University Executive

Chaired by the President, the University Executive is a team of academic and administrative leaders, the purpose of which is to support the President in her role as Chief Officer, by providing collective leadership and management for the University Community.

The University Executive assists the President in developing, implementing and reviewing the University Strategic Plan, and in managing the academic, administrative, financial and other activities of the University.

Name  Role
Professor Eeva Leinonen President
Professor Aidan Mulkeen Vice-President Academic, Registrar & Deputy President
Professor Ronan Farrell Vice-President for Research (Interim)
Professor Patrick McCole Vice-President International
Professor Alison Hood Dean of Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy (Interim)
Professor Peter McNamara Dean of Social Sciences
Professor Ronan Farrell Dean of Science & Engineering
Professor Alison Hood Dean of Teaching & Learning 
Dr Mike O'Malley Bursar and Secretary
Peter Miller ​​Director of Human Resources (Interim)
Dr Gemma Irvine Vice-President for Equality and Diversity
Rebecca Doolin Vice-President External Affairs
Dr Niamh O’Reilly Chief of Staff