Lisa Kelly

Research Assistant

Lisa joined the ESRI as a Research Assistant on the Growing Up in Ireland team in September 2019. She holds a BSc in Athletic Therapy and Training from Dublin City University and is currently finishing up her PhD at Athlone Institute of Technology. Lisa’s PhD looks at fundamental movement skill proficiency levels among primary school children in Ireland.

She is interested in how the acquisition of fundamental movement skills could be improved through primary school physical education lessons.