Dean of School

Prof. Ivan Perry



Vicky Murphy


T: +00353 21 420 5500


Prof John Browne

Prof. Patricia Kearney

Prof. Ella Arensman

Administrative Staff

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


Research and operations team:

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

Ms Bernadette Madden Personal Assistant to Professor Patricia M Kearney, Professor of Epidemiology

Ms Claire Collins Assistant Director for Networks and Knowledge Translation, SPHeRE Programme / SPHeRE Programme Administrator for UCC

Mr Bobby Henderson Research and Operations Administrator


Undergraduate and postgraduate programmes team:

Ms Michelle Syron Programmes Manager

Ms Tara O'Connell Senior Programmes Co-ordinator

Ms Emily Lynch Programmes Co-ordinator


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 Christie Godsmark


Dr. Sheena McHugh

Dr. Catherine Phillips

Dr. Seán Millar

Ms. Janice Sweeney

Dr. Darren Dahly

Dr Karen Matvienko-sikar

Dr. Brendan Palmer

Dr. Fiona Riordan


PhD Students in the School

Ms. Rebecca Dennehy

Ms. Shelly Chakraborty

Ms. Kate O Neill

Ms. Brenda Lynch

Ms. Susan Calnan

Ms. Emmy Racine

Ms. Niamh McGrath

Ms. Khawla Lamlum

Ms. Ruth Benson

Ms. Grace Cully

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 

Dr Dervla Hogan

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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