Dr Yseult Freeney

Dr Yseult Freeney

Organisational Psychology Lecturer, DCU

Yseult is an Organisational Psychology lecturer at the Dublin City University Business School.

About

Yseult Freeney is an Organisational Psychology lecturer at the Dublin City University Business School in Ireland. She completed her PhD in Psychology at the University College Dublin (UCD) as a scholar.

 

She is particularly interested in work engagement, the creation of positive and fulfilling work experiences, and the management of engagement and well-being through transitions in people’s lives. Yseult was awarded an IRCHSS Post-doctoral Research Fellowship in 2009 to continue her work in the area of work engagement in Trinity College Dublin.

 

Yseult has extensive experience in leading cutting-edge healthcare research. For almost a decade, her work has focused on the practice environment of nurses and midwives — most recently leading an investigation of work engagement in the Dublin maternity hospitals.

 

Her work has also included a large scale study of junior physicians’ experiences of work and professional training. In line with her expertise in the area, Yseult acts as a regular reviewer for the top ranked International Journal of Nursing Studies.