Dr Reidy is a lecturer in the Department of Government at University College Cork, Ireland, where she teaches Irish politics, political economy and public finance. Her research interests lie in the areas of electoral behaviour and public finance. She has been involved in a number of research projects on elections and referendums in Ireland and she has received research funding from the Irish Research Council, Department of Education, Irish Aid, National Academy for the Integration of Research and Teaching and Learning (NAIRTL) and the European Commission. Theresa has been co-editor of Irish Political Studies since 2012.
Dr Reidy will took up the position of Editor of International Political Science Review on 1 July 2016.