Dean of School

Prof. Ivan Perry



Vicky Murphy


T: +00353 21 420 5500


Prof John Browne

Prof. Patricia Kearney

Prof. Ella Arensman

Administrative Staff

Declan Whelan-Curtin School Manager and Co-ordinator of the HRB Centre for Diet & Health Research

 Ms Vicky Murphy Personal Assistant to Professor Ivan Perry, Dean of the School

Ms Tara O'Connell Programme Administrator BSc Public Health/Medical Teaching

Ms Bernadette Madden Personal Assistant to Professor Patricia M Kearney, Research Professor

TBC - MSc Occupational Health/ Masters of Public Health Course Co-ordinator

Ms Michelle Syron Postgraduate Online Programmes Co-ordinator

Ms Claire Collins SPHeRE Programme Administrator / National Health Services Research Institute (NHSRI) Administrator

Ms Emily Lynch Placement Coordinator for the BSc in Public Health


Dr. Paul Beirne

Dr. Tony Fitzgerald

Dr. Birgit Greiner

Dr. Fiona MacLeod

Dr. Frances Shiely

Ms. Mary Cronin

Dr. Harry Comber

Dr. Catherine Conlon

Dr. Cliodhna Foley Nolan

Dr. Fiona M Ryan

Dr. Janas Harrington

Ms. Maura Smiddy 

Dr. Zubair Kabir

Dr. Paul Corcoran 

Dr. Orla Healy

Dr. Ina Kelly

Dr Anne Sheahan

Dr Mary T O'Mahony

Ms. Colette Cunningham

Dr Ali Khashan

Dr. Claire Buckley

Ms Fiona Barry

Dr John Gallagher

Prof Liz Keane


Dr. Sheena McHugh

Dr. Catherine Phillips

Dr. Seán Millar

Ms. Janice Sweeney

Dr. Darren Dahly

Ms Lisa Delaney

Dr Martin Davoren

Dr Karen Matvienko-sikar

Dr. Brendan Palmer

Dr. Emily Kelleher

PhD Students in the School

Ms. Maura Smiddy         

Ms Rebecca Dennehy

Ms Shelly Chakraborty

Ms Fiona Riordan

Ms Kate O Neill

Ms Brenda Lynch

Ms Caroline Hurley

Ms Susan Calnan

Ms. Emmy Racine

Ms. Niamh McGrath

Ms. Khawla Lamlum

Ms. Ruth Benson

Adjunct faculty

Prof. Kevin P Balanda

Dr. Harry Rutter

Dr. Fiona Geaney

Dr  Martin Davoren

Dr Conan Donnelly

Dr Elsa Droog    

Dr Mairead O'Connor 

Dr Anne-Marie O'Flynn 

Dr Sarah-Jo Sinnott 

Dr Orla Healy 

Food Choice at Work

Food Choice at Work (FCW) is the first spin-out company from the School of Public Health in UCC. See full details on the company and staff here.

School of Public Health

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