Sharon is the Assistant Director at the Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Since her appointment to CELT in 2006, Sharon has been involved in academic development of staff at the university, particularly in the areas of technologies for teaching and learning, assessment and academic integrity. She has delivered staff development workshops at various higher education institutions across Ireland and the UK.

Sharon leads the Learning Technologies team within CELT. She is an Associate of the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.