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Academic Council

Academic Council Regulations & Procedures for Taught Programmes

Academic Council Regulations & Procedures for Taught Programmes (Part 1)

Academic Council Regulations & Procedures for Taught Programmes (Part 2)

Academic Council for 2017 – 2019

Academic Council Membership

1. Ex-Officio Members

Prof. Vincent Cunnane


Mr. Terry Twomey

VP Academic Affairs & Registrar

Dr. Liam Browne

VP Research Development and Enterprise


Mr. Mike Fitzpatrick

Head of School of Art and Design

Ms. Maria Kyne

Head of Faculty of Applied Science, Engineering & Technology (ASET)

Mr. Paschal Meehan

Head of Faculty of Applied Science, Engineering & Technology (ASET)

Ms. Marian Duggan

Head of School of Business & Humanities

Mr. Donnacha McNamara

Head of School of Business and Humanities


Dr. Tracey Fahey

Head of Department of Fine Art

Mr. James Greenslade

Head of Department of Design

Ms. Michelle Bennett

Head of Department of Applied Science

Dr. Frances Hardiman

Head of Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Dr. Philip Ryan

Head of Mechanical & Automobile Engineering

Ms. Janice O’Connell

Head of Department of Information Technology

Mr. Pat Gill

Head of Department of Built Environment

Mr. Eoghan Sadlier

Head of Department of Business

Dr. Catriona Murphy

Head of Department of Food and Tourism

Mr. James Collins

Head of Department of Sport

Ms. Cathy Jones

Head of Department of Applied Social Sciences


Head of Department of Flexible Learning


Dr. Daragh Naughton

Head of Quality, Teaching & Learning


Mr. Jerald Cavanagh

Institute Librarian


Ms. Frances O’Connell

Assistant Registrar


Dr. Patrick Murray

Head of Research & Technology Transfer

2. Elected Members

School of Art & Design:

Department of Design:

Male                 (1)        Mr. Richard Gavin

Female             (1)        Ms. Mairead Neill

Common           (1)        Mr. Eamon Dalton


Department Of Fine Art:

Male                 (1)        Dr. Nigel Oxley

Female             (1)        Ms. Fiona Quill


Faculty of Business and Humanities:​


Department of Food and Tourism:

Male                 (1)        Mr. Joe Mulcahy

Female             (1)        Ms. Brid Crotty


Department of Applied Social Sciences:           

Male                 (1)        Dr. Michael Ryan

Female             (1)        Ms. Lisa Scott O Rourke

Common           (1)        Mr. Paul Keating


Department of Business:

Male                 (1)        Dr. James Griffin

Female              (1)        Ms. Sara Kate Hurley

Common           (1)        Ms. Edith O Leary


Department of Sports:

Male                 (1)        Mr. Seoirse Bulfin

Female              (1)        Ms. Caroline Shanley


Faculty of Applied Science, Engineering and Information Technology (ASET)


Department Built Environment: 

Male                 (1)        Mr. David Honan

Female             (1)        Ms. Maria O Kelly


Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering:

Male                 (1)        Mr. Donagh O Shea

Female             (1)        Dr. Maura Clancy

Common           (1)        Mr. David Sims



Dept. Mechanical & Automobile Engineering: 

Common           (1)        Ms. Clodagh Moore

Common           (1)        Mr. Ciaran O Loughlin


Dept. of Information Technology: 

Male                 (1)        Mr. Patrick Donohue

Female             (1)        Ms. Jacqueline Humphries

Common           (1)        Mr. William Ward


Department of Applied Science: 

Male                 (1)        Mr. Billy Madden

Female             (1)        Dr. Elaine Raggett

Common           (1)        Dr. Siobhan Moane


Students Union Constituency: 

Common           (1)        Ms. Mairead Keogh

Female             (1)        Ms. Caoimhe Guinnane

Male                 (1)        Mr. Philip Desmond


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