Fiona completed her undergraduate and postgraduate studies at Maynooth University. For her Master in Education, Fiona examined the issues and challenges around second-level students’ transition to university life. She has over ten years’ experience as a Schools Liaison Officer in the Admissions Office at Maynooth. In this role, she was also responsible for developing the Maynooth University Summer School. In her role as Placement Officer, Fiona overseas the Education Department’s school placement activities and supports students in maximising this learning opportunity.