Administration

 Debbie Monroe

Technical

Dr. Louise O'Connor

Research

Dr Aoife Joyce - Postdoctoral Researcher

Dr Kelly Fitzhenry - Postdoctoral Researcher

Ms. Niamh Cahill - Research Assistant

Ms. Blathnaid Mahon - Postgraduate Student

Ms. Brigid Hooban - Postgraduate Student

Academic

Academic Staff and Researchers

Staff Name Type Subject Area Phone
Boo, Dr Teck Wee
Senior Lecturer
Academic Bacteriology
Burke, Dr Liam
Lecturer Above The Bar
Academic Bacteriology
Cormican, Prof. Martin
Professor
Academic Bacteriology 87-4146
Morris, Prof Dearbhaile
Personal Professor
Academic Bacteriology 87-4652

Carina Brehony - Postdoctoral Researcher

Carina joined the ARME group in 2015 as a postdoctoral researcher.

About

 

Contact Details:
Email:   aoife.joyce@nuigalway.ie 
Phone: +353 91-542686
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9248-8629
ResearchGate:  https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Aoife_Joyce

Location: Discipline of Bacteriology, Room 2008 Clinical Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland              

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Area: One Health European Joint Project 

Qualifications:
2018-present Postdoctoral Researcher NUI Galway
2016-2018 Postdoctoral Researcher NUI Maynooth
2011-2016 PhD Microbiology NUI Galway
2007-2011  BSc Microbiology NUI Galway

Publications:

A. Joyce, U. Ijaz, C. Nzeteu, A. Vaughan, S. Shirran, C. H. Botting, C. Quince, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. (2018) Linking Microbial Community Structure and Function During the Acidified Anaerobic Digestion of Grass. Frontiers in Microbiology (doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00540)

 

Oral presentations:

A. Joyce, U. Ijaz, C. Quince, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. Grass Anaerobic Digestion: Microbial community structure and function. SGM Conference held in NUI Galway, June 2015.

A. Joyce, U. Ijaz, C. Quinnce, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. Microbial populations involved in anaerobic digestion of grass: Community structure and function. SSSE Conference held in UCD Dublin, December 2014.

A. Joyce, U. Ijaz, C. Quince, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. Microbial community underpinning anaerobic digestion of grass. ISME Conference held in Seoul, South Korea, August 2014.

A. Joyce, V. O’Flahery & F. Abram. Metaproteomic analysis of microbial communities during the anaerobic digestion of perennial ryegrass. Environ Conference held in NUI Galway, January/February 2013.

A. Joyce, A Vaughan, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. Optimization of protein extraction and 2-DGE for metaproteomic analysis of microbial communities during anaerobic digestion of ryegrass. Environ Conference held in UCD Dublin, March 2012.

 

Poster presentations:

A. Joyce, C. Clarke, S. Murphy & F. Walsh. Resistance to last-line defence antibiotics identified in Irish pigs. ECCMID Conference held in Madrid Spain, April 2018.

A. Joyce, C. Tyrrell, S. Dix & F. Walsh. Antibiotic resistance profiles from gut microflora of Irish pigs. Microbiology Society Conference held in Birmingham, April 2018.

A. Joyce, V. Vollenweider, D. Drissner & F. Walsh. Tracking plasmid-mediated antibiotic resistance from environmental reservoirs to the food chain. Microbiology Society focused meeting Antimicrobial Resistance and One Health held in Maynooth University, August 2017.

A. Joyce, S. Murphy & F. Walsh. Pig faecal bacteria exhibiting colistin and imipenem resistance. Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals and the Environment Conference held in Braunschweig Germany, June 2017.

A. Joyce, S. Murphy & F. Walsh. Identification of colistin and imipenem resistance in bacterial isolates from Irish pigs. Microbiology Society Conference held in Edinburgh, April 2017.

A. Joyce, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. Metaproteomics: Anaerobic digestion of ryegrass. Earth Institute Day held in UCD Dublin, November 2013.

A. Joyce, A. Vaughan, V. O’Flaherty & F. Abram. Anaerobic digestion of ryegrass: Metaproteomics. Biofilms 5 Conference held in Paris, December 2012.