Dr Jorge Oliveira, Head of the School of Engineering & Architecture

Dr Jorge Oliveira has been nominated by the disciplinary Heads of the School of Engineering & Architecture. Below, they explain why Dr Oliveira is so deserving of this acknowledgement.


Dr Jorge Oliveira, Head of the School of Engineering & Architecture

"As disciplinary Heads of the School of Engineering and Architecture, and on behalf of our colleagues, we propose to recognise the incredible work and leadership that our Head of School, Dr Jorge Oliveira, has shown since the outbreak of the pandemic.

Jorge has been both inspirational and exceptional, not just through his work rate, but in the care he has demonstrated towards students and staff. 

He has reached above and beyond across a range of functions, including academic, administrative, technical and management, while working in a collegiate manner; always endeavouring to support our School, its stakeholders, and the wider university community."


How to nominate a UCC Hero/UCC Heroes:

Nominations can be made by any person with respect to an individual or team worthy of celebration as a UCC Hero or Heroes.

Submissions are to be emailed to traininganddevelopment@ucc.ie detailing:

1. 100 words explaining the contribution of the person/team during COVID-19

2. high-resolution photograph of the person/team

3. Contact details of the nominating staff member

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