Dr. Marc O’Sullivan

Marc O'Sullivan
Postdoctoral Researcher

Dr Marc O’Sullivan is a postdoctoral researcher in the INFANT centre. He is currently working on the ENRICH study, exploring the evolution of infant sleep in early life. His research has focused on clinical biomarkers of perinatal asphyxia, and the evolution of core-temperature in infants with Hypoxic-Ischaemic Encephalopathy.

Marc graduated from UCC with a BSc in Neuroscience in 2014, and has worked in the INFANT Centre since 2014 as a graduate researcher. He was awarded his PhD in 2019 on ‘Altered Cord Blood Biomarkers in Neonatal Brain Injury’, which was funded by the National Children’s Research Centre.

Career Profile:

  • 2019-present Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Pediatrics, UCC
  • 2014-2019 PhD Candidate, Department of Pediatrics, University College Cork
  • 2014 Graduate Researcher, Department of Pediatrics, University College Cork  
  • 2011 Co-op Scientist, DePuy (Ireland), Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork
  • 2010-2014 B.Sc (hons) in Anatomy and Neuroscience at University College Cork

Professional Activities/Achievements: -

  • 2018-2019 Tutor at the ‘SPEAK’ Public Speaking Workshop, Skills Centre, UCC 
  • 2016-2018 Postgraduate Representative of ANTHENA SWAN COMH Steering Committee, UCC