Padraig Mc Garty is a native of Mohill, Co. Leitrim, and is a Senior Lecturer in Public Policy at the Institute of Technology, Tralee. His previous employments include the Department of Finance, Technological University Dublin and Athlone Institute of Technology.
Padraig is a graduate of University College Dublin where he studied politics, history and economics. He also holds a Master of Business Studies from the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, and a PhD from Dublin City University.
Dr McGarty is author of the forthcoming publication by Four Courts Press:
The Irish Revolution: Leitrim 1912-1923.