Aoife Price Biography

Aoife is an Early Stage Researcher on the Disability Advocacy Research in Europe, part of the Marie Sokolowski-Curie Actions Innovative Training Network. She will be researching how the disability movement interacts with other social movements, with a focus on the women’s movement. As part of this project Aoife will be completing a PhD at the National University of Ireland, Galway.

Prior to working with EDF Aoife worked with the Union of Students in Ireland managing a Student Mental Health Project. Aoife is on the Executive of the International Association for Youth Mental Health and has been an active advocate in the area of youth mental health at national and international level.

She graduated with a Masters of Science in Applied Social Research from Trinity College Dublin and a Bachelor in Politics and International Relation’s from University of Limerick. She is particularly interested in participatory research methods and ensuring that research is implemented in policy and practice.