Aoife O’Higgins

Aoife is a research assistant at the Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education, based in the Department of Education.

Her doctoral research examines the risk and protective factors for educational outcomes of children in care, with a particular focus on how carers help young people.

Profile (see Department of Education website)

Aiofe O'Higgins

Blog posts

Systematic review of factors associated with education of children in care  Rees Centre blog Nov 2014

What’s in a Name? Rees Centre blog

Education of children in care, Who is to Blame? Rees Centre blog