Gavin Doherty

Gavin Doherty is an Associate Professor and Fellow in the School of Computer Science and Statistics at Trinity College Dublin. His main research interest is in design for specific application areas, and has led a number of interdisciplinary projects in areas ranging from semiconductor manufacturing to healthcare. A major focus of his work for over a decade has been the design of technologies for mental health.

In 2012 he co-founded SilverCloud Health, a company that has delivered human-supported online mental and behavioral health programmes to over 100,000 patients worldwide. He is interested in the tailored delivery of e-health interventions, strategies for engaging users, and the use of self-reported data in healthcare. Potential research fellows with an interest in these topics are welcome to make contact to discuss their applications.