Dr. Attracta Brennan is a lecturer in the School of Computer Science at the National University of Ireland Galway.
Her research interests span a number of areas, including: adaptive learning systems, game based learning, socio-technical systems to support older people, AR/VR and medical informatics.
She is co-supervisor on a number of PhDs in the areas of;
- Evaluating the impact of adaptable digital maths games for students with Maths Anxiety
- Maintaining flow in a VR/AR Environment
- A multi-user VR recreational space for people with dementia
- A multi user VR social connecting space to reduce loneliness and promote quality of life in people with dementia