Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates




Personal data

Birthdate:  28.12.1962
Birthplace:  Dublin
Marital status:  married
Selection date:  24.05.1991
Position:  LS
Status:  Ret. ??.09.1998

Additional information

Finished Trinity College in Dublin; Doctor of medicine (surgery); professor of clinical neurosurgery; in 2001 he worked at the department of neurosurgery in Beaumont Hospital in Dublin; one of four Irish candadates in 1992 ESA selection; was noticed on the shortlist of 25 candidate applicants by the European Astronauts Board Selection (EASB), but was not selected in 1992 and again 1998.


Last update on January 01, 2008.