Ms. Fionnuala O'Leary


Name Position Telephone E-mail
Ms. Fionnuala O'Leary School Manager 353 (0)21 490 3157


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

Responsibilities include:

  • Management of the School's financial and budgetary functions.
  • Executive responsibilty for the provision of administrative systems to support the School's teaching and research.
  • Working with the Head of School on a wide range of management and operational matters. 
  • Responsibility for leading and managing the School's administrative staff team. 
  • Managing local level HR functions such as part-time staff contracts and pay, studentships and scholarships.
  • Member of the SEC (School's Executive Management Committee)
  • Chair of the School's Finance Committee.  
  • Chair of the School's Risk Register Committee.
  • Manager of the School's Resource Library incl. staff recruitment.
  • Member of CACSSS College Executive Management Committee (2022-2025). 

School of Applied Social Studies

Staidéar Sóisialta Feidhmeach

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