Fionnuala graduated in May 2020 with a First-Class Honours in Theoretical Physics from Trinity College Dublin. Her final year project was titled "Electrons Scattering from Bi-layer Islands of Graphene" , where she solved various scattering problems analytically. She completed a summer internship with ICHEC in 2019 where she put together material for a course titled "Python in HPC". Her other interests include horses and ultimate frisbee.
Fionnuala joined ICHEC in August 2020.