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Dearbhail O'Callaghan



Dearbhail O’Callaghan completed a BA International, UCC and an MSc at the University of Edinburgh. Following her studies in Scotland, Dearbhail returned to Cork where she worked as Business Development Executive with the Irish Business & Employers Confederation (Ibec). In this role she represented employers on a wide variety of public sector boards and committees in the region, developing a strong network locally, nationally and internationally. Dearbhail then went on to the Cork Independent Newspaper Ltd where she worked as Business Manager before joining UCC in her current role as Work Placement Manager. A qualified Coach, Dearbhail works with undergraduate and postgraduate students, supporting them to secure challenging and interesting work placements as part of their studies. 


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Dearbhail O’Callaghan BA, MSc (Edin), PGCert MSc (She/Her)

Work Placement Manager, School of Society, Politics and Ethics

Room 2.48, O’Rahilly Building

CACSSS, University College Cork





Dearbhail O'Callaghan

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Work Placement Manager


MSc in Italian Literature - University of Edinburgh; BA (Joint Honours) Economics & Italian - University College Cork



Department of Government & Politics

Roinn Léann an Rialtais agus na Polaitíochta

2nd Floor, Block B, O'Rahilly Building, University College Cork, Republic of Ireland,