Below you can find out about the individuals involved in the core I-PARC Project Team and Research Advisory Panel. Click on the links below to find out more about the organisations they represent.

I-PARC Chair(s)

  • Catherine Woods, Professor and Director of Physical Activity for Health, University of Limerick
  • Colin O’Hehir, Head of Climate Change and Sustainable Development Goals Unit, Health and Wellbeing Programme, Department of Health

I-PARC Steering Group Members

Health Partners

Sport Partners

  • Sport Ireland
    • Benny Cullen, Director Research & Innovation Unit

Education Partners

Transport Partners

Academic Partners

  • University of Limerick
    • Lisa Kelly, Physical Activity for Health (PAfH) Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences
  • South East Technological University, Waterford 
    • Niamh Murphy, Professor of Physical Activity and Health
  • Ulster University
    • Marie Murphy, Professor of Exercise and Health and Director of the Physical Activity for Health Research Centre at the University of Edinburgh
  • University College Dublin
    • Grainne O’Donoghue, Lecturer / Assistant Professor Physiotherapy, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science
  • Technological University Dublin
    • Lorraine D’Arcy, Senior Lecturer in the School of Transport Engineering, Environment & Planning and Co-chair of their new multidisciplinary MSc in Transport and Mobility

Research Advisory Panel