Research Profile

Theresa Reidy

Biography

Dr Theresa Reidy is a political scientist in the Department of Government at University College Cork. Her research interests lie in the areas of electoral behaviour and political institutions and her recent work has been published in Electoral Studies, Parliamentary Affairs and Politics. She is currently leading a comparative project on voter facilitation and engagement practices funded by the European Commission. She has given expert evidence to parliamentary committees, the Constitutional Convention of Ireland and the Citizens’ Assembly of Ireland is also a regular contributor to national and international radio and tv, and the print media. 

Research Interests

Theresa Reidy's research interests are in the areas of electoral politics and political institutions.
She is currently working on projects related to recent referendums in Ireland, the 2016 general election and youth political participation. 




Research Grants

 ProjectFunding
Body
Start DateEnd DateAward
Elections GoEuropean Commission01-OCT-1730-MAR-19€355,000.00
Youth Political Engagement in Ireland.Irish Research Council01-JAN-1730-MAR-18€17,364.00
Economic Crisis, Demoncratic Malaise.Irish Research Council01-MAR-1630-NOV-16€9,950.00
Election 2016 Exit PollOther: Not Listed01-FEB-1629-FEB-16€3,000.00
More Heat Than Light: Candidate TV Debates at General ElectionsUCC Strategic Research Fund01-OCT-1501-SEP-16€4,000.00
Youth Political Engagement in Ireland.Irish Research Council01-MAR-1630-NOV-16€9,920.00
Referendum Day 2015UCC Strategic Research Fund01-NOV-1430-SEP-15€3,000.00
IRC"New Foundations Award 2014"Dr T Reidy [X]Irish Research Council01-MAR-1530-NOV-15€6,000.00
Elect AdminIrish Research Council11-MAR-1428-NOV-14€6,000.00
Tweets and Tweeting, the Seanad ReferendumOther: Not Listed30-SEP-1301-SEP-14€2,200.00
Referendums in Ireland - the Good, the Bad and the Ugly.Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering & Technology (IRCSET)01-NOV-1231-MAY-13€6,000.00
Oireachtas Inquiries ReferendumDepartment of an Taoiseach01-JAN-1201-JUN-12€62,000.00
Governance, Democracy and Sustainable DevelopmentDepartment of Foreign Affairs01-SEP-1101-SEP-12€13,000.00
Election Administration and DesignRoyal Irish Academy01-MAR-1101-OCT-11€1,400.00
Undergraduate Research in Political ScienceNAIRTL01-AUG-0901-OCT-10€5,000.00
The Politics of Trade and Environmental SustainabilityDepartment of Foreign Affairs01-SEP-0801-SEP-09€12,700.00
Political Reform in IrelandNAIRTL01-SEP-0801-FEB-09€1,700.00
Curriculum Design for Non-Traditional StudentsNAIRTL01-NOV-0701-NOV-09€5,000.00
Poverty Reduction Strategies in Southern AfricaDepartment of Foreign Affairs01-SEP-0601-OCT-07€7,000.00

Publications

Edited Books

 YearPublication
(2018)The post-crisis Irish voter
Michael Marsh, David M Farrell and Theresa Reidy (Ed.). (2018) The post-crisis Irish voter Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]
(2016)Electoral Management; Institutions and Practices in an Established Democracy
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (Ed.). (2016) Electoral Management; Institutions and Practices in an Established Democracy UK: Routledge: Taylor and Francis. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

 YearPublication
(2018)'Who is the Populist Irish Voter?'
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2018) 'Who is the Populist Irish Voter?'. Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 65 (1) [Details]
(2017)'Boom and Bust, Economic Voting in Ireland'
Theresa Reidy, Jane Suiter and Michael Breen (2017) 'Boom and Bust, Economic Voting in Ireland'. Politics, [Details]
(2017)'Understanding the 2015 Marriage Referendum in Ireland: Constitutional Convention, Campaign, and Conservative Ireland'
David Farrell, Johan A Elkink, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2017) 'Understanding the 2015 Marriage Referendum in Ireland: Constitutional Convention, Campaign, and Conservative Ireland'. Irish Political Studies, [Details]
(2017)'Democratic revolution? Evaluating the political and administrative reform landscape after the economic crisis'
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2017) 'Democratic revolution? Evaluating the political and administrative reform landscape after the economic crisis'. Administration, 65 (2):1-12 [DOI] [Full Text] [Details]
(2017)'Dáil reforms since 2011: Pathway to power for the ‘puny’ parliament?'
Catherine Lynch, Eoin O'Malley,Theresa Reidy, David M Farrell and Jane Suiter (2017) 'Dáil reforms since 2011: Pathway to power for the ‘puny’ parliament?'. Administration, 65 (2):37-57 [DOI] [Full Text] [Details]
(2017)'This time it’s different? Effects of the Eurovision Debate onyoung citizens’ and its consequence for EU democracy – evidence from a quasi-experiment in 24 countries'
Jurgen Maier et al (incl. Theresa Reidy). (2017) 'This time it’s different? Effects of the Eurovision Debate onyoung citizens’ and its consequence for EU democracy – evidence from a quasi-experiment in 24 countries'. Journal of European Public Policy, [Details]
(2017)'Political Transformation in Ireland: Boom, Bust and Beyond'
Theresa Reidy and Timothy White (2017) 'Political Transformation in Ireland: Boom, Bust and Beyond'. Eire-Ireland, [Details]
(2015)'New Directions in Referendums, Politics and Campaigns'
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) 'New Directions in Referendums, Politics and Campaigns'. Electoral Studies, 38 (2)   [Details]
(2015)'Managing the Electoral Process: Insights from, and for, Ireland'
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2015) 'Managing the Electoral Process: Insights from, and for, Ireland'. Irish Political Studies, 30 (4) [Details]
(2015)'Baby-steps: the expanding financial base of local government finance in Ireland'
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2015) 'Baby-steps: the expanding financial base of local government finance in Ireland'. Administration, [Details]
(2015)'Do Rules Matter? Categorizing the Regulation of Referendum Campaigns'
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) 'Do Rules Matter? Categorizing the Regulation of Referendum Campaigns'. Electoral Studies, [Details]
(2015)'Ballot Paper Design, Evidence From an Experimental Study at the 2009 Local Elections'
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2015) 'Ballot Paper Design, Evidence From an Experimental Study at the 2009 Local Elections'. Irish Political Studies, 30 (4) [Details]
(2014)'It’s the campaign learning stupid: An examination of a volatile Irish referendum (published online)'
Jane Suiter and Theresa Reidy (2014) 'It’s the campaign learning stupid: An examination of a volatile Irish referendum (published online)'. Parliamentary Affairs, 67   [Details]
(2014)'Practising Politics: Student Engagement and Enthusiam (accepted for publication)'
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2014) 'Practising Politics: Student Engagement and Enthusiam (accepted for publication)'. European Political Science, [Details]
(2014)'Promoting Student Learning and Scholarship through Undergraduate Research Journals'
Mack Mariani, Fiona Buckley, Richard Witmer and Theresa Reidy (2014) 'Promoting Student Learning and Scholarship through Undergraduate Research Journals'. PS Political Science and Politics, 46 (4):830-835 [Details]
(2012)'Presidential Elections in Ireland: From Partisan Predictability to the End of Loyalty'
Gary Murphy and Theresa Reidy (2012) 'Presidential Elections in Ireland: From Partisan Predictability to the End of Loyalty'. Irish Political Studies, 27 (4):615-634   [Details]
(2011)'Developing a Political Science Curriculum for Non-Traditional Students'
Buckley, Fiona; Harris, Clodagh; O'Mulane, Monica and Reidy, Theresa (2011) 'Developing a Political Science Curriculum for Non-Traditional Students'. European Political Science, 10 (2):248-258   [Details]
(2009)'Blissful Union: Fine Gael in the European Union'
Theresa Reidy (2009) 'Blissful Union: Fine Gael in the European Union'. Irish Political Studies, 24 (4):511-525   [Details]
(2008)'The Influence of Finance Ministers, Lessons from 20th Century Ireland and the United Kingdom'
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2008) 'The Influence of Finance Ministers, Lessons from 20th Century Ireland and the United Kingdom'. Administration, 56 (1):57-84 [Details]
(2007)'The Impact of Ballot Paper Photographs on Voting Behaviour'
Buckley, Fiona; Collins, Neil and Reidy, Theresa (2007) 'The Impact of Ballot Paper Photographs on Voting Behaviour'. Politics, 27 (3):174-181   [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Signature Pedagogies in Political Science'
Mary C Murphy and Theresa Reidy (2006) 'Signature Pedagogies in Political Science'. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 10 (4):130-136 [Details]

