Elaine is the Senior Administrator for Postgraduate Research and Doctoral Education. She holds a degree in Business Studies from UL, 2000. She provides administrative support for all aspects of research administration for the Faculty. Provides front line support to a diverse group of postgraduate research candidates (current and prospective). Assists with student recruitment (national and International candidates) at all stages of the process, from initial enquiry to enrolment. Coordinates the processing of postgraduate research applications for the Faculty and documentation pertaining to transfers, continuation and PhD viva-voce examination. Works closely with the Director of PG Research and Doctoral Education and acts as a key member of the Postgraduate Doctoral Education Course Board to establish several processes to support the Faculty-wide programmes, including EHS Structured PhD and Structured Masters Programmes.