Oona Kenny

Social Research | Research Assistant
Oona Kenny was a Research Assistant in the Social Research Division from 2015- 2017. Before joining the ESRI she worked in Focus Ireland, the Housing Agency and The Simon Community. She holds a B.Sc. in Psychology from the Open University and an MSc in Applied Social Research from Trinity College Dublin, her dissertation focused on a multi-dimensional measure of children’s social capital using data collected in the GUI Study. Her main research interests are children, inequalities, homelessness and housing issues.
Contact Details:

Tel: +353 1 8632000
Direct Line: +353 1 8632010
Email: oona.kenny@esri.ie


Latest Publications:
  • Maternal employment and the cost of childcare in Ireland
  • Analysis of work-related injury and illness 2001 to 2014: Industry Sector
  • Analysis of work-related injury and illness 2001 to 2014: Construction Sector
  • Analysis of work-related injury and illness 2001 to 2014: Health Sector
  • Analysis of work-related injury and illness 2001 to 2014: Transport and Storage Sector
  • Analysis of work-related injury and illness 2001 to 2014: Agriculture, Fishing and Forestry Sector
  • A study of gender in senior civil service positions in Ireland
  • Who experiences discrimination in Ireland? Evidence from the QNHS Equality Modules
  • Risk-taking and accidents on Irish farms: an analysis of the 2013 Health and Safety Authority survey
  • A social portrait of Travellers in Ireland

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  • Programmes and Projects:
  • Human Rights and Equality Research Programme 
  • Research Study on Career Paths in the Civil Service
  • Research Programme on Community Development and Social Inclusion
  • Research Programme on Equality and Integration with the Department of Justice and Equality

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