Book Chapters

 YearPublication
(2019)'Form over Function: The strange paradox of local government'
Theresa Reidy (2019) 'Form over Function: The strange paradox of local government' In: David M Farrell and Niamh Hardiman (eds). The Oxford Handbook of Irish Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Details]
(2019)'The 2018 Abortion Referendum: Over before it began!’'
Theresa Reidy (2019) 'The 2018 Abortion Referendum: Over before it began!’' In: Sydney Calkin and Kath Browne (eds). Post Repeal: Reflections and Futures. UK: Zed Books. [Details]
(2018)'Power Monopoly: Central – local relations in Ireland'
Theresa Reidy (2018) 'Power Monopoly: Central – local relations in Ireland' In: Sean Healy and Brigid Reynolds (eds). From Here to Where?. Dublin: Social Justice Ireland. [Details]
(2018)'Liberal Frontier: Abortion Referendums in Ireland'
Theresa Reidy (2018) 'Liberal Frontier: Abortion Referendums in Ireland' In: Stanley Brunn and Roland Kehrein (eds). Handbook of the Changing World Language Map. USA: Springer. [Details]
(2018)'Candidate Selection in Ireland; New Parties and Candidate Diversity'
Theresa Reidy (2018) 'Candidate Selection in Ireland; New Parties and Candidate Diversity' In: The Selection of Politicians in Times of Crisis. UK: Routledge. [Details]
(2017)'In the line of duty: The moral basis of turnout in the 2011 election'
Andre Blais, Carol Galais and Theresa Reidy (2017) 'In the line of duty: The moral basis of turnout in the 2011 election' In: The Conservative Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Details]
(2016)'Managing the Electoral Process: Insights from, and for, Ireland'
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2016) 'Managing the Electoral Process: Insights from, and for, Ireland' In: Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (eds). Electoral Management: Institutions and Practices in an Established Democracy: The case of Ireland. Abingdon: Routledge. [Details]
(2016)'Ballot Paper Design: Evidence from an Experimental Study at the 2009 local elections'
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2016) 'Ballot Paper Design: Evidence from an Experimental Study at the 2009 local elections' In: Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (eds). Electoral Management: Institutions and Practices in an Established Democracy: The case of Ireland. Abingdon: Routledge. [Details]
(2016)'Candidate Selection and the illusion of grass roots democracy'
Theresa Reidy (2016) 'Candidate Selection and the illusion of grass roots democracy' In: Michael Gallagher and Michael Marsh (eds). How Ireland Voted 2016. Switzerland: Springer. [Details]
(2015)'Opportunities for Economic Expansion: Ireland and the EU'
Theresa Reidy (2015) 'Opportunities for Economic Expansion: Ireland and the EU' In: The State in Transition: Essays in Honour of John Horgan. Dublin: New Island. [Details]
(2014)'Feeding the Negative, Referendum Votes in Ireland'
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2014) 'Feeding the Negative, Referendum Votes in Ireland' In: New perspectives on negative campaigning: measures, causes and effects. UK: Routledge, ECPR Monographs Series. [Details]
(2013)'Contesting the Presidency: the collapse of partisanship in presidential elections'
Gary Murphy and Theresa Reidy (2013) 'Contesting the Presidency: the collapse of partisanship in presidential elections' In: Referee or Ruler? The political role of the Irish President. Dublin: Irish Academic Press. [Details]
(2012)'Department of Finance'
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2012) 'Department of Finance' In: Governing Ireland. Dublin: IPA Press.   [Details]
(2011)'Candidate Selection'
Theresa Reidy (2011) 'Candidate Selection' In: How Ireland Voted 2011. UK: Palgrave Macmillan.   [Details]
(2008)'The Seanad Election'
Theresa Reidy (2008) 'The Seanad Election' In: How Ireland Voted 2007. UK: Palgrave Macmillan.   [Details]
(2006)'Biased Balloting: An Investigation of the Role of Gender in Voter Choice'
Buckley, Fiona; Collins, Neil; and Reidy, Theresa; (2006) 'Biased Balloting: An Investigation of the Role of Gender in Voter Choice' In: Feminisms: Within and Without. Galway: Women¿s Studies Centre, National University College Galway. [Details]

Published Reports

 YearPublication
(2016)The Irish General Election of 2016; Winners, Losers and Policy Implications.
Theresa Reidy (2016) The Irish General Election of 2016; Winners, Losers and Policy Implications. Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Germany. [Details]
(2015)Minority Report of the Cork Local Government Review to the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government.
Dermot Keogh and Theresa Reidy (2015) Minority Report of the Cork Local Government Review to the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government. Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government, Dublin. [Details]
(2012)Report on Reasons Behind Voter Behaviour in the Oireachtas Inquiry Referendum 2011.
Michael Marsh, Jane Suiter and Theresa Reidy (2012) Report on Reasons Behind Voter Behaviour in the Oireachtas Inquiry Referendum 2011. Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, Dublin.   [Details]

Journal Volume Edited

 YearPublication
(2017)Democratic Revolution? Evaluating the political and administrative reform landscape after the economic crisis.
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2017) Democratic Revolution? Evaluating the political and administrative reform landscape after the economic crisis. Journal Volume Edited [Details]
(2015)Election Management in Ireland; Challenges and Opportunities.
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2015) Election Management in Ireland; Challenges and Opportunities. Journal Volume Edited [Details]
(2014)New Directions in Referendums, Politics and Campaigns.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2014) New Directions in Referendums, Politics and Campaigns. Journal Volume Edited [Details]

Conference Publications

 YearPublication
(2013)MACGILL Summer School: Looking to 2016, How Stands the Republic
Theresa Reidy (2013) Citizens' Views of Our Representative Democracy . In: Joe Mulholland eds. MACGILL Summer School: Looking to 2016, How Stands the Republic [Details]
(2009)Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Challenging Assumptions
Fiona Buckley, Clodagh Harris, Monica O'Mullane and Theresa Reidy (2009) Teaching innovations and the challenges of curriculum development for non-traditional university students . In: Jennifer Murphy and Bettie Higgs eds. Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Challenging Assumptions [Details]

