MICHELLE BUTLER

MICHELLE BUTLER
Executive Dean
Faculty of Science and Health, Dublin City University

Michelle Butler is Executive Dean at the Faculty of Science and Health, Dublin City University. She was previously Director of the Midwifery Program at the University of British Columbia, and Dean of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems at University College Dublin.

She completed her PhD in 2001 with a study of competence and professional learning in midwifery. She has conducted research in Canada, the UK and Ireland, in midwifery, women’s experiences of maternity care, women’s health, nursing, and health services. She has a particular interest in building research capacity with clinical, health services and community partners. She over 80 publications, 59 in peer-reviewed journals.