Jennifer McManusHead of Department of Chemistry at Maynooth University
Dr. Jennifer McManus is the Head of the Department of Chemistry at Maynooth University and leads the Soft Matter and Biophysical Chemistry Group there. She is also a Funded Investigator in SSPC, the SFI Research Centre for Pharmaceuticals. She completed a BSc and PhD in Chemistry at UCD, also spending time at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz. Following her Ph.D., she spent a year at the University of Fribourg before moving to MIT as a postdoctoral associate. In 2008 she became the Science Foundation Ireland Stokes Lecturer in Chemistry and established a research group at Maynooth.