Newspaper Articles

 YearPublication
(2019)It's too soon to call if it's really a Green Wave or a tide that's going to turn back to the big parties.
Theresa Reidy (2019) It's too soon to call if it's really a Green Wave or a tide that's going to turn back to the big parties. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2019)Surpluses and tallies: This is the dummy's guide to an election count.
Theresa Reidy (2019) Surpluses and tallies: This is the dummy's guide to an election count. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2019)The simple guide for voters facing a ballot bonanza at the polls tomorrow.
Theresa Reidy (2019) The simple guide for voters facing a ballot bonanza at the polls tomorrow. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2019)Dail Eireann braces itself for new challenges.
Theresa Reidy (2019) Dail Eireann braces itself for new challenges. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)Presidency is a pretty powerless role in Ireland - but here are six important rules and responsibilities.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Presidency is a pretty powerless role in Ireland - but here are six important rules and responsibilities. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)We need to move away from centralisation.
Theresa Reidy (2018) We need to move away from centralisation. Cork: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)Why there's no need to be confused by the voting process for either ballot.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Why there's no need to be confused by the voting process for either ballot. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)'To solve the problems in rural Ireland, we have to decentralise our political power'.
Theresa Reidy (2018) 'To solve the problems in rural Ireland, we have to decentralise our political power'. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)One for the polling stations, rather than the history books.
Theresa Reidy (2018) One for the polling stations, rather than the history books. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)Votes are up for grabs so get ready for a fight.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Votes are up for grabs so get ready for a fight. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)How we can shake up our electoral system.
Theresa Reidy (2018) How we can shake up our electoral system. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)Leadership on Abortion.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Leadership on Abortion. Dublin: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2018)Decades of social change have seen absolutist view on abortion cracked apart.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Decades of social change have seen absolutist view on abortion cracked apart. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2018)A dummy's guide to voting - all you need to know about going to polls in referendum.
Theresa Reidy (2018) A dummy's guide to voting - all you need to know about going to polls in referendum. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2017)TDs will be torn between party line and voters’ wishes.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2017) TDs will be torn between party line and voters’ wishes. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2017)Voting on Abortion: what will the question be?.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2017) Voting on Abortion: what will the question be?. Dublin: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2016)We must redefine limits of parliamentary privilege - but in Dáil, not court.
Theresa Reidy (2016) We must redefine limits of parliamentary privilege - but in Dáil, not court. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Diaspora want their voices heard - so why must they fall silent at the ballot box?.
Theresa Reidy and Marie-Claire McAleer (2016) Diaspora want their voices heard - so why must they fall silent at the ballot box?. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Brexit postmortem: Vote highlights the danger of referendums.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2016) Brexit postmortem: Vote highlights the danger of referendums. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Despite a mixed legacy, there's life in the old Soldiers of Destiny yet.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Despite a mixed legacy, there's life in the old Soldiers of Destiny yet. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Making this work will test Kenny and FG to their limit.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Making this work will test Kenny and FG to their limit. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)FG and FF have been in decline for decades so collaboration is a must.
Theresa (2016) FG and FF have been in decline for decades so collaboration is a must. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Emerging Face Of New Dail And What It Means.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Emerging Face Of New Dail And What It Means. Cork: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Dummy's guide to election count: Quotas, surpluses and tallymen.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Dummy's guide to election count: Quotas, surpluses and tallymen. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Four Things You Need To Know Before You Vote.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Four Things You Need To Know Before You Vote. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Election off to a dull start with no clear winner following debate.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Election off to a dull start with no clear winner following debate. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Which Parties Are Serious About Dail Reform?.
David Farrell, Eoin O'Malley, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2016) Which Parties Are Serious About Dail Reform?. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Politicians are gearing up for a short, sharp battle for power.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Politicians are gearing up for a short, sharp battle for power. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2016)Minor reforms of Dáil could make major difference.
David Farrell, Eoin O'Malley, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2016) Minor reforms of Dáil could make major difference. Dublin: Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2015)The next election must be about political reform.
David Farrell, Eoin O'Malley, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) The next election must be about political reform. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2015)Political dissatisfaction is turning to venom.
Theresa Reidy (2015) Political dissatisfaction is turning to venom. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2015)Enda appears to be dug in for the foreseeable future.
Theresa Reidy (2015) Enda appears to be dug in for the foreseeable future. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2015)Referendum Proved that Campaigns Count.
Johan A Elkink, David Farrell, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) Referendum Proved that Campaigns Count. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2015)Polls attempt to identify the shy No voters.
Johan A Elkink, David Farrell, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) Polls attempt to identify the shy No voters. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2015)Don't count your votes before they're dispatched.
Johan A Elkink, David Farrell, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) Don't count your votes before they're dispatched. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2015)It's no wonder voters are cynical about politics.
Theresa Reidy (2015) It's no wonder voters are cynical about politics. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2015)Why we should vote in favour of lowering the age of candidates eligible to become President.
Theresa Reidy (2015) Why we should vote in favour of lowering the age of candidates eligible to become President. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2014)Bonanza Time For Referendums.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Bonanza Time For Referendums. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2014)We Need an Electoral Commission Urgently.
Theresa Reidy (2014) We Need an Electoral Commission Urgently. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2014)Voters Reject Austerity and Question EU.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Voters Reject Austerity and Question EU. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2014)Your Vote Counts! PR-STV at Local Elections.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Your Vote Counts! PR-STV at Local Elections. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2014)Political Knowledge is Empowering.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Political Knowledge is Empowering. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2013)Political parties rarely become extinct – which is why Fianna Fáil is back in business.
Theresa Reidy (2013) Political parties rarely become extinct – which is why Fianna Fáil is back in business. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2013)Proposals for Dail Reform Just Don't Cut It.
David Farrell, Eoin O'malley, Theresa Reidy, Jane Suiter (2013) Proposals for Dail Reform Just Don't Cut It. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Lack of debate on referendum reveals need for change in the Irish Times.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2012) Lack of debate on referendum reveals need for change in the Irish Times. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2012)Fiscal Treaty Referendum: Strange bedfellows join from margins in the Irish Examiner.
Theresa Reidy (2012) Fiscal Treaty Referendum: Strange bedfellows join from margins in the Irish Examiner. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2012)Fianna Fail profits from O'Cuiv fiasco in the Irish Examiner.
Theresa Reidy (2012) Fianna Fail profits from O'Cuiv fiasco in the Irish Examiner. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2012)Fiscal Treaty Referendum: Result points to class-driven divide in voting patterns in the Irish Examiner.
Theresa Reidy (2012) Fiscal Treaty Referendum: Result points to class-driven divide in voting patterns in the Irish Examiner. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2012)Fiscal Treaty Referendum: All sides fail to get message across in the Irish Independent.
Theresa Reidy (2012) Fiscal Treaty Referendum: All sides fail to get message across in the Irish Independent. Newspaper Articles   [Details]
(2011)The Sinking Feeling, Fianna Fail in Decline in the Irish Examiner.
Theresa Reidy (2011) The Sinking Feeling, Fianna Fail in Decline in the Irish Examiner. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)PR-STV, A Voter's Guide in The Irish Independent.
Theresa Reidy (2011) PR-STV, A Voter's Guide in The Irish Independent. Dublin: Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2011)This Time it's AV, A Guide to Voing in the Presidential Election in The Irish Independent.
Theresa Reidy (2011) This Time it's AV, A Guide to Voing in the Presidential Election in The Irish Independent. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2010)Seanad Eireann in The Irish Mirror.
Theresa Reidy (2010) Seanad Eireann in The Irish Mirror. Newspaper Articles [Details]
(2006)Political Analysis Column with the Evening Echo (50 articles since 2004).
Theresa Reidy (2006) Political Analysis Column with the Evening Echo (50 articles since 2004). Newspaper Articles [Details]

