Brian O'Neill

Brian O'Neill is a Senior Research Fellow at Dublin Institute of Technology and Head of DIT’s School of Media. He is a member of the Management Group for EU Kids Online, funded under the Safer Internet Programme and leads the work package on policy. He also currently leads an Irish government-funded project called Digital Childhoods researching children use of ICTs and implications for national digital strategy. This includes disseminating findings to a wide range of stakeholders in education, policy, civil society and industry. He is a member of Ireland’s Internet Safety Advisory Council and is the author of reports on media literacy for the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and UNICEF.