Rob Quinlan

Rob is an Economics, Business, and Irish teacher with 10 years teaching experience at Secondary Level and 2 years lecturing experience in Maynooth University. He graduated from both UCD and Trinity College Dublin with a Masters Degree in Financial and

David Connolly

David Connolly is an English teacher with more than 7 years’ experience.  David is also the Head of Extra-Curricular activities in the Institute. In role he teachers Philosophy, Debating, Creative Writing and Film Studies. David has won two competitive scholarships

Ciara Coleman

Ciara Coleman is a music educator and choral conductor with over ten years of teaching experience.  Following her undergraduate music degree at Trinity College Dublin, she obtained a Masters in Music Pedagogy at the Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy

Patricia Crowley

Patricia Crowley teaches the new Leaving Cert Art course. She has over 30 years teaching experience. As well as preparing students for the written exam in Visual Studies, she also supports students with their Art practical course work.   Patricia’s

Brian Scully

Brian Scully is a Mathematics teacher with 19 years teaching experience. As an examiner for the Leaving Certificate Mathematics exam Brian has unique insights into the exam process. He also has previous experience as a corrector at Junior Cycle level.

Daire Ó Muirgheasa

Daire Ó Muirgheasa is a Computer Science teacher with eight years’ experience. He holds both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Computer and Electronic Engineering from Trinity College, Dublin.

Dr Brendan Williamson

Dr Brendan Williamson is a Maths and Applied Maths teacher with more than ten years teaching experience. As well as teaching Mathematics at secondary school level Brendan has also taught undergraduate courses at Duke University, Dublin City University and Griffith

Róisín Doyle

Róisín Doyle is a Biology teacher with a First Class Honours Degree and 15 years of teaching experience. Having worked with the State Examinations Commission and authored mock exam papers for Examcraft, she has a deep understanding of the Leaving

Emma Grealy

Emma Grealy is an English teacher with over 15 years of experience. She has an in-depth understanding of the Irish State Examination process having acted as an Assistant Examiner for Junior Certificate English and Pre-Leaving Certificate English. Emma also has

Patrick Fitzsimons

Patrick Fitzsimons is a Spanish teacher at the Institute for 4th Year and 5th year. He also runs the French debating club and the 6th year French and Spanish language clubs. He holds a First Class Honours degree in French

Maria Fenton

Maria Fenton is a Spanish teacher with 20 years’ experience.  She is the author of three Spanish textbooks: ¡Venga! Leaving Cert Spanish, Edco, 2020; ¿Qué pasa? 1 Junior Cycle Spanish, Edco 2017  and ¿Qué pasa? 2 Junior Cycle Spanish, Edco