Blog

 YearPublication
(2019)Innovating in Large Groups: Pair work as a strategy for student engagement.
Theresa Reidy (2019) Innovating in Large Groups: Pair work as a strategy for student engagement. Blog   [Details]
(2019)The ins and outs and ups and downs of local elections.
Theresa Reidy (2019) The ins and outs and ups and downs of local elections. Blog   [Details]
(2018)Flaws In Ireland's Elections.
Theresa Reidy, Fiona Buckley and David Farrell (2018) Flaws In Ireland's Elections. Australia: Blog   [Details]
(2016)Brexit; the view from across the Irish Sea.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Brexit; the view from across the Irish Sea. Blog [Details]
(2016)Republic of Ireland General Election 2016.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Republic of Ireland General Election 2016. UK: Blog   [Details]
(2016)Independents; More for Tipperary/South Kerry/Wicklow is less for everyone else.
Theresa Reidy (2016) Independents; More for Tipperary/South Kerry/Wicklow is less for everyone else. Blog   [Details]
(2015)Young people voted in droves for marriage equality in Ireland. Equality would have won without them.
Johan A Elkink, David Farrell, Jane Suiter and Theresa Reidy (2015) Young people voted in droves for marriage equality in Ireland. Equality would have won without them. Washington DC: Blog   [Details]
(2015)Why Ireland's holding a same-sex marriage referendum?.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) Why Ireland's holding a same-sex marriage referendum?. Blog   [Details]
(2015)Referendums in Ireland.
Theresa Reidy (2015) Referendums in Ireland. Blog   [Details]
(2014)Why Referendum Campaigns Are Crucial.
Jane Suiter and Theresa Reidy (2014) Why Referendum Campaigns Are Crucial. Blog   [Details]
(2014)Labour Leadership.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Labour Leadership. Blog [Details]
(2014)Candidates or Parties; a mixed picture.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Candidates or Parties; a mixed picture. Blog [Details]
(2014)Midterm Elections.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Midterm Elections. Blog [Details]
(2014)Women Win the Day.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Women Win the Day. Blog [Details]
(2014)Voters Reject Austerity Policies.
Theresa Reidy (2014) Voters Reject Austerity Policies. Blog [Details]
(2014)European Parliament and Local Elections in the Republic and Northern Ireland.
Thomas Hennessey and Theresa Reidy (2014) European Parliament and Local Elections in the Republic and Northern Ireland. Blog   [Details]
(2013)It’s time for a political reform roadmap, a plan, an info-graphic, anything!.
Theresa Reidy (2013) It’s time for a political reform roadmap, a plan, an info-graphic, anything!. Blog   [Details]
(2012)Referendums in Ireland, how many more can we take?.
Theresa Reidy (2012) Referendums in Ireland, how many more can we take?. Blog   [Details]
(2011)Post Election Report: Ireland President.
Theresa Reidy (2011) Post Election Report: Ireland President. Blog   [Details]
(2010)Fianna Fáil, the IMF, the Future.
Theresa Reidy (2010) Fianna Fáil, the IMF, the Future. Blog   [Details]
(2010)The Department of Finance.
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2010) The Department of Finance. Blog   [Details]
(2010)The Budget Process.
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2010) The Budget Process. Blog   [Details]

Book Reviews

 YearPublication
(2017)Austerity and Recovery in Ireland.
William Roche, Philip O'Connell and Andrea Prothero (2017) Austerity and Recovery in Ireland. Book Reviews [Details]
(2011)The International Monetary Fund in the Global Economy.
Copelovitch, M.S. (2011) The International Monetary Fund in the Global Economy. Book Reviews [Details]
(2011)The Houses of the Oireachtas, Parliament in Ireland.
Manning, M. and MacCarthaigh, M. (2011) The Houses of the Oireachtas, Parliament in Ireland. Book Reviews [Details]
(2010)Politics in the Republic of Ireland.
Coakley, J., and Gallagher, M. (2010) Politics in the Republic of Ireland. Book Reviews [Details]
(2006)Designing Democracy.
Pridham, G. (2006) Designing Democracy. Book Reviews [Details]
(2005)Politics in the Republic of Ireland.
Coakley, J., and Gallagher, M. (2005) Politics in the Republic of Ireland. Book Reviews [Details]

Magazine article

 YearPublication
(2016)The Importance of Leaders' Debates.
Theresa (2016) The Importance of Leaders' Debates. Magazine article [Details]
(2016)In der Erwartungsfalle Wie die irische Labour Party ihre Zukunft verspielt.
Theresa Reidy (2016) In der Erwartungsfalle Wie die irische Labour Party ihre Zukunft verspielt. Magazine article   [Details]
(2013)Ireland after six years of austerity.
Theresa Reidy (2013) Ireland after six years of austerity. Magazine article   [Details]
(2013)Representative Democracy in Ireland.
Theresa Reidy (2013) Representative Democracy in Ireland. Magazine article [Details]
(2006)Ballot Paper Design.
Theresa Reidy (2006) Ballot Paper Design. UCC: Magazine article [Details]
(2003)Green Light for EU Enlargement.
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2003) Green Light for EU Enlargement. Magazine article [Details]

Policy Contribution

 YearPublication
(2018)Emigrant Voting at Seanad Elections: Presentation to the Seanad Reform Implementation Group.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Emigrant Voting at Seanad Elections: Presentation to the Seanad Reform Implementation Group. Dublin: Policy Contribution   [Details]
(2018)Citizens' Initiatives: Report Prepared for the Citizens' Assembly.
Theresa Reidy (2018) Citizens' Initiatives: Report Prepared for the Citizens' Assembly. Citizens' Assembly: Policy Contribution   [Details]
(2017)Referendum Campaign Regulation: Lessons from around the world. Contribution to the Independent Commission on Referendums, London, UK.
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2017) Referendum Campaign Regulation: Lessons from around the world. Contribution to the Independent Commission on Referendums, London, UK. UK: Policy Contribution [Details]
(2015)Consultation on the Establishment of an Electoral Commission.
Fiona Buckley, David Farrell, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) Consultation on the Establishment of an Electoral Commission. Policy Contribution [Details]
(2013)Voting Rights for Emigrants: Report Prepared for the Constitutional Convention of Ireland.
Theresa Reidy (2013) Voting Rights for Emigrants: Report Prepared for the Constitutional Convention of Ireland. Policy Contribution   [Details]
(2013)Voting at 17: Report Prepared for the Constitutional Convention of Ireland.
Theresa Reidy (2013) Voting at 17: Report Prepared for the Constitutional Convention of Ireland. Dublin: Policy Contribution   [Details]
(2009)Ballot Paper Design - Presentation to the Joint Houses of the Oireachtas Committee on the Constitution - Review of the Electoral System.
Theresa Reidy (2009) Ballot Paper Design - Presentation to the Joint Houses of the Oireachtas Committee on the Constitution - Review of the Electoral System. Policy Contribution   [Details]
(2008)A Referendum Initiative - Joint Houses of the Oirechtas Committee on the Constitution.
Neil Collins, Clodagh Harris, Mary Murphy, Theresa Reidy and Liam Weeks (2008) A Referendum Initiative - Joint Houses of the Oirechtas Committee on the Constitution. Policy Contribution [Details]

Working Paper

 YearPublication
(2002)Election 2002, critical essays on the results and analysis.
Harris, C Quinlivan A., O'Tuama S., Cottey A., Buckley F., & Reidy T; (2002) Election 2002, critical essays on the results and analysis. Cork: Working Paper [Details]

Professional Activities

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2018Research Communicator of the Year University College Cork
2015UCC President's Award for Excellence in Teaching University College Cork
2014Political Studies Association of Ireland Prize for Teaching and Learning in Political Science Political Studies Association of Ireland
2014Peter O'Brien Visiting Scholar Canadian Association for Irish Studies and School of Canadian Irish Studies
2001IRCHSS Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship IRCHSS

Professional Associations

 AssociationFunctionFrom / To
International Political Science Association Executive Committee Member01-JUL-16 / 31-DEC-22
Voters, Parties and Elections Special Group Co-convenor01-JUN-12 /
Political Studies Association of Ireland Vice President01-OCT-12 / 08-OCT-16
Political Studies Association of Ireland Honorary Secretary01-NOV-06 / 01-OCT-11
Ethical, Political, Legal and Philosophical Studies Committee of the Royal Irish Academy Member01-DEC-14 /
Social Science Committee of the Royal Irish Academy Member01-SEP-06 / 01-JAN-14
Americal Political Science Association Member01-JAN-05 /
European Consortium for Political Research Member01-OCT-04 /
Smaointe Member01-OCT-15 /
Reformcard.com Member of the Academic Board01-FEB-11 /

Conference Contributions

 YearPublication
(2019)Invited Lecture, Irish Permanent Representation to the European Union,
Theresa Reidy (2019) Voting Patterns at European Parliament Elections in Ireland. [Keynote Speaker], Invited Lecture, Irish Permanent Representation to the European Union, Brussels, Belgium , 06-MAY-19 - 06-MAY-19. [Details]
(2019)BIBU Visiting Lecture Series,
Theresa Reidy (2019) European Parliament Elections in Flux. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], BIBU Visiting Lecture Series, Helsinki, Finland , 02-MAY-19 - 02-MAY-19. [Details]
(2019)Visiting Lecture Series at the Department of Political Science, University of Helsinki,
Theresa Reidy (2019) Methods Matter, Skills in the political science curriculum. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Visiting Lecture Series at the Department of Political Science, University of Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Finland , 03-MAY-19 - 03-MAY-19. [Details]
(2019)REACT Research Slam,
Theresa Reidy (2019) Referendum Voting: The role of civil society groups. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], REACT Research Slam, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2019)Assistant Secretaries Network,
Theresa Reidy (2019) Is liberal democracy in decline?. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Assistant Secretaries Network, Louth . [Details]
(2019)Europa Society Election Briefing,
Theresa Reidy (2019) Voting at European ParliamentElections in Ireland. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Europa Society Election Briefing, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2019)Fine Gael Workshop,
Theresa Reidy (2019) Women in Politics in Ireland: Voting, Standing and Getting Elected. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Fine Gael Workshop, Adare, Limerick . [Details]
(2018)Votail 100, Royal Irish Academy,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Money is Power: Dáil involvement in the budget process. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Votail 100, Royal Irish Academy, RIA, Dublin , 30-NOV-18. [Details]
(2018)Social Justice Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Power Monopoly: Central – local relations in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Social Justice Ireland Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin . [Details]
(2018)Marie Curie Training Network,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Using media to get your research and you out there. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Marie Curie Training Network, UCC, Cork , 07-NOV-18. [Details]
(2018)Trans-Atlantic Law Forum,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Referendums in Ireland, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Trans-Atlantic Law Forum, Bayreuth, Germany , 19-OCT-18 - 20-OCT-18. [Details]
(2018)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Participate, Young People in Politics. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, UL, Limerick , 19-OCT-18 - 21-OCT-18. [Details]
(2018)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Johan A Elkink, David M Farrell, Sofie Marien, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2018) Abortion: Liberal Ireland on the March. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, UL, Limerick . [Details]
(2018)Voters, Parties and Elections, Abortion Roundtable,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Referendum Voting in Ireland: Abortion. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Voters, Parties and Elections, Abortion Roundtable, NUI, Dublin , 03-JUL-18. [Details]
(2018)Palgrave Handbook on Referendums Workshop,
Johan A Elkink, David M Farrell, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2018) Irish Same-Sex Marriage and Abortion referendums. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Palgrave Handbook on Referendums Workshop, Cambridge, UK . [Details]
(2018)Pint of Science, Cork,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Referendum Voting in Ireland. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Pint of Science, Cork, Cork , 17-MAY-18. [Details]
(2018)Department of Politics and Public Administration PhD Student Network,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Communicating your Research. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Department of Politics and Public Administration PhD Student Network, Konstanz, Germany . [Details]
(2018)100 Years of Democracy, Fingal County Council,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Money is Power: Dáil involvement in the budget process. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], 100 Years of Democracy, Fingal County Council, Dublin . [Details]
(2018)Glucksman Gallery,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Women in Politics in Ireland: Votáil 100. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Glucksman Gallery, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2018)Citizens' Assembly of Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2018) Citizens’ Initiatives. [Keynote Speaker], Citizens' Assembly of Ireland, Dublin , 24-FEB-18. [Details]
(2017)Irish Salon, Cincinnati,
Theresa Reidy and Tim White (2017) Political Transformation in Ireland: Boom, Bust and Beyond. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Irish Salon, Cincinnati, Cincinnati , 08-DEC-17 - 08-DEC-17. [Details]
(2017)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy, James Doorley and Marie-Claire McAleer (2017) Participate; young people and politics in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, DCU, Dublin , 13-OCT-17 - 15-OCT-17. [Details]
(2017)Trocaire Autumn School,
Theresa Reidy (2017) The Politics of Minority Government. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Trocaire Autumn School, Maynooth , 05-OCT-17. [Details]
(2017)American Political Science Association Annual Meeting,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2017) Parties and their populist voters in Ireland; age, education and gender. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco , 31-AUG-17 - 02-SEP-17. [Details]
(2017)Collins Institute Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2017) Populism: The response from the centre. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Collins Institute Annual Conference, TCD, Dublin . [Details]
(2017)Centre for Local and Regional Governance,
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2017) Fiscal Centralisation in Ireland; on the other side of the economic crisis. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Centre for Local and Regional Governance, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Votes, Votes, Votes: At Home, Abroad and at 16,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Votes for Emigrants,The International Experience. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Votes, Votes, Votes: At Home, Abroad and at 16, NUI, Dublin . [Details]
(2016)Gender Politics in Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Overview of candidate selection in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Gender Politics in Ireland, Aula Maxima, UCC . [Details]
(2016)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy, James Doorley and Marie-Claire McAleer (2016) Youth Political Engagement in Ireland, Engaged, Rationally Dis-engaged and Just Plain Not Interested. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, QUB, Belfast , 21-OCT-16 - 23-OCT-16. [Details]
(2016)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy, James Doorley and Marie-Claire McAleer (2016) Youth Political Engagement in Ireland, Engaged, Rationally Dis-engaged and Just Plain Not Interested. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, QUB, Belfast , 21-OCT-16 - 23-OCT-16. [Details]
(2016)UCC Faculty of Law PhD Network,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Quantitative Interviewing in the Social Sciences. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], UCC Faculty of Law PhD Network, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Green Party Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2016) The Piggy Bank is Empty; Irish Local Government. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Green Party Annual Conference, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Fullbright Ireland Workshop,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Politics in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Fullbright Ireland Workshop, UCC, Cork , 22-SEP-16. [Details]
(2016)Elections, Public Opinion and Parties Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2016) Political Fragmentation on the March; Campaign Effects at the 2016 General Election in the Republic of Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Elections, Public Opinion and Parties Annual Conference, Canterbury, UK . [Details]
(2016)ECPR General Conference,
Theresa Reidy, Fiona Buckley and David Farrell (2016) Democratic revolution: evaluation electoral reform in an old democracy. [Oral Presentation], ECPR General Conference, Charles University, Prague , 07-SEP-16 - 10-SEP-16. [Details]
(2016)ECPR General Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Be Careful What You Wish For: Regulating Referendum Campaigns. [Oral Presentation], ECPR General Conference, Charles University, Prague , 07-SEP-16 - 10-SEP-16. [Details]
(2016)UCC BA Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Democratic Malaise in the Republic of Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], UCC BA Summer School, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Green Party Seminar on Direct Democracy,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Citizens In Charge. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Green Party Seminar on Direct Democracy, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Trocaire Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Understanding the Irish Political Context during and following GE2016. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Trocaire Summer School, Maynooth . [Details]
(2016)Sinn Fein Annual Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Political Participation in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Sinn Fein Annual Summer School, Cork . [Details]
(2016)ECPR General Conference,
Theresa Reidy, David M Farrell, Michael Marsh and John Garry (2016) Post Crisis Political Stalemate, the Irish General Election of 2016. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], ECPR General Conference, Charles University, Prague , 07-SEP-16 - 10-SEP-16. [Details]
(2016)Irish National Election Study Workshop,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2016) Campaign 2016. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Irish National Election Study Workshop, TCD, Dublin . [Details]
(2016)Irish National Election Study 2016 – The Post Crisis Irish Voter,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2016) Political Fragmentation on the March; Campaign Effects at the 2016 General Election in the Republic of Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Irish National Election Study 2016 – The Post Crisis Irish Voter, TCD, Dublin . [Details]
(2016)American Conference for Irish Studies,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Election 2016Campaign Snooze Fest. [Oral Presentation], American Conference for Irish Studies, Notre Dame , 30-MAR-16 - 27-MAR-16. [Details]
(2016)Xavier University Irish Politics Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2016) The Aftermath of 2016 and the Future of Politics in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Xavier University Irish Politics Summer School, Tipperary . [Details]
(2016)Social Democrats Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Electoral Politics in the Republic of Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Social Democrats Annual Conference, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Irish Independent Pre-election Workshop,
Theresa Reidy (2016) PR-STV. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Irish Independent Pre-election Workshop, Independent House, Dublin . [Details]
(2016)General Election 2016: Predicting the Vote, Informing the Voters,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Campaigns should inform, persuade and mobilise. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], General Election 2016: Predicting the Vote, Informing the Voters, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2016)Fine Gael Workshop,
Theresa Reidy (2016) Nearing 100 Years of Irish Democracy. [Keynote Speaker], Fine Gael Workshop, Clonmel . [Details]
(2016)In Detail at the Glucksman Gallery,
Theresa Reidy (2016) In Detail. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], In Detail at the Glucksman Gallery, Glucksman Gallery, UCC . [Details]
(2015)Electoral Management Policies and Priorities,
Theresa Reidy, Fiona Buckley and David Farrell (2015) The Case for Electoral Management Reform in Ireland, insights from the first wave of the EIP. [Oral Presentation], Electoral Management Policies and Priorities, Cork , 16-OCT-15 - 16-OCT-15. [Details]
(2015)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Johan A Elkink, David Farrell, Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2015) The 2015 Marriage Referendum; Constitutional Convention, Campaign and Conservative Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Cork , 16-OCT-15 - 18-OCT-15. [Details]
(2015)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Andre Blais, Carol Galais and Theresa Reidy (2015) In the line of duty: The moral basis of turnout in the 2011 Irish election. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Cork , 16-OCT-15 - 18-OCT-15. [Details]
(2015)The Changing Nature of Local Government in Ireland,
John Considine and Theresa Reidy (2015) Baby-steps: the expanding financial base of local government in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], The Changing Nature of Local Government in Ireland, UCC, Cork , 13-OCT-15. [Details]
(2015)Teaching politics in our universities: inspiring, inciting and enlightening,
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2015) Innovative approaches to teaching and learning politics. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Teaching politics in our universities: inspiring, inciting and enlightening, NUI, Dublin . [Details]
(2015)American Political Science Association Annual Meeting,
Theresa Reidy (2015) Where Stands the Republic: Economic Crisis and Democratic Malaise in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco , 03-SEP-15 - 06-SEP-15. [Details]
(2015)Electoral Integrity Workshop,
Fiona Buckley, David Farrell and Theresa Reidy (2015) Disaffection and Disappointment : Electoral Reform in an Established Democracy. [Oral Presentation], Electoral Integrity Workshop, San Francisco , 02-SEP-15. [Details]
(2015)Xavier University Irish Politics Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2015) The political economy of the Irish recovery. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Xavier University Irish Politics Summer School, Tipperary , 24-JUN-15. [Details]
(2015)Empowering Women through Political Participation and Empowering Politics through Women’s Participation,
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2015) Women in Irish Politics, A lot done, more to do!. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Empowering Women through Political Participation and Empowering Politics through Women’s Participation, Washington DC . [Details]
(2015)Changing Families in Ireland - ISS21,
Theresa Reidy (2015) Voting Behaviour and Moral Referendums in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Changing Families in Ireland - ISS21, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2015)Marriage Equality Referendum Seminar - Voters Parties and Elections Specialist Group,
Theresa Reidy (2015) Campaigns Matter. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Marriage Equality Referendum Seminar - Voters Parties and Elections Specialist Group, European Parliament Office, Dublin . [Details]
(2015)Marriage Equality Referendum Seminar - UCC Staff LGBT,
Theresa Reidy (2015) Voting Behaviuor at Moral-Social Referendums in Ireland. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Marriage Equality Referendum Seminar - UCC Staff LGBT, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2015)University College Cork Quercus Lecture Series,
Theresa Reidy (2015) Referendums in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], University College Cork Quercus Lecture Series, Cork . [Details]
(2014)13th Annual Bishop Neil Willard Lecture,
Theresa Reidy (2014) Boom and Bust in Irish Politics. [Plenary Lecture], 13th Annual Bishop Neil Willard Lecture, Montreal, Canada . [Details]
(2014)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Meeting,
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2014) Ballot Paper Design. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Meeting, Galway , 17-OCT-14 - 19-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014)Election Institutions and Electoral Integity in Ireland,
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2014) Election Administration in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Election Institutions and Electoral Integity in Ireland, Dublin , 16-OCT-14 - 16-OCT-14. [Details]
(2014)Vice President for Teaching and Learning Lecture Series,
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2014) Tweeting and Teaching. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Vice President for Teaching and Learning Lecture Series, UCC . [Details]
(2014)2014 American Political Science Association Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Fiona Buckley (2014) Tweeting, Tweets and the Political Twitterati: Student Learning and Engagement. [Oral Presentation], 2014 American Political Science Association Annual Conference, Washington DC , 30-AUG-14 - 30-AUG-14. [Details]
(2014)Patrick MacGill Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2014) The Political Landscape in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Patrick MacGill Summer School, Glenties, Donegal , 21-JUL-14 - 25-JUL-14. [Details]
(2014)Xavier College Irish Politics Summer Workshop,
Theresa Reidy (2014) Candidate Selection in Ireland. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Xavier College Irish Politics Summer Workshop, Tipperary , 14-JUL-14. [Details]
(2014)DCU School of Law and Government PhD Seminar Series,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2014) Referendum Regulation in a Comparative Perspective. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], DCU School of Law and Government PhD Seminar Series, DCU, Glasnevin . [Details]
(2014)Trocaire Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2014) The Political Landscape in Ireland 2014. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Trocaire Summer School, Maynooth, Ireland . [Details]
(2014)SUNY Cortland Political Science Lecture Series,
Theresa Reidy (2014) After the Crisis, Politics in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], SUNY Cortland Political Science Lecture Series, New York . [Details]
(2014)Sovereignty Regained,
Theresa Reidy (2014) Political Trust in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Sovereignty Regained, Cork, Ireland . [Details]
(2013)Teaching and Learning Symposium,
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2013) Teaching with Twitter. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Teaching and Learning Symposium, UCC . [Details]
(2013)Seanad Referendum Post Mortem,
Theresa Reidy (2013) Referendum Regulation in Ireland. [Invited Oral Presentation], Seanad Referendum Post Mortem, European Parliament Office Dublin , 10-OCT-13. [Details]
(2013)The Internet at 40,
Theresa Reidy (2013) Irish Elections in an Internet World. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], The Internet at 40, UCC . [Details]
(2013)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2013) Referendum Campaign Regulation. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Dublin , 18-OCT-13 - 20-OCT-13. [Details]
(2013)American Political Science Association Annual Meeting,
Theresa Reidy (2013) Engaging Students in Development Education: Do Active Learning Methods Work?. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Chicago , 29-AUG-13 - 01-SEP-13. [Details]
(2013)Patrick MacGill Summer School,
Theresa Reidy (2013) Citizens' Views of our Representative Democracy. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Patrick MacGill Summer School, Gelnties, Co Donegal , 30-JUL-13 - 31-JUL-13. [Details]
(2013)European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions Workshops,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2013) Negative Campaigning at Referendums in Ireland, the good, the bad and the ugly!. [Oral Presentation], European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions Workshops, Mainz, Germany , 11-MAR-13 - 16-MAR-13. [Details]
(2013)Constitutional Convention,
Theresa Reidy (2013) Voting at 17. [Keynote Speaker], Constitutional Convention, Dublin . [Details]
(2013)Referendums in Ireland,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2013) Rules Don't Matter (Much)!. [Oral Presentation], Referendums in Ireland, Dublin , 09-MAY-13 - 09-MAY-13. [Details]
(2013)Constitutional Convention,
Theresa Reidy (2013) Voting Rights for Emigrants. [Keynote Speaker], Constitutional Convention, Dublin . [Details]
(2012)Political Studies Association of Ireland Anual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2012) Oireachtas Inquiries - voting at a volatile referendum. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Anual Conference, Derry , 19-OCT-12 - 21-OCT-12. [Details]
(2012)City of Cincinnati Irish Society,
Theresa Reidy (2012) The Demise of the Dominant - what future for Fianna Fail. [Invited Oral Presentation], City of Cincinnati Irish Society, Cincinnati, USA , 12-APR-12 - 12-APR-12. [Details]
(2012)Constitution Project,
Theresa Reidy, Jane Suiter and Michael Marsh (2012) Reasons Behind Voter Behaviourin theOireachtas InquiryReferendum 2011. [Oral Presentation], Constitution Project, UCC , 27-SEP-12. [Details]
(2012)Xavier University Distinguisged Lecture Series,
Theresa Reidy (2012) The Financial Crisis and Political Earthquake in the Republic of Ireland. [Plenary Lecture], Xavier University Distinguisged Lecture Series, Cincinnati, USA , 11-APR-12 - 11-APR-12. [Details]
(2012)Mid West Political Science Association,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2012) Bust, Boom and Bust Again, Economic Voting in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Mid West Political Science Association, Chicago , 12-APR-12 - 15-APR-12. [Details]
(2012)Mid-West Political Science Association Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2012) Political Economy, Pedagogy and Student Engagement. [Oral Presentation], Mid-West Political Science Association Annual Conference, Chicago , 12-APR-12 - 15-APR-12. [Details]
(2011)European Political Science Association Annual Conference,
Jane Suiter and Theres Reidy (2011) Economic Voting, A Test in PR Systems. [Oral Presentation], European Political Science Association Annual Conference, Dublin , 16-JUN-11 - 18-JUN-11. [Details]
(2011)We The Citizens,
Theresa Reidy (2011) Political Reform Measures. [Invited Oral Presentation], We The Citizens, Royal Hospital in Kilmainham , 25-JUN-11 - 26-JUN-11. [Details]
(2011)Mid-West Political Science Association Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley and Theresa Reidy (2011) Government and Politics Review - Establishing an Undergraduate Journal in UCC. [Oral Presentation], Mid-West Political Science Association Annual Conference, Chicago , 31-MAR-11 - 31-MAR-11. [Details]
(2011)Uachtarain na hEireann,
Theresa Reidy (2011) Presidential Elections in Ireland. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Uachtarain na hEireann, NUI Dublin , 05-DEC-11 - 05-DEC-11. [Details]
(2011)The New Dail 2011,
Theresa Reidy (2011) Eolas Conference - An Overview of the Political Make-up of the 31st Dáil. [Invited Oral Presentation], The New Dail 2011, Dublin , 28-JUN-11 - 28-JUN-11. [Details]
(2011)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2011) Presidential Elections in Ireland 1945 - 2011. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Dublin , 21-OCT-11 - 23-OCT-11. [Details]
(2011)Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy and Jane Suiter (2011) Economic Voting In Ireland Routine and Crisis a Tale of Two Responses. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Political Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Dublin , 21-OCT-11 - 23-OCT-11. [Details]
(2011)UCD School of Politics and International Relations PhD Seminar Series,
Theresa Reidy (2011) Budget Institutions in Comparative Focus. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], UCD School of Politics and International Relations PhD Seminar Series, UCD, Dublin . [Details]
(2011)Online Education Symposium,
Theresa Reidy (2011) Inspiring Students Through Twitter. [Invited Lectures (Workshops)], Online Education Symposium, UCC , 21-NOV-11. [Details]
(2011)European Consortium for Political Research General Conference,
Reidy, T., and Suiter, J. ; (2011) Boom and Bust - Economic Voting in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], European Consortium for Political Research General Conference, Iceland , 01-SEP-11 - 02-SEP-11. [Details]
(2010)American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference,
Fiona Bucklye and Theresa Reidy (2010) Practising Politics, Student Engagement and Enthusiasm. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, USA , 01-SEP-10 - 05-SEP-10. [Details]
(2010)Political Reform in Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2010) Seanad Eireann - Where the Dinosaurs Roam. [Oral Presentation], Political Reform in Ireland, University College Cork, Cork , 26-MAR-10 - 26-MAR-10. [Details]
(2010)American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2010) A Little Information Can Be Dangerous; Ballot Paper Design at Low Information Elections in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, USA , 01-SEP-10 - 05-SEP-10. [Details]
(2010)Political Studies Association of Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2010) Boom and Bust, Economic Voting in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland, Dublin , 08-OCT-10 - 10-OCT-10. [Details]
(2009)European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2009) Ballot Paper Design and Local Elections in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Conference, Berlin, Germany , 10-SEP-09 - 12-SEP-09. [Details]
(2009)Annual Political Studies Association of Ireland Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2009) Ballot paper design at local elections in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Annual Political Studies Association of Ireland Conference, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool , 08-OCT-09 - 10-OCT-09. [Details]
(2009)American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2009) Political Economy, Pedagogy and Student Enthusiasm. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada , 02-SEP-09 - 06-SEP-09. [Details]
(2009)Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2009) Ballot Paper Design at Low Information Elections. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference, Galway , 09-OCT-09 - 11-OCT-09. [Details]
(2009)Local Government in Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2009) Local Government Finance in Comparative Perspective. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Local Government in Ireland, UCC . [Details]
(2009)Annual Conference of the Educational Studies Association of Ireland,
Fiona Buckley, Clodagh Harris, Monica O'Mullane and Theresa Reidy (2009) Curriculum development for non-traditional university students, fostering intercultural dialogue. [Oral Presentation], Annual Conference of the Educational Studies Association of Ireland, Kilkenny , 01-APR-09 - 01-APR-09. [Details]
(2008)Fine Gael - Commemorating 75 Years,
Theresa Reidy (2008) Fine Gael in Europe. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Fine Gael - Commemorating 75 Years, Dublin , 01-NOV-08 - 01-NOV-08. [Details]
(2008)Joint Sessions of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR),
Theresa Reidy (2008) Putting Budget Cycles to Bed. [Oral Presentation], Joint Sessions of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), University of Rennes , 01-APR-08 - 01-APR-08. [Details]
(2008)The Europeanization of Party Politics in Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2008) Fine Gael and the European Union. [Oral Presentation], The Europeanization of Party Politics in Ireland, Institute for International and European Affairs, Dublin , 01-APR-08 - 01-APR-08. [Details]
(2008)National Academy for Integration of Research and Teaching and Learning Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Clodagh Harris, Monica O'Mullane and Theresa Reidy (2008) Curriculum development for non-traditional university students. [Other], National Academy for Integration of Research and Teaching and Learning Conference, Waterford Institute of Technology , 01-NOV-08 - 01-NOV-08. [Details]
(2008)Critically Engaged Citizens: Designing Political Education Curricula in Ireland,
Fiona Buckley, Clodagh Harris, Monica O'Mullane and Theresa Reidy (2008) Political Science Curriculum Design. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Critically Engaged Citizens: Designing Political Education Curricula in Ireland, UCC , 21-NOV-08. [Details]
(2008)Elections, Public Opinion and Parties,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2008) Ballot Paper Photographs and Low Information Elections in Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, Manchester . [Details]
(2007)European Political Science Network (EPSNet) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2007) Using a Problem Based Learning Approach to Teach Political Economy. [Oral Presentation], European Political Science Network (EPSNet) Annual Conference, University of Ljubljana , 01-JUN-07 - 01-JUN-07. [Details]
(2007)European Political Science Network (EPSNet) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2007) Economic Evaluations of Membership of the European Union in Central and Eastern European States. [Oral Presentation], European Political Science Network (EPSNet) Annual Conference, University of Ljubljana , 01-JUN-07 - 01-JUN-07. [Details]
(2007)Political Science Association (PSAI) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2007) Budget Cycles and Election 2007. [Oral Presentation], Political Science Association (PSAI) Annual Conference, Dublin City University , 20-OCT-07 - 20-OCT-07. [Details]
(2006)Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2006) Taxation and Election Outcomes in the Republic of Ireland. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference, University College Cork, Cork , 01-OCT-06 - 01-OCT-06. [Details]
(2006)American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2006) An Exploration of Supranational Economic Voting in the New Member States of the European Union. [Oral Presentation], American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Philadelphia, USA , 01-AUG-06 - 01-AUG-06. [Details]
(2006)Perceptions of Women in Politics,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2006) How Candidate Gender Can Affect Voting Behaviour: The Impact of Ballot Paper Photographs. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Perceptions of Women in Politics, UCC . [Details]
(2006)Teaching for Understanding Seminar Series,
Theresa Reidy (2006) Even Taxes Can Be Interesting. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Teaching for Understanding Seminar Series, UCC, Cork . [Details]
(2005)European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2005) A Little Information Can be Dangerous. [Oral Presentation], European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Conference, Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary , 01-SEP-05 - 01-SEP-05. [Details]
(2005)Feminisms: Within and Without,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2005) Biased Balloting: An Investigation of the Role of Gender in Voter Choice. [Oral Presentation], Feminisms: Within and Without, National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland , 01-JUL-05 - 01-JUL-05. [Details]
(2005)Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2005) Beauty Contest: The Impact of Ballot Paper Photographs on Voting Behaviour. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Leeds, Leeds, England , 01-APR-05 - 01-APR-05. [Details]
(2005)Institute of International Economic Relations Pan Helenic Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2005) Money Can't Buy You Love: Economic Evaluations of Membership of the European Union. [Oral Presentation], Institute of International Economic Relations Pan Helenic Conference, Athens, Greece , 01-SEP-05 - 01-SEP-05. [Details]
(2004)Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference,
Fiona Buckley, Neil Collins and Theresa Reidy (2004) Beauty is in the Eye of the Voter. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland , 01-OCT-04 - 01-OCT-04. [Details]
(2004)Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2004) Comparative European Political Budget Cycles. [Oral Presentation], Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Lincoln, England , 01-APR-04 - 01-APR-04. [Details]
(2004)Local Government in Ireland,
Theresa Reidy (2004) Designing a System of Local Government Finance for Ireland. [Invited Seminars/Guest Lectures], Local Government in Ireland, UCC . [Details]
(2003)European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Conference,
Theresa Reidy (2003) Electoral Swings and Taxation Roundabouts: A Case Study in the Application of the Political Business Cycle Model. [Oral Presentation], European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Annual Conference, University of Marburg, Germany , 01-SEP-03 - 01-SEP-03. [Details]

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
College of Business and Law - Research Committee Member2015 /
College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences - Department of Government Council Member Member/
Community Academic Research Links (CARL) Member2013 /
Politics - Board of Studies Chair (2009-2012)/
BComm Board of Studies Member2004 / 2007
Teaching and Curriculum Development Member; Committee Chair 2009 - 20112004 / 2014
Academic Council - University College Cork Faculty of Commerce Representative2009 / 2012
Academic Council Subcommittee on International Education Member2005 / 2009
Academic Council Subcommittee on Teaching and Learning Member2011 / 2014
Academic Council Subcommittee on External Examiners Member2011 / 2012
Academic Council Subcommittee on Academic Development and Staff Enhancement Member2013 / 2014
Transparency International Ireland Member of the Advisory Board2011 /

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
University College Cork College Lecturer01-OCT-04 /
Concordia University Peter O'Brien Visiting Scholar01-SEP-14 / 01-DEC-14

Education

 YearInstitutionQualificationSubject
2004University College Cork Ph.D.

Languages

 LanguageReadingWritingSpeaking
German FunctionalBasicBasic

Outreach Activities

 Description

2008 - Georgia - Presidential Election 2009 – Kyrgyzstan - Presidential Election 2010 – Ukraine - Presidential Election (round 1) 2010 – Ukraine  - Presidential Election (round 2)  2013 - Mongolia - Presidential Election 2016 - Armenia - Presidential Election 

Commentary and analysis provided on Irish politics and public finance for Reuters.
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Journal Activities

 JournalRoleTo / From
International Political Science Review Editor01-JAN-17 -
Irish Political Studies Editor01-JAN-12 - 31-DEC-16
Irish Political Studies Member of Editorial Board01-JAN-17 -
Politics And Governance Member of Editorial Board-
Administration Referee-
Australian Journal Of Political Science Referee-
Canadian Journal Of Irish Studies Referee-
Electoral Studies Referee-
European Journal Of Political Research Referee-
European Political Science Referee-
Global Business And Economics Review Referee-
Irish Political Studies Referee-
Local Government Studies Referee-
Palgrave Referee-
Parliamentary Affairs Referee-
Party Politics Referee-
Political Communication Referee-
Political Studies Referee-
Scandinavian Political Studies Referee-

Teaching Activities

Current Postgraduate Students

 StudentDegree Type
Mernagh Andrew Masters Degree by Research
Manton Richard James Masters Degree by Research

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