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Dr O'Meara graduated with a PhD in Molecular Ecology from SETU in 2015, and was awarded a BSc Hons in Applied Ecology from University College Cork in 2008. Dr O'Meara has been a lecturer in the Department of Science in SETU since 2015.

Research Interests

Dr O'Meara is a researcher in the Molecular Ecology Group (MERG) in SETU, and uses DNA techniques to address questions related to biodiversity monitoring and conservation, and environmental and animal health. 


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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