He has worked on EU-funded research projects since 2008, on topics ranging from online security to 5G networks. Kieran is an ex-journalist and qualified technical writer. He has also worked in the area of instructional design and e-Learning, where he designed and delivered workshops to professionals across various industry sectors. As part of a secondment in 2014-15, Kieran worked as WIT’s EU Research Development Officer, analysing and promoting Calls for Proposals in Horizon2020. Kieran currently works on the To-Euro-5G project in addition to providing research support and H2020 mentoring to others. He regularly acts as an expert evaluator and rapporteur for the European Commission.
Kieran has an MSc in Computer Science and BSc in Applied Physics, as well as a Post-graduate Certificate in Technical Writing.