About Me

A Quick Biography

Ronan O'Driscoll

BIO

I am very lucky to have lived and worked in a number of places: Ireland, USA, Japan and Canada. I currently live and work in Halifax, Nova Scotia with my wife and 3 children. For a nice article from the Irish Times see here.

Software

Experienced Developer

I have written software for a number of different fields: Online Training, Social Welfare, Point Of Sale, Clothing Patterns, CMS, and Internet Security. I have also taken on many roles and learned many different technologies.

Writer

Historical Fiction

I have written a novel about Francis O'Neill (1848-1936), the chief of police in Chicago who saved Irish music. His story is a much more interesting one than my own. If you want to find out more, check out my blog at chiefoneill.com.

Faculty

Nova Scotia Community College

At the NSCC School of IT & Creative Industries, I teach a number of courses on software development. I focus on JavaScript, Java and C# as well as database design and the software development lifecycle.