Shane Timmons

Senior Research Officer

Shane is a Senior Research Officer with the Behavioural Research Unit (BRU). With a background in psychology, he is interested in the factors that influence judgements and decision-making in a range of domains. He works with the BRU to inform policy development and implementation using research and methods from behavioural science, primarily on projects related to the environment and consumer decision-making. He also holds a BA and PhD in Psychology and PG Cert in Statistics, all from TCD.

Prior to joining the ESRI, Shane taught modules in statistics and research skills at TCD, DCU and American College Dublin.