Dr Mary Tumelty is a full time academic in the School of Law at University College Cork. Mary has a PhD and a Bachelor of Law from the University of Limerick and her research interests include medical law and ethics, patient safety and alternative dispute resolution.
Mary has a strong record in interdisciplinary research in the areas of medical law and ethics, tort law, and alternative dispute resolution, including publishing, attracting research funding and engaging with stakeholders. She is also an external examiner for many academic courses, including courses in the areas of health law and ethics.
Mary has completed an advanced course in mediation at Harvard Law School, with a focus on strategies and tools to build consensus, manage complex situations, and resolve disagreements.