Our Associate Investigators are independent researchers located in academic departments across UCC, affiliated universities and hospitals.
Prof. Stefan Andersson-Engels is since 2016 Head of Biophotonics at Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork.
Gerard Clarke is a lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioural Science. His research interests include translational biomarkers of stress-related neuropsychiatric disorders, the impact of the gut microbiome on brain and behaviour across the life span and microbial regulation of tryptophan metabolism.
Peter is a Consultant Neonatologist in CUMH
Louise is a paediatrician at Cork University Hospital.
Dr. Ciara Heavin is a Lecturer/Researcher at Business Information Systems at Cork University Business School (CUBS), University College Cork, Ireland.
Louise is an adjunct professor with INFANT. She was one of the two founding directors of INFANT and was Professor of Obstetrics at University College Cork and Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Cork University Maternity Hospital, where she specialised in the management of high-risk pregnancy. Together with Professor Geraldine Boylan, Loui...
Ali Khashan is a Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology at the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork. He leads the Epidemiology thematic area in the INFANT Centre.
Alice is a Funded Investigator at INFANT and a recently appointed Lecturer at the School of Food & Nutritional Sciences, UCC.