Ms. Fionnuala O'Leary


Ms. Fionnuala O'Leary School Manager 353 (0)21 490 3157


Fionnuala O'Leary is the Manager of the School of Applied Social Studies and she is responsible for the administrative functions of the school.  She holds a Management Diploma from the Institute of Leadership & Management (UK).    

Responsibilities include:

  • Manager of the school's financial and budgetary functions.
  • Overall executive responsibilty for the provision of administrative systems to support the School's teaching and research.
  • Responsibility for leading and managing the School's administrative staff.
  • Working with the Head of School on a wide range of management matters.  
  • Managing HR functions at local level incl. part-time staff contracts and pay, studentships and scholarships.
  • Chair of the School's Finance Committee.
  • Member of the School's Executive (Management) Committee. 
  • Manager of the School's Resource Library incl. staff recruitment.
  • Chair of the School's Risk Register Committee. 
  • Member of the College Executive Management Committee of CACSSS from 2015 to 2018.

School of Applied Social Studies

Staidéar Sóisialta Feidhmeach

William Thompson House, Donovan's Road, Cork, Ireland.