Aoife Cartwright

Lecturer in Psychology

Aoife Cartwright completed her BSc and MSc degrees at Maynooth University, under the supervision of Dr Bryan Roche.Currently completing her PhD with Dr Roche, Aoife’s research focuses on heteronormative gender ideologies and their role in social and sexual behavior. Aoife was recently awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to visit the Kinsey Institute (Indiana University, US), where she conducted research exploring how gender and other contextual factors influence the interpretation of sexual consent. Her general interests lie in feminist sexual science, sexual aggression and consent, and replicability/open science initiatives.