Dr Máire Braniff is a senior lecturer in Political Science at Ulster University. Between 2016 and 2018, Máire was the Director of INCORE, Ulster University’s International Conflict Research Institute.
Máire’s particular expertise is on the intersections between peace, memory and violent conflict, and how they impact upon communities, on individuals, and on relationships with power.
Máire holds a BA in Politics and European Studies, an MA in International Politics and a PhD from Queens University Belfast. Máire was awarded a British Academy Rising Star Award for Engagement in 2016-17.