Dr. Conor Kerley

Part time lecturer; Speaker; Private dietetics consultant

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  • Dublin Institute of Technology: Under Graduate, Human Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Trinity College Dublin: Under Graduate, Human Nutrition & Dietetics
  • University College Dublin: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Nutrition for cardio-respiratory disorders
  • EIT Food: EIT Food Seedbed Program, Food Innovation


  • Tutor
  • Nutrition Researcher
  • Nutrition Consultant
  • Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Assistant Lecturer
  • Senior Dietician

Professional Accomplishments

  • Winner of Brian Maurer Young Investigator Award at Irish Cardiac Society Conference
  • Runner up at Molecular Medicine Ireland Education & Training Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Winner of British Hypertension Society Young Investigator Award
  • Winner of the Irish Nutrition and Dietetics Institute Research Dietitian of the Year
  • Nominated for the Dublin City University (CDU) President’s Award for Engagement
  • Winner of the British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation NRDF award
  • Finalist in 'Emerging Technologies' global Competition of The Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Founder of Phytaphix


Dr. Conor Kerley (Ph.D., BSc, H. Dip, MINDI) completed his undergraduate studies at Trinity College Dublin and Dublin Institute of Technology and his Ph.D. at University College Dublin.

Dr. Kerley has worked in multiple academic and non-profit organizations in Ireland and the USA. His areas of expertise include plant-based nutrition, vitamin D, autoimmune disease, as well as heart and lung diseases. Check out the innovative products that are heavily researched by the author himself at Phytaphix.

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