 (3):152-162. [Details]|
|Power, M (2009) After Optimism: Ireland, Racism and Globalisation. Book Review [Details]|
|Martin Power (2009) Social Care at National University of Ireland Galway. Ireland: Magazine Article [Details]|