Dr Clare Gallagher is lecturer for MFA Photography and BA (Hons) Photography with Video. She studied in London, Canterbury, Toulouse and Belfast, earning an MFA with distinction, and is a Fellow of the HEA. She is external examiner at the University of Sunderland and at IADT, Dún Laoghaire, and is on the board of the Belfast Photo Festival. She has written for Visual Artists Ireland, the British Journal of Photography and contributed a chapter for Stephen Bull's book A Companion to Photography. Clare's practice examines ways of making visible the unseen work of home. She recently published a photobook The Second Shift and has exhibited her work internationally.