David KenefickProject Manager - Children's Research Network


David is Project Manager for the Children’s Research Network for Ireland and Northern Ireland. This involves managing the staff services to the Network, the integration of the Network into CES the development and sustainability of the Network and the Prevention and Early Intervention Research Initiative.

David worked for many years in St. Michael’s House services for people with intellectual disabilities. He worked as a psychologist, set up and headed the staff training department, was the manager for residential and respite services and then for multi-disciplinary services. Most recently his role was Deputy Chief Executive, with a wide range of responsibilities. David also worked with the Institute of Public Administration delivering management training to health and disability services. David has recently been awarded a PhD by Dublin City University.  

If you would like to contact David email dkenefick.crn@effectiveservices.org.