Ms Edel Kennedy


Edel Kennedy is the Interim Academic Secretary and Assistant Registrar. Edel is a graduate of University College Cork (BCL), and she is an experienced education and employment lawyer (14 years pqe) who worked with one of the leading law firms in Ireland for eleven years before joining UCC. Prior to taking on the Interim Academic Secretary Role, Edel was engaged as University Solicitor within UCC, with responsibility for Student Affairs.


Professional membership and related work

  • The Law Society of Ireland.
  • The Employment Law Association of Ireland.
  • Lecturing with the Law Society of Ireland, Education Law Diploma and Employment Law Diploma courses.
  • External Examiner in Education Law Diploma course.



Edel Kennedy

Contact Details:


Interim Academic Secretary and Assistant Registrar

Work Area:

Academic Affairs & Governance Deputy President and Registrar

Leas-Uachtarán agus Cláraitheoir/ Deputy President & Registrar

First Floor, West Wing, Main Quadrangle, UCC, T12 